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Hospice Care

Hospice Care

Hospice is a care plan to support a terminally- ill elder. To undergo this care plan, an elder must have less than six months to live as certified by a physician. The elder’s diagnosis could include cancer, renal failure, emphysema, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or any other terminal condition. In a Hospice, trained care teams provide […]

Dementia Care

Dementia Care

What is Dementia? As per World Health Organization (WHO), Dementia is a syndrome usually of a chronic or progressive nature in which there is deterioration in cognitive function (i.e. the ability to process thought) beyond what might be expected from normal ageing. It affects memory, thinking, orientation, comprehension, calculation, learning capacity, language, and judgement. Consciousness […]

Geriatric care

Geriatric care

Geriatrics is specialized care for elderlies with different medical problems and complex issues. As people get older, they undergo a lot of changes like physical, identity, familial, emotional, and cognitive (mobility, memory, sleeping pattern, behavior, visual, and hearing impairment). Elders suffering from cognitive challenges undergo serious personality changes; at this point, they need care and […]

Holistic Care In Seniors

Holistic Care In Seniors

Importance of Holistic care in seniors Holistic care means the overall well-being of an individual including his/her physical, emotional and psychological well-being. This term is widely used in healthcare but is still uncommon in our society. Most families do not understand its importance and ask only for physical assistance for their loved ones. Very often, […]

About Dementia

About Dementia

Dementia refers to a variety of diseases that affect the brain. It causes a decline in their level of functioning and thinking. This risk of getting dementia increases as one gets older but it is not a part of normal aging.Dementia can make a person’s life difficult but is manageable with appropriate medications and support. […]