Month: May 2020

What does it mean to have a luxury senior living in India?

What does it mean to have a luxury senior living in India?

A typical middle-class person works hard all his/her life as an employee, or building a business is an extremely difficult business environment of India. One pays taxes of approximately 30% of his/her earnings to the government, survives in 40 % of his/her salary, and saves 30% for his/her retirement on an average. In this 40% […]

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 in India

Dementia Care in India

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 in India

Geriatric care in India

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 […]