This is my personal experience of many wonderful, rewarding sometimes sad but mostly extremely happy years taking care of the Elderly person or Elderly people with compassion and respect. It meant that they still had their dignity and as much independence as possible.
Richard's mother (age 101) and sister agree that he is the most caring caregiver ever. They're his life, he says. His care is motivated by love. He is the model of a positive, efficient caregiver.
Alzheimer's Disease is the most devastating of all terminal illnesses in that it doesn't attack the body, but the mind; ultimately stealing away a person's memories and identity. This is a look inside one singular moment of an adult daughter's struggle with her father's decline into dementia and...
There is a negative bias against the elders of our society. Not only is this harmful to elderly people but to the young as well.
Whether you are managing or working in a care home, or are a relative looking for a suitable home for your loved one, it is vital to consider what choices are being offered to the residents or service users of the home. A lack of choices about day to day living can have a very negative effect on a...
..Before we started caring for my parents,my Mother and father were already telling everyone that they knew, unbeknown to me, but I found that out later, they were coming to live with us and that I was to....
Care of the elderly is not as easy as it sounds. Most people seem to think that food,shelter and medical help are all the elderly need. These may not even be as important to elderly people as their other needs are.. here are some tips in caring for the elderly.
This article is about caring for your disabled elderly relative and your home. The various considerations in making this decision are discussed.
How can we protect our elderly relatives when they are in the care of others?
This article describes the process of floral arrangement research on senior citizens. Learn about the study methods adopted and applied, and why the conclusions were made.