Tag Archives: Health Care

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4 Complications That May Arise from Diabetes

Diabetes is a serious disease that affects millions of people worldwide. In fact, the World Health Organization says that roughly 422 million people in the world have diabetes. Those diagnosed with it can effectively manage the disease by...

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Enough Physical Activity for Senior Mobility

A moderate physical activity program helps vulnerable seniors maintain their mobility. But of course, such a program must be tailored after the senior’s needs and health status. In a recent study, many frail seniors can still reap benefits...

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Tips in Helping Seniors Get Dressed

For individuals with limited mobility, dressing and undressing can be quite challenging and a source of frustration. For many, this is a simple part of their daily routine, but for seniors, when conditions like arthritis, Parkinson's, and...

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Four Benefits of Vacation to Seniors

The thought of traveling seems to be overwhelming. There are too many things to consider and something could go wrong. However, several studies show that going on vacation creates a huge benefit to seniors, especially for their health. Traveling...

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What Is Sundowning and How Does It Affect My Loved Ones?

Sundown syndrome, also known as sundowning, is a neurological phenomenon that is associated with increased confusion and restlessness in patients that are suffering from delirium or some type of dementia. Sundowning is also most commonly...

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What Benefits Does Reading to an Elderly Person Bring?

It is safe to say that every person loves to read. This doesn’t have to be physical books. Even reading newspapers or magazines can be a reading activity that some people love. So when we read to our elderly loved ones, we know that we are...

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