7 Reasons why Dentures are Essential for the Elderly

Losing an adult tooth at old age is a way of life and many will not care for a replacement thinking tooth-loss will cause no harm. Here is why this way of thinking causes wrong! A 70-year bedridden person with no major health complication has lost weight for no apparent reason and the bewildered family…

Hygiene at Hospital vs Home

It’s not exaggerating to say ‘Home is Everyone’s Favourite Place on Earth’. Children and Elderly will be more attached to home than any other age group. The scenario will be like as a child everyone loves home. As they become adults, the connection between them and home slightly shudders. It becomes strong again during old…

Tips to keep fit in old age

Aging is a continuous biologic process that inevitably affects every cell, tissue and organ of our body and slows down the function and working of body and may also affect our physical, emotional and mental well being. The best way to embrace old age is by staying active and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The physical…

B12 Deficiency, everything you need to know about it

Vitamin B12 also known as Cyanocobalamin is one of the eight, B vitamins and is water soluble in nature which makes its elimination easier by the body. Also, it cannot be synthesised by human body, making humans dependent on the dietary supplements for fulfilling its requirement in the body. Being water soluble and inability to be…

Why is Home Healthcare Better than Hospitalization?

We don’t need any introduction to the hospitals as either on regular basis or rarely, but we visit them. Hospital visits can be of a big challenge for any age group but for seniors it would be a strenuous task. Addressing this particular issue of the elderly, healthcare services for seniors at the comfort of…

Common Eye Problems in Elderly Face

Elderly people are a blessing to every family. This maxim has been realized definitely by every government across the globe more than a family. As an impact of this realization  elderly people are honoured with the status of senior citizens and offered senior citizen benefits. Senior citizen benefits mainly cover healthcare, of course travel, pensions…

Leading an Active Life as a Senior Citizen

Being active is more important for a senior citizen – in all aspects of life. Leading the life in an engaging way and developing such attitude is the key to getting old as slow as possible. A healthy approach towards life increases the life span. It’s not a rocket science to learn and follow that…

Expert Tips to Manage Asthma at Home

Asthma is unfortunately, one of those illnesses which don’t have a cure; but the good news is that the signs and symptoms of asthma can be controlled and managed in several ways. Though Asthma medications and inhalers are the common options, this condition can be managed at home by making a few changes in your…

Choose Home Healthcare to Prevent Medication Errors

One of the most common and risky problems faced by the elders are medication errors. Faced with this situation, it is ideal to have a nursing and attender care service for the elderly. These people are professionals who are responsible for assisting your elders in their medication, in addition to offering them an invaluable company…

Independence during Golden Years

It is true that over the year’s health care services all over the world have gone through a massive change and these days, with the help of the most advanced and sophisticated mechanisms, the most lethal of ailments can be treated. It is important to mention in this context that when it comes to health…

Simple Dietary Changes Seniors Can Make to Live Healthier Lives

Healthy eating is the crux of our existence. To maintain energy and a good quality of life, adequate nutrition is essential. A healthy diet and a healthy lifestyle are necessary at all ages, but as we age the nutritional requirements change due to the changes happening in our physical and mental body. Changes that occur…

Common Geriatric Problems and Tips for Healthy Ageing

It is well known that as we age medical problems are inevitable and they are treatable and some conditions are non treatable which require only rehabilitation therapies. The most common problems found among geriatric patients are, Alzheimers and Dementia: Loss of memory is one of the general issues that are found in old aged people….