June 26, 2017
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Social engagement to be scheduled as a priority for elder

Social engagement to be scheduled as a priority for elder Social Isolation and Loneliness are major health risks. They are not as same as medical health […]
May 25, 2017
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From the Diary of a Dementia Survivor

Do and Don’ts from the Diary of a Dementia Survivor     In general terms, as discussed in the blogs previously, Dementia is severe decline in […]
May 7, 2017

Making way for the unexpected, yet preventing known for Old, aging wisely

Older men and women have always been prone to physical injury by falls and fractures. Specially, with decline in levels of calcium and vitamin D this […]
April 14, 2017
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Care, warmth and regards three different feelings on the love trajectory

Elder abuse and neglect are the commonest of all the problems faced by many elderly, aging people. Neglect is a failure to care and nurture. Abuse […]
March 15, 2017
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Life’s fag end and when there is no one around to be feel the wrinkles

When you know that you have no more time on Earth, that’s when you want to do everything and want to undo a lot of things. […]
February 20, 2017
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Understanding Dementia

Dementia is the term for when a person’s thinking skills and memory deteriorates to the point of interfering in their daily life. It usually occurs in […]
February 20, 2017
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Fighting against Harmful Social Stigmas

The population of people over sixty in India is the fastest growing demographic in the world. This leads to a common concern: the concern that many […]
December 30, 2016
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Assisted Living Homes vs Living at Home for Seniors

Why Assisted Living ? Approximately 20% of seniors over 80 years old are affected by dementia. These elders are often not only anxious and depressed but […]
December 30, 2016
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Seniors and Safety Concerns

How safe our elders are at home alone? When our parents are at home alone, we always caution them to follow basic precautions in order to […]
December 30, 2016
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How to care for aging parents with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

Someone said, “Home is not a place it’s a feeling” and I totally agree to it. And it may be very true for loved ones affected […]