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COVID-19

Tips To Make Mask Wearing Easy, Safe Especially For Elders

Article spreads the utilization of oils to lessen mask irritation for the long term while upholds the advantages of adding oil drops to different masks similar to my eucalyptus oil, which is helpful for lungs and health. But some more research is needed before adding a couple of drops of Eucalyptus, lavender, peppermint, or different […]

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Mental Health

Top Questions About Geriatric Mental Health Answered

Aging affects not only physical health conditions but mental as well. It is found that elderly people are more prone to suffer from anxiety, depression, and other severe mental health conditions. We as a family should care about the overall wellbeing of our elders that covers a broad spectrum of mental health conditions as well. […]

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Care Services Pain Management

Back Pain in Old Age

Back pain is any kind of discomfort that the person feels in his/her spine Back pain is any discomfort that the person feels in their spine or back. This discomfort can range from minor to very severe. Back pain is one of the most common problems observed in any age group and every part of […]

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Dementia

All About Dementia

Dementia is described as a group of symptoms affecting cognitive functions of the body, which interfere in one’s daily life. The most common symptom for it involves memory loss which is especially noticed by spouse or anyone near and dear. Gradually this symptom starts affecting day-to-day activities. For example, the person may not be able […]

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Care Services

Fall At Home: A Serious Concern for Elderly

As people age, their balance and joint movement sense start to suffer. Poor balance, falls and stumbles are among the most common for the elderly in this age. Every third person aged 60 and over who lives in the community falls at home each year in India. Falls are the leading cause of injury-related prolonged […]

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Depression

Depression in Elderly

Depression is not just feeling sad, uneasy or stressed about something. It is a serious disorder that needs immediate treatment. As one ages, they are more prone to getting impacted with depression. Thus, depression is said to be a common disorder among older adults but it is NOT normal. However, causes of depression in the elderly […]

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Technology

Remote Patient Monitoring : Contact-less, but connected, Healthcare

In today’s digital era, where everyone is connected digitally in some way or the other, the healthcare industry is not lacking behind. Connected health devices and remote patient monitoring technologies are revolutionizing the healthcare industry with respect to the digital transformation, bringing more efficiency and effectiveness diagnosis and treatment of patients. Social distancing and minimum […]

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Active Ageing

Lifestyle Changes Needed After Stroke

As we all know, lifestyle modification can lead to improvements in hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, obesity, glucose metabolism in diabetics, and more. But, did we know that these are, in turn, associated with decreased risk for cardiovascular disease and death, making lifestyle changes for heart attack and stroke prevention after 65 years is of utmost importance. Let’s […]