28 C
Lagos
Thursday, February 20, 2020
- Advertisement -

TAG

Elderly

7 Tips for Seniors Who Live Alone

While assisted living centers for seniors are helpful and give quality care, some people prefer to stay in their homes and take care of...

Study assesses quality of life among adults in India with mild-to-moderate CKD

A new study indicates that even early stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD) can negatively impact individuals' quality of life. The findings, which appear...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Rising in the Elderly

As you grow older, it does not automatically mean that you no longer have any interest in sex. It is common for people to...

Can EU Countries Work Together to Care for Their Elderly?

European societies are ageing. In 1950, only 12% of the European population was over age 65. Today the share has already doubled, and projections...

Healthy Practices to Avoid Age-Related Diseases

Certain ailments, like diabetes, heart disease, and osteoarthritis, tend to come up later in life. Heredity, environment, and socioeconomic status come into play in...

Elderly Care: Nursing Home, Assisted Living or In-Home Care?

When you’re young it doesn’t even occur to you that one day you might be pondering over these options. Maybe your parents are becoming...

Most Common Injury Types in Elderly People

Falling down might be the scariest thing for the elderly and it usually happens during the cold season, when everything freezes. It’s the time when...

Types of Eldercare – Your Options for a Dignified Old Age

Eldercare is the care provided to senior citizens when they are physically incapable of taking care of themselves and living alone. This care is inevitable,...

The Latest Trends in Assisted Living Facilities

Assisted living facilities are designed to be an ideal resource for aging individuals who may retain some level of independence, but are beginning to...

Future-Facing: Preparing Your Body for Older Age

Preparing yourself for older age is no simple task. It means that you need to make changes in your life now, to create a...

Featured Posts

Kenya: AG, Health CS to Face Senate Team Over Cancelled Sh4.9 Billion Contract

Attorney-General Paul Kihara and Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki are today expected to face the Senate ad hoc committee to explain the circumstances that...

Young People Dropping Private Health Hurts Insurers Most, Not Public Hospitals

Young Australians are abandoning private health insurance in droves. And the overall decline in the percentage of the population with private coverage is continuing. New...

Congo-Kinshasa: DR Congo Ebola Outbreak Still an International Public Health Concern

The Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) remains an international public health concern, experts meeting in Geneva concluded...

Nigeria: Lagos Dismisses Report of Coronavirus in Gowon Estate

Lagos State government has dismissed the rumoured suspicion of cases of the Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Gowon Estate. The Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi,...

Outbreaks Like Coronavirus Start in and Spread From the Edges of Cities

Emerging infectious disease has much to do with how and where we live. The ongoing coronavirus is an example of the close relationships between...

Nigeria: Coronavirus – Lagos Places Hotels, Resorts Under Surveillance

The Lagos State Government has placed hotels and other resort centres in parts of the state on active surveillance to closely monitor visitors, travellers...

3 Steps to Maintain Your Nails “In the Pink”

Having healthy and well-maintained nails is not only essential for your own self, in fact, it adds supreme charm to your overall outlook and...

The Importance Of Morse Code In Medicine

A 79-year-old English woman was injured in a fall and suffered severe brain damage. She was unable to move or speak but she could...

The Perfect Food for Hormone Imbalance, Anxiety, Energy, Sleep, and Libido

Maca Powder is definitely a magnificent blend fibre, carbohydrates & minerals consumed by the Incan warriors just before battle. This superfood helped increase their combat...

Does Hypnosis Really Work?

People have now been using hypnosis for thousands  of years. It was used by the early Egyptians as a  medical treatment and has been...
- Advertisement -