Autoimmune diseases can result in conditions like lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s disease, and ulcerative colitis. While experts are still unsure why autoimmune diseases occur, treatment options are available. We outline key symptoms of autoimmune diseases and its many treatments.
Seniors are susceptible to neuromuscular diseases, affecting their movement and causing muscle strains. Conditions include motor neuron disorders, neuropathies, and neuromuscular junction. While most neuromuscular diseases are treatable, some are more severe than others.
Responsive behaviours are typical in patients with dementia and can be difficult to manage. Careful steps must be taken to ensure seniors feel safe and secure during sudden outbursts. We share a few strategies for families and caregivers to help manage responsive behaviours.
Weaker eyesight and lack of coordination at old age make seniors more susceptible to falls. Caregivers should take precautionary measures to prevent loved ones from falling and sustaining serious injuries. We share a few practices that can improve posture and reduce the risk of falls.
Seniors often experience memory loss, leading to distress and confusion. Making simple changes to your loved ones diet, exercise regimen, and overall lifestyle can boost memory and prevent cognitive decline. We consider a few key strategies to help seniors manage memory loss.
Coronary artery disease can be managed with prescribed medicine and lifestyle changes. While surgery is required for severe cases, most symptoms can be alleviated by following a coronary artery disease care plan. We outline key treatment options and best practices to reduce risk.
Obese seniors can lower their risk of developing life-threatening diseases by working with a medical expert to devise weight-loss routines. Proper hydration, a healthy diet, and regular exercise are just a few weight-loss strategies. We explore these practices in depth to promote healthy living.
Kidney disease and hypertension at old age can cause serious health concerns and lead to more severe conditions such as cardiovascular disease, if left unchecked. We consider a few techniques to help manage kidney disease and minimize the development of harmful symptoms.
Seniors may find it challenging to take their prescribed medication as a result of some physical condition or negative past experience. We consider a few key strategies that caregivers can implement to reduce anxiety and make administering medicine a more pleasant experience.
Most seniors are affected by hearing loss. Live-in Caregivers must take necessary steps to maintain effective communication with loved ones in order to provide optimal care. We outline key strategies to assist seniors in communicating more effectively.