dementia

5 Precautions to take if you have elderly at home

The elderly are weak and have no less strength even to stand on their own. Therefore they need the full-time assistance of either their loved ones which can be their children, friends or relatives or any caregiver. Having elderly at home brings lots of responsibility on you. To perform their daily tasks, they need help. It is important for them to have a responsible person around them who can take

9 lifestyle changes can cut dementia risk

One third of dementia cases can be prevented with some basic lifestyle changes and better education during childhood, a study published in The Lancet said Thursday. Nearly 50 million people around the world suffer from dementia and Alzheimer’s according to the latest estimates. This figure could balloon to 132 million by 2050. The nine factors which damage the brain notably include hearing loss, obesity and smoking, the study found. “Our

Assistive Technology For The Elders Infographic

Living in eldery years is very challenging. We are going weak and not strong like young age. Nowaday there’s many assistive technology to help eldery. Read this infographic below :- Source :-  HomeCarePlus Other Infographic on Dementia Infographic : Dementia, One Size Does Not Fit All Infographic :Dementia Growing Epidemic

Infographic : Dementia, One Size Does Not Fit All

Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life. Dementia describes a group of symptoms affecting memory, thinking and social abilities severely enough to interfere with daily functioning. It become increase and is expected to more than triple by 2010. One of the rarest forms of dementia is called Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease. Only one in one million people are diagnosed with it

Dementia

Do you know about dementia? It is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe enought to interfere with daily life. One of common dementia problem is memory loss especially Alzheimer . It’s an overall term that describes a wide range of symptoms associated with a decline in memory or other thinking skills severe enough to reduce a person’s ability to perform everyday activities. It  is not a single