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Memory games for seniors

When your parents reach retirement age, the best thing you can do for them is to make them happy while simultaneously challenging their minds and improving their daily lives. There a few things you can do to achieve that, like introducing them to entertaining brain and memory games.
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Why pets are good for elderly?

Decline in physical health in older age is often recognized quickly. Unfortunately, we often underestimate the mental health of a senior. Your loved one is prone to feel a deep loneliness, especially when their closest friends have passed and when their adult children don't visit as often as they used to. However, there is one source of comfort that brings a tremendous amount of warmth and joy to a senior's life – having a pet.
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Lack of appetite in the Elderly

Many seniors may struggle during meal time. Eating is a struggle due to various health conditions. It can also suppress the appetite. What can you do to combat lack of appetite in the elderly?
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Care home or private care for elderly at home?

When your loved one needs support in order to live safely, those are the two main care services you’re going to look into. How can you decide what is the better option for your elderly parent?
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How grandparents are important in our life?

The most important life lesson we learn not in school, but from our ageing parents. Knowing that patience is a virtue, making time for what matters most and learning to value human interaction are only a few things that grandparents can teach you.
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Dementia activities and games

How to keep someone with dementia busy? How dementia affects activities of daily living? Those question often loom large in carers mind. We are here to resolve any doubts by giving you some examples of free activities for dementia patients.
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Everything you need to know about elderly care

The time may come when changes in physical and mental health will lead to decline in the standard of life. We have to be aware of how the process of ageing is affecting them and what we can do to meet their needs, which will be ever-changing.
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One to one care for dementia patients

Dementia is a neurological disease affecting the brain and causing the rapid decline of cognitive function. Your elderly loved one may have troubles with memory, thinking and eventually they won't be able to perform daily activities. What does one to one care for dementia patients look like?
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Mental health needs of the elderly

The studies have shown that the majority of cases of depression in old age have their root in loneliness. It is important to recognize the need for mental health care for elderly. How to ensure that the comfort of elderly loved one life does not decrease over the years?
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How to deal with elderly parents

Dealing with parents anger every day would exhaust anyone. Older people suffering from dementia can be abusive and irrational, however this situation is not hopeless. We have some useful tips for coping with elderly parents who behave badly.