5 Steps to make Home Elder Friendly
Caring for elderly is not only challenging, but also an extremely rewarding job. At Radiant Home Health Services, our trained staffs put in their heart and soul in taking care of your parents & grand-parents. Having cared for thousands of elderly through several years, we have come to realise that the lives of senior citizens can be made much easier through a few hacks to make the home more elder-friendly which will help them to carry out their day to day tasks on their own...
Age is just a number when it comes to keeping yourself fit
Getting fit doesn't mean we have to spend a lot on the gym, it only requires a routine workout plan and time allocation. There are countless studies that prove the significant health benefit associated with exercise, and it becomes more essential for the elders.Regular physical activity helps improve mental and physical health both of which will helps elders to maintain their independence....
First Aid Care for Elderly
“Prevention is better than cure”, but at times the only available option is "cure" and it is good to be prepared for such emergency especially with elderly at home. With age catching up problems such as Thin Skin, Brittle Bones, Slower movements and a lot of discomfort dominate the body. In caring for the elderly, the caretakers need to be more responsible and cautious...
Caring elders at home
Eldercare means considering a family member's emotional, mental and physical well-being. They play an important role in shaping our lives. It won't be wrong to say that most of the elders worked hard all their lives to upbringing their children. Hence it is necessary for family members to take care of elders to get a stress-free and secure retired life....
Emotional care for the elderly
Emotional support is imperative for older patients as a vehicle for better health and is proven to aid with depression. Studies also show that nurses in an elderly home care setting fail when it comes to providing emotional support. One specific study on the subject showed that the goal of emotional support was to try and relieve the patient from their emotions so they are able to cope with everyday life.
5 essentials for seniors to stay happy and healthy as they age
Several studies show that an active mind and an energetic lifestyle contribute greatly to living a happy and fulfilling life. But for many older adults and senior citizens staying physically active, mentally stimulated and socially engaged can sometimes prove challenging. However, the second half of your life is not the end! Here are a few habits your seniors at home (or yourself) can practice to ensure their golden years are thriving.
Reasons to maintain social distance from elderly people in this pandemic situation
COVID-19 and its ensuing pandemic have dramatically shifted the way we interact with one another. While modern medicine grapples with finding a vaccine, one of the surest ways of reducing or spreading the risk of COVID-19 is social distancing. Many cities and countries around the world have even called for a strict period of self-isolation to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, and it looks like social distancing will be around for a while.