Articles for February 2015

How to Prepare your Elderly to a Senior Home Care Facility

How to Prepare your Elderly to a Senior Home Care Facility

Senior retirement is a milestone in a person’s life that revolves around the concept of making the elderly feel comfortable, cared for, secured and valued. In this stage of life, it is imperative to provide essential care that focuses on improving the health and preserving the dignity and self worth of a person. A person tends to become more sensitive as he or she ages. Hypersensitivity does not only involve physical health but also the emotional aspect of a person. If not given due consideration, the physiological condition may be prone to health risks, so as the emotion. Together with ageing comes a “hyper emotional sensitivity” tendency as well. There are several factors that may lead to this shift. According to studies, the feeling of loneliness can be one. It is brought about by social disconnection, the passing of a loved one and the lessening attention that their significant others give to them.

Senior Living Options for Your Loved Ones

Senior Living Options for Your Loved Ones

The children of aging parents often find it hard to convince them to move to a senior living facility when circumstances demand so. It becomes difficult to even think of moving and leaving to senior homes, for elderly parents who have been living in their homes for a long time. With changed housing needs and health, senior parents consider moving to a senior apartment which offers a variety of services at a reasonable cost.

10 Tips to Building Self Esteem

10 Tips to Building Self Esteem

One time after breaking up with my fiancée, I went down on an emotional slump that ideally was draining every part of my confidence. Every morning I would wake up to a world of worries, I felt like every eye that came my way was simply ridiculing me. But when I joined an ideal support group I was finally saved by their counselling sessions to regaining my esteem back in these ways.