Seniors can greatly benefit from seeing a geriatric physician. This video offers good advice on when it is appropriate to start seeing a geriatric doctor and how to find one.
CNN World Report: Henny van Andel-Schipper was, until she died at 115 years and 3 months old, the oldest person alive in 2009! She says the secret to her long life is eating one raw herring every day with a glass of orange juice! Eating nutritious food is key to senior health 😉
This clip is from the Falls are Preventable DVD produced by the Health Promotion Service of the Central Coast Local Health District 2012.
This video offers some really good tips for caregivers and people living with someone who has dementia. Always Best Care utilizes many of these ideas in our caregiver training. These strategies can greatly reduce frustration and anxiety for both the caregiver and the person suffering with dementia.
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia. This video offers some interesting facts about what is actually happening in the brain of a person who has Alzheimer’s Disease.
What are the ways seniors can improve their nutrition? Assisted living Chef Milford Schofield offers key tips and suggestions for seniors and those concerned about their diet. Good nutrition can make a big impact on the quality of life for seniors.
Please excuse the poor quality of this video! It still offers some good insights and ideas on how to promote healthy sleep habits. Sleep is a very important aspect of senior health.