How to Slow Memory Loss in Elderly Parents


The process of ageing often comes with some form of mental decline, such as memory loss. The rate at which that mental decline progresses depends on several factors, such as the measures taken to counter that decline. This article discusses some of the things that you can do to slow down the rate at which your elderly parent loses his or her memory. Regular Reading Get a collection of reading materials, such as novels and short stories, that your elderly parent is interested in.

24 January 2018

Why Doctor House Calls Are Good for Elderly Patients


Several reasons exist justifying why you should consider asking a doctor to make house calls in order to attend to your elderly family member. This article discusses some of the key reasons why such visits would be beneficial to that patient. Lower Mobility Risks Elderly people usually suffer from reduced mobility. It can therefore be very risky for them to leave the home in order to go to the doctor's office for medical attention.

22 January 2018