to the global pandemic caused by Coronavirus (Covid-19), many families are
forced to practice self-isolation. With self-isolation comes the concern for
family members and their well being. Those with elderly parents or senior
grandparents are more concerned because the elderly are more vulnerable
Who is at higher risk of contracting the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19)?
Elderly and senior citizens are more vulnerable to this virus and some people are at higher risk of getting very sick from this illness. This includes:
Older adultsPeople who
How does Adaptive Clothing Provide a Hygienic Solution for Dressing the Elderly?
With the number of Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on the rise, the need for easy dressing solutions is greater than ever. Whether your loved one is at home or in
Miranda Ferrier started her career as a Personal Support Worker, and now works for PSW regulations and rights as president of OPSWA.
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What steps can caregivers take to make post-operative care and experience better?
Getting surgery done is a stressful decision despite the positive outcomes it can bring. For seniors, it is even more difficult because of slow healing and increased risk
Assisted living facilities are a senior living alternative for those with few assistance needs with their daily living and care. Typically, they don't require the intensive medical and nursing care provided in a nursing home. Despite the great advantages of