This in-depth guide is divided into 8 sections with step-by-step guidance to help you make home as safe as possible for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Topics include: Ensuring safety inside the home, handling social events, communicating effectively, and preparing for emergency situations.
As we age, most of us will experience bodily changes that affect how we sleep. These changes often become more pronounced later in life, and the effects may be influenced by chronic illness or the side effects of prescription medication. As a result, sleep problems and disorders are relatively common among seniors.
This reading list provides links to and summaries of a variety of open source resources related to age friendly communties (AFC). Topics covered include AFC and the health of older adults, dementia friendly communities, housing options for older adults, community planning, resources to plan, implement and evaluate AFC initiatives, and more. 4 pages.
We have designed our homepage to be the first step towards understanding mesothelioma and taking control of your or a loved one’s mesothelioma diagnosis. We understand that there is much to learn, with a wide variety of topics, that is why we have come up and created a way to offer you all the information you may need, in the most simplistic way possible.
This medical travel insurance site provides insight and tips on things to consider when travelling as a diabetic such as what to pack and airport security. It also contains information on other useful links and how to keep safe.
This reading list provides links to and summaries of a variety of open source resources related to elder abuse. Topics covered include forms of elder abuse, supportive resources, screening, interventions and best practice resources. 2 pages. Last reviewed May 2017.