October 202201
Aislamiento y la soledad en la vejez
Posted By : Melissa Ford

El aislamiento social se refiere a una persona que no tiene mucho contacto con otras personas. La soledad es la sensación de sentirse sólo " incluso cuando se está acompañado. No todas las personas que…

October 202201
Andaderas para personas mayores
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Muchas personas mayores necesitan apoyo para caminar. Hay diferentes tipos de andaderas para distintas necesidades. El doctor, el fisioterapeuta u otro tipo de proveedor de atención médica pueden ayudar a escoger la andadera más apropiada…

October 202201
14 Dementia behaviors in the elderly
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Dementia behaviors in the elderly. It is common for people with dementia to behave in ways that are hard for the caregiver, such as being angry a lot, pacing, or not wanting to connect with…

October 202201
Testing for Dementia in older people
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Testing for Dementia in older people. In the early stages of dementia, many people often don't know there is anything wrong. Many think memory problems are a normal part of aging. Or, they might realize…

October 202201
Dementia and unmet needs
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Dementia and unmet needs. Over time, persons living with dementia can find it hard to tell others what they need. They may show frustration about needs that are unmet. They may wander, hit, or refuse…

October 202201
Lossing of urine control and Dementia
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Lossing of urine control and Dementia. Losing control of urine is called incontinence. It is common when people have dementia. It often gets worse as dementia gets worse. Sometimes people with dementia wet their pants…

October 202201
Rango de movimiento en adultos mayores
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Rango de movimiento en adultos mayores. El rango de movimiento se refiere a qué tan bien una persona puede mover las articulaciones en el cuerpo. La mayoría de las personas pierden el rango de movimiento…

October 202201
Range of Motion in Older Adults
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Range of Motion in Older Adults. Range of motion is how well someone can move the joints in their body. Most people lose some range of motion as they get older. Some reasons for this…