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To Correct or to Accept: Responding to Dementia's Delusions
by Susan Friedrich, RN One of the most difficult aspects of dementia is that in its later stages, it not only robs the person of their memory, it often causes the person to lose their sense of what is real and what is not real. This can be sad and frightening for the individual's family and friends who don't know how to react to their loved one's hallucinations, delusions and odd flights of imagination. In this situation, it is common to ask, "Should I remind my loved one that they have dementia and that what they are imagining, seeing or hearing is not real?" In Validation Therapy for Dementia: Calming or Condescending? on the AgingCare.com website, author Carol Bradley Bursack writes "Most people's initial reactions to an off-the-wall remark are to refute or…
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When it comes to providing senior citizens with the best care and assistance, we are always looking for ways to improve. By connecting home care agencies with the highest-quality health care professionals, we are ensuring that seniors’ needs are truly being met. One topic that often arises when it comes to live-in, part-time, and full-time care, is the issue of nutritional needs. What types of food are best suited for the elderly? What can they eat to help ensure their health and longevity?
5 Tips for Managing Your Beauty Business
Now that you have completed your cosmetology training, you are ready to take the beauty world by storm. With your professional license in hand, the new focus shifts toward creating a fierce, new business for yourself Jumpstart building your dream business and becoming a successful beauty professional with these five tips 1. Focus on building relationships. There might come a time when you will want to become your own boss. Consider all of your options—working as an assistant in a high-traffic salon could help you start building your clientele. Start by talking with other beauty professionals that you work with to get a sense of the industry. Figure out what works, so you can be on…
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I recently ran into two good friends of mine, an older couple who had moved away from the cold Idaho winters to the warmth of Arizona. I asked about their move, as they told me they now lived farther away …
Top four health concerns for seniors and how to prevent them
By Steve Guntli According to WebMD, the most-visited medical reference site on the Internet, the following afflictions are some of the most common concerns for senior citizens as they grow older. Making an effort to live a healthier lifestyle can lead to a longer, healthier and happier life. Obesity According to the Centers for Disease…
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