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A Tale of the Lost Grandmom

We have always heard of how unfortunate it would be for elders to live alone- far from their children and their grandchildren. But have we ever tried to see things through the eyes of the grandchildren who miss their grandmothers … Continue reading

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How hard is it living with Alzheimer’s?

What is Alzheimer’s Disease? According to National Institute on Aging, “Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually the ability to carry out the simplest tasks.” The disease affects the brain … Continue reading

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Depression and the Elderly: Is Your Loved One at Risk?

Depression is a deep phenomenon that is often undetected. But it is basically a feeling of extreme sadness and a sense of hopelessness. What about when it comes to the elderly? Actually, studies show that depression among the elderly population … Continue reading

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Major Body Changes When You Age

One Care Companion’s guide to what to you need to know about aging and coping with its challenges When people age, your body age as well. Be that as it may, you can still enjoy aging if you understand what’s … Continue reading

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One Care Companion: Laugh often, Live longer!

One of the best feelings in the whole world is when one laughs. After hearing a joke and giggling from such one-liner, you could escape from your problems even just for a short while. But laughter does not only provide … Continue reading

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You Won’t Believe What Loneliness Can Do

Feeling alone and isolated has a subtle effect to mostly older people. There are a number of reasons why people can be lonely: Sickness Death Unemployment / Retirement Disability Weakness According to Age UK, more than 2 million people in … Continue reading

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