Signs of Dementia, Spot Them Early

Signs of Dementia, Spot Them Early

Dementia is an illness affecting the brain, leading to memory loss and declining mental and cognitive abilities. Losing oneself is extremely traumatic and spotting the signs of dementia early can help us to slow its progression and relieve stress on ourselves and our...
Communicating with a Dementia Parent

Communicating with a Dementia Parent

As both caregiver and child of a dementia parent, responding to dementia symptoms and their changing behaviour is extremely stressful, especially since their cognitive abilities are affected (memory, language, reasoning, and more), and mum or dad may find it hard to...
Which Elder Care Service Should You Choose?

Which Elder Care Service Should You Choose?

Caregiver burnout happens. This isn’t great when mum and dad still need to be cared for. If you’re looking for extra help and are trying to figure out which elder care service to choose, start here. We break down three types of elder care services in Singapore – day...
Home Physiotherapy – Benefits and What To Expect

Home Physiotherapy – Benefits and What To Expect

Home physiotherapy is great for those who need physical therapy but are not mobile or don’t have family available to bring them to appointments. We explain what to expect with home physiotherapy and its benefits. What is Physiotherapy? Physiotherapy is the use of...
Caring Through the 7 Dementia Stages

Caring Through the 7 Dementia Stages

My grandfather contracted dementia in his 70s. At first, he seemed fine – just an occasional forgetfulness and absentminded pacing around the house. He still remembered to take his medication, and his signature chuckle regularly appeared. Then, he started to progress...
Physiotherapy 101 – All You Need To Know

Physiotherapy 101 – All You Need To Know

What Do Physiotherapists Do? Physiotherapy is the use of touch and equipment to help people overcome movement problems. Physiotherapists are healthcare professionals trained to help people move when they are unwell or in recovery from Stroke, Parkinson’s, spinal pain,...
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