HOLD THE AGE SERVICES

Hold The Age Services Apart from running a blog to enlighten everyone on issues related to old age, other services rendered are: Retirement Seminars Caregivers training Consultancy services Setting up Old people’s home Managing loneliness among older people Recreational activities for old people Befriending a grandma/ grandpa   DeeGee is here to serve you!

ATHEROSCLEROSIS

Atherosclerosis What to know about atherosclerosis By Joseph Nordqvist Reviewed by Daniel Murrell, MD What is atherosclerosis? Symptoms Treatment Causes Arteriosclerosis vs. atherosclerosis Complications Risk factors Atherosclerosis is a condition where the arteries become narrowed and hardened due to a buildup of plaque around the artery wall. It is also known as arteriosclerotic vascular disease. The […]

MUSINGS

I have been thinking about what to share today for the past 4 days and I can’t come up with any. So, today I will be sharing one of my thoughts that I typed on my phone on my birthday in November 2017.   Musings 1 I have worked with children especially babies as I […]

Why Your Ill Loved One Fools the Doctor and What to Do About It

Why Your Ill Loved One Fools the Doctor and What to Do About It BY CAROL BRADLEY BURSACK | Last Updated 2.13.2018 A frequent problem expressed among caregivers is that their aging loved ones aren’t truthful with their doctors. At home, they may gripe about intense pain or exhibit memory problems and accuse family members of theft […]

AGEING AND MY MOM

My mom’s birthday is this week and I made this thread on Twitter last year while studying for my Masters in Gerontology and Ageing Studies.   Ageing And Iya Jade   This was the type of car that did all my primary school rounds Plus, all the extra lessons and extracurricular activities, you can think of […]

HEALTH PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH OLD AGE

Health Problems Associated With Old Age Growing Old has its challenges and there are different diseases associated with old age. The A-Z of health challenges will be listed here and in the following months, I will be informing you on each of them from experts and various online sources. Here we go: Atherosclerosis Balance Disorders […]

20 Warning Signs That an Elder is an Unsafe Driver

20 Warning Signs That an Elder is an Unsafe Driver BY MARLO SOLLITTO We’ve all heard the stories: An elderly woman hits the accelerator instead of the brakes and crashes into a building. A 90-year-old man backs his Cadillac onto a sidewalk and hits 10 people. Driving helps older adults stay mobile and independent, but the […]