HappyElderCare: Blog HappyElderCare: Blog https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/ Copyright by HappyElderCare en HappyElderCare Sat, 10 Jun 2023 06:28:56 -0400 Using Psychological Principles in Real-World Settings: The Impact of Applied Psychology Image Source Introduction: Psychology, the study of the mind and behavior, holds tremendous power when applied to real-world settings. While psychology has traditionally focused on understanding human behavior and mental processes, applying psychological principles in practical contexts has become increasingly valuable. From improving]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/using-psychological-principles-in-real-world-settings-the-impact-of-applied-psychology/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/using-psychological-principles-in-real-world-settings-the-impact-of-applied-psychology/ Editor Wed, 07 Jun 2023 03:02:06 -0400 10 Reasons to Gain Your Healthcare Education Online Image Source Since the pandemic, online education has changed the way we learn and get knowledge. This transformation extends to healthcare, where online education offers many benefits and opportunities. Whether through accessibility, affordability, or flexibility, online education caters to medical students in one way or another.]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/10-reasons-to-gain-your-healthcare-education-online/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/10-reasons-to-gain-your-healthcare-education-online/ Editor Tue, 06 Jun 2023 23:28:35 -0400 How To Take Care of Your Older Adults? Image source The world's population of individuals aged 60 and older will double to a startling 2.1 billion people by 2050, as predicted by the World Health Organization. Although this trend is a remarkable accomplishment, it also presents new possibilities and difficulties, particularly for those who care for older adults. Caring for]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-to-take-care-of-your-older-adults/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-to-take-care-of-your-older-adults/ Editor Wed, 17 May 2023 02:47:34 -0400 How to Ensure Your Elderly Person Gets the Medical Attention They Need Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-to-ensure-your-elderly-person-gets-the-medical-attention-they-need/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-to-ensure-your-elderly-person-gets-the-medical-attention-they-need/ Editor Wed, 10 May 2023 22:54:15 -0400 8 Tips For People Caring For the Elderly With Heart Disease Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/8-tips-for-people-caring-for-the-elderly-with-heart-disease/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/8-tips-for-people-caring-for-the-elderly-with-heart-disease/ Editor Mon, 08 May 2023 23:04:42 -0400 Dangers of Prescription Medication Misuse Among Elderly Populations Prescription medication misuse among elderly populations has become a significant concern in recent years, impacting the health and well-being of our seniors and placing additional strain on the healthcare system. Therefore, it's essential to be aware of this critical issue and take steps to mitigate its risks. In this article, we'll]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/dangers-of-prescription-medication-misuse-among-elderly-populations/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/dangers-of-prescription-medication-misuse-among-elderly-populations/ Editor Wed, 26 Apr 2023 08:15:21 -0400 Tips for Finding the Right Home Care Provider for Your Loved One Finding the right home care provider for your loved one can be a daunting task, but it's an important decision that can greatly impact their quality of life. Here are some tips to help you find the right home care provider for your loved one: Determine Your Loved One's Needs: Before beginning your search for a home care provider,]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/tips-for-finding-the-right-home-care-provider-for-your-loved-one/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/tips-for-finding-the-right-home-care-provider-for-your-loved-one/ Editor Tue, 11 Apr 2023 22:53:15 -0400 What to Do When You Notice a Sudden Worsening of Dementia Symptoms Dementia is a debilitating and progressive disease that affects millions of people around the world. While there is no known cure for the disease, there are steps you can take to manage its symptoms and slow its progression. However, despite the best efforts of caregivers and family members, there may come a time when you notice a]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/what-to-do-when-you-notice-a-sudden-worsening-of-dementia-symptoms/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/what-to-do-when-you-notice-a-sudden-worsening-of-dementia-symptoms/ Editor Tue, 11 Apr 2023 08:44:12 -0400 What Are the Stages of Alzheimer's Disease? Alzheimer's is a progressive and degenerative brain disorder that affects memory, thinking skills, and behavior. It is the most common form of dementia, accounting for 60-80% of all cases of dementia. Alzheimer's disease affects people in different stages, from mild to severe. Knowing the stages can help you better manage the illness]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/what-are-the-stages-of-alzheimers-disease/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/what-are-the-stages-of-alzheimers-disease/ Editor Wed, 05 Apr 2023 08:04:57 -0400 Transitioning To Memory Care: 6 Tips From Monovida And Oakmount Of Silver Creek As seniors age further and their cognitive abilities decline, it’s more likely for them to deal with memory-related challenges. Luckily, memory care facilities, such as Oakmont of Silver Creek, are designed to provide specialized care and support to seniors experiencing memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, or others.  ]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/transitioning-to-memory-care-6-tips-from-monovida-and-oakmount-of-silver-creek/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/transitioning-to-memory-care-6-tips-from-monovida-and-oakmount-of-silver-creek/ Editor Tue, 04 Apr 2023 22:45:46 -0400 A Guide to Nursing Homes: How to Find the Right Fit for You Moving into a nursing home for the first time is a huge life transition, and many people stall out when it comes to making a decision on the best nursing home for their situation. To help you out, we’ve compiled eight expert tips for finding the best nursing home for you and your loved one: Ask trusted people for recommendations. ]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/a-guide-to-nursing-homes-how-to-find-the-right-fit-for-you/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/a-guide-to-nursing-homes-how-to-find-the-right-fit-for-you/ Editor Tue, 04 Apr 2023 11:21:08 -0400 Costs and Financing Options for Assisted Living: How to Afford Senior Care Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/costs-and-financing-options-for-assisted-living-how-to-afford-senior-care/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/costs-and-financing-options-for-assisted-living-how-to-afford-senior-care/ Editor Thu, 30 Mar 2023 11:23:59 -0400 Five Flowers to Gift on the Mother's Day Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/five-flowers-to-gift-on-the-mothers-day/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/five-flowers-to-gift-on-the-mothers-day/ Editor Wed, 29 Mar 2023 23:22:19 -0400 The 5 Top Benefits of Professional Care for Dementia Patients Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-5-top-benefits-of-professional-care-for-dementia-patients/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-5-top-benefits-of-professional-care-for-dementia-patients/ Editor Wed, 29 Mar 2023 23:13:15 -0400 The Benefits of Intermittent Fasting for Optimal Health Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-benefits-of-intermittent-fasting-for-optimal-health/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-benefits-of-intermittent-fasting-for-optimal-health/ Editor Wed, 29 Mar 2023 23:04:17 -0400 Why Pickleball Is the Perfect Sport, Especially for Seniors Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/why-pickleball-is-the-perfect-sport-especially-for-seniors/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/why-pickleball-is-the-perfect-sport-especially-for-seniors/ Editor Wed, 29 Mar 2023 07:15:52 -0400 Eight tips for nurses who deal with elderly patients Image Source As the global population ages, providing care for elderly patients becomes increasingly important. The World Health Organization expects people aged 60 years and over to double by 2050. However, caring for elderly patients can be challenging as they often suffer from multiple chronic conditions and require specialized]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/eight-tips-for-nurses-who-deal-with-elderly-patients/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/eight-tips-for-nurses-who-deal-with-elderly-patients/ Editor Tue, 28 Mar 2023 03:03:28 -0400 Oral Health and Aging: Understanding the Challenges Faced by Seniors Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/oral-health-and-aging-understanding-the-challenges-faced-by-seniors/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/oral-health-and-aging-understanding-the-challenges-faced-by-seniors/ Editor Wed, 22 Mar 2023 10:10:24 -0400 The Importance of Public Health and How It Impacts Our Lives Image Source The importance of public health should not be underestimated, as it plays a vital role in ensuring the well-being of our communities and ourselves. Public health encompasses many factors influencing our quality of life, such as access to safe food, clean water, proper sanitation, adequate healthcare services, and more. By]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-importance-of-public-health-and-how-it-impacts-our-lives/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-importance-of-public-health-and-how-it-impacts-our-lives/ Editor Mon, 20 Mar 2023 03:18:32 -0400 Breaking the Stigma: the Vital Role of Nurses in Reducing Mental Health Stigma Stigma around mental illness permeates society and impacts millions of people worldwide. The term  ‘stigma’ refers to the negative attitudes, preconceptions and prejudices concerning mental illness that can result in discrimination, social isolation and limited opportunities for those with mental health issues. The]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/breaking-the-stigma-the-vital-role-of-nurses-in-reducing-mental-health-stigma/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/breaking-the-stigma-the-vital-role-of-nurses-in-reducing-mental-health-stigma/ Editor Fri, 17 Mar 2023 07:53:34 -0400