5 Best Traits that Every Caregiver Should Have

Around the country, there are millions of people who serve as caregivers. Some caregivers work for home care agencies, others work independently, and others don’t “work” at all but are family caregivers who pitch in to help loved ones. And yet, choosing a caregiver for a loved one is a big decision. You’re entrusting that person with … Read more

3 Ways to Boost Your Mental Health Naturally

Feeling stressed? You’re not the only one. Two years of a global pandemic is taking its toll. It’s certainly common for us to develop a routine that eventually dulls our spirit and negatively impacts our physical and mental health. People over the age of 65, who have become even more isolated during the pandemic, have suffered … Read more

What is Dementia? Find Out

Dementia is a condition in which cognitive function deteriorates beyond the level expected from normal biological ageing. Globally, dementia is one of the leading causes of death and disability among older people. It is the seventh leading cause of death among all illnesses. Often, dementia is misunderstood and stigmatized, which creates obstacles to diagnosis and … Read more

How to Support Someone with Suicidal Thoughts

If you’re supporting someone recovering from a crisis, be there to support them and stay involved. Recovery can take time. Talking about suicide may be hard. It can also save lives. Sometimes depression feels unbearable. Some people get to the point where life doesn’t seem worth living. Suicidal thoughts aren’t unusual, and they’re nothing to … Read more