Nursing is a very special profession as the amount of time they spend with patients give them a very special insight into those patient’s specific needs, be it medical, physical or mental.
Frail care in a facility differs from frail care in a home nursing setting. In the context of our ageing population, many people are searching for options for their future selves or their elderly parents for care.
Research shows that if one focuses on the 5 senses and movement, then you have a great starting point that will help one understand what happens for Dementia patients.
To answer this question, it is necessary to understand what a medical scheme is and how to access the right cover you need. The biggest challenge, and often how decisions are made, is how much membership of a medical scheme costs for you and your dependents.
Many very simple but very effective activities can be used for a Dementia patient. One of the most popular methods that have been proven extremely effective, is the use of therapy dogs.
The way our bodies handle medication, changes as we age. This science is called pharmacokinetics and describes the Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Excretion of medication, sometimes referred to as ADME reactions.