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5 Benefits Of Physiotherapy For The Elderly

5 Benefits Of Physiotherapy For The Elderly

Would you believe if there was a non-drug treatment for the elderly that works for injuries and conditions such as arthritis, joint pain, Parkinson's, and incontinence all while improving your strength and endurance?  There is one — physiotherapy. Physiotherapy is...

The Triumph Of Light Over Darkness

The Triumph Of Light Over Darkness

The triumph of good over evil, light over darkness. This simple idea is at the heart of the great festival of Deepavali which is celebrated among the Hindus all across the world. This year, Deepavali will be celebrated on October 27.  In honour of Deepavali, our...

A Homage To Malaysians

A Homage To Malaysians

“Malaysians taking care of Malaysians”   We always get the same questions: “Why don’t you hire foreigners?” “Are your caregivers local?” “What makes you different from the rest?”   The answer has and will always be the same — that we believe in ensuring the...

10 Ways To Go Pink This Pinktober In Malaysia

10 Ways To Go Pink This Pinktober In Malaysia

It’s October and the various shades of pink, the official colour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, or BCAM is everywhere. You will see it on social media, shopping malls, or even at your workplace. Breast cancer awareness is ubiquitous, and for good reason. In...

5 Tips on Caring for a Loved One with Depression

5 Tips on Caring for a Loved One with Depression

29% of Malaysians have depression and anxiety disorder and mental conditions are expected to be the second highest health issue to affect Malaysians after heart disease by 2020. Depression is a medical condition that negatively affects the way we feel, think and act....

World Alzheimer’s Month Highlights At Homage

World Alzheimer’s Month Highlights At Homage

September 2019 marked the 8th World Alzheimer’s Month, an international campaign to raise awareness for dementia and challenge the stigma that surrounds it. In conjunction with World Alzheimer's Month, Homage took the opportunity to address the stigma and encourage...

Grandchild By Chance, Caregiver By Choice

Grandchild By Chance, Caregiver By Choice

“If you’re lucky enough to have grandparents — visit them, cherish them and celebrate them while you can.” When Vijitha’s grandmother passed away, little did she know that it was the beginning of her humble journey of caregiving. She was only 15 then, and today, she...

10 Ways To Go Pink This Pinktober In Malaysia

10 Ways To Go Pink This Pinktober In Malaysia

It’s October and the various shades of pink, the official colour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, or BCAM is everywhere. You will see it on social media, shopping malls, or even at your workplace. Breast cancer awareness is ubiquitous, and for good reason. In...

5 Tips on Caring for a Loved One with Depression

5 Tips on Caring for a Loved One with Depression

29% of Malaysians have depression and anxiety disorder and mental conditions are expected to be the second highest health issue to affect Malaysians after heart disease by 2020. Depression is a medical condition that negatively affects the way we feel, think and act....

Stroke Support Groups In Malaysia

Stroke Support Groups In Malaysia

If you or your loved one just suffered from a stroke, stroke support groups can help to re-enable you to rise above your limitations. Social interaction and simply connecting with others can help tremendously as it helps ease the depression and isolation that are...

4 Golden Rules to Prevent Alzheimer’s

4 Golden Rules to Prevent Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer's is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. One of the most common signs of Alzheimer’s disease, especially in its early stage is forgetting recently learned information, important dates or events, asking for the...

6 simple steps to engage care with Homage

6 simple steps to engage care with Homage

The caregiving journey is by no means an easy one, but you are not alone. Support is always available, whether it is to help you understand how to best care for your loved ones, or when you simply need someone to be there while you are away.  Homage delivers quality...

5 ways people with stroke can benefit from yoga

5 ways people with stroke can benefit from yoga

Stroke is one of the top 5 leading causes of death and one of the top 10 causes for hospitalisation in Malaysia. How does it happen? Stroke takes place when the blood supply to part of your brain is suddenly interrupted or progressively reduced, depriving brain tissue...

Home Safety Tips for Every Senior and Caregiver

Home Safety Tips for Every Senior and Caregiver

Ageing is an inevitable life process that every individual goes through. Whether young or old, safety-proofing your home is relevant and it’s never too late to start. After all, by planning for the years in your life, you are therefore able to enjoy the life in your...