Dementia 101: All You Need To Know

Dementia 101: All You Need To Know

About 123,000 people in Malaysia were diagnosed with dementia in 2015. This number was projected to be 261,000 by 2030 and will continue to increase to 590,000 people in 2050.   What is Dementia? As we age, we may find our memory deteriorating. This is known...
20 Activities To Usher In 2020 For Seniors in Malaysia

20 Activities To Usher In 2020 For Seniors in Malaysia

As we get older, our social circles tend to become smaller. This leaves many seniors at risk of loneliness and social isolation, which can negatively impact their physical and mental health. In fact, 30% of the elderly population in Malaysia either live alone or with...
A Guide to Ostomy and Stoma Care

A Guide to Ostomy and Stoma Care

When asked what an ostomy or stoma is — most times, people do not know how to care for it until it affects them or unless they know someone in the family who has it. The terms stoma and ostomy are used interchangeably even though they have different meanings. An...
5 Ways Home Care Can Help With Loneliness

5 Ways Home Care Can Help With Loneliness

As your loved ones age, facing loneliness and isolation is almost inevitable. One by one, their young ones leave the nest and eventually, parents and grandparents are by themselves, growing together with their spouses or an acute circle of friends to rely on for their...
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...