Caregiving Tips For Family Caregivers

Caregiving Tips For Family Caregivers

According to Malaysian research, most family caregivers fall in the middle age group (mean age of 49.23 years) and about two-thirds were female caregivers.           We asked two of our Homage Care Pros Suguna and Alicia about their journey in caregiving and to share...
Caring For Individuals With Dementia with Adam from ADFM

Caring For Individuals With Dementia with Adam from ADFM

What is Alzheimer’s? How do you identify early on-set dementia in your loved one? How can a daycare centre help individuals with dementia or Alzheimer’s? We answer these questions and more as we ask Adam, an Assistant Nurse Manager at the Alzheimer’s Disease...
5 Brain Exercises To Strengthen Your Mind with Nisha Andrea Raj

5 Brain Exercises To Strengthen Your Mind with Nisha Andrea Raj

A national health survey showed that 8.5% of Malaysians above 60 have dementia, with Alzheimer’s being the most common.   Some myths surrounding dementia is that it is normal part of ageing for everybody and that it is a disease on its own. However, this is not...
Liver Cancer: Myths vs Facts with Dr. Ian Chik

Liver Cancer: Myths vs Facts with Dr. Ian Chik

Liver cancer, also known as hepatic cancer and primary hepatic cancer, is cancer that starts in the liver.   In Malaysia liver cancer is the eighth most common cause of cancer for both genders and fifth most common cause of cancer for males. Liver cancer is a...
Physiotherapy vs. Occupational Therapy with Lee Wei Qing

Physiotherapy vs. Occupational Therapy with Lee Wei Qing

Ever suffered an injury or a broken bone and the first person that comes to mind is a physiotherapist? What about an occupational therapist?   People generally know the term physiotherapy, but did you know that occupational therapy is also another important form...
How To Care For Your Heart with Wong Yi Huey

How To Care For Your Heart with Wong Yi Huey

Many assume that heart disease only affects older individuals, but in reality, it can strike anyone at any point in time. In 2019, ischaemic heart diseases took the top spot at 15.6% for principle cause of death, which is about 50 individuals per day. Heart attacks or...