Elderly Care
Acute Symptoms in Elderlies: What to Do at Home and When to Call a Doctor

Almost everyone caring for a senior loved one has to deal with acute symptoms such as excessive vomiting, fatigue, high fever or abnormal high or low blood pressure at some point. This article provides family caregivers with a general guide of how to handle common acute symptoms at home and when you need to call for a doctor.

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Elderly Care
Acute Symptoms in Chronic Lung Disease: Knowing When to Call for a Doctor

Which symptoms of chronic lung disease can be safely self-managed, and which ones need urgent professional care? Read this article to find out when your elderly should see a doctor for his/her shortness of breath, coughing, phlegm, chest pain, fever, dizziness, nause and other breathing-related problems.

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Dementia Care
Dementia: Catch the Early Signs, Fight the Decline

In this article adapted from a dementia talk by Dr Prof Aaron Ang, Psychiatrist, TTSH, we discuss why dementia can be seen as a brain failure, the challenges in finding a cure for dementia, why it is important to recognise its early signs and symptoms, and how to get diagnosed and treated for dementia.

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Elderly Care
Common Hearing Problems among the Elderly

Hearing loss affects 63.7% of the elderlies in Singapore. It can lead to social isolation, memory loss, even cognitive decline and dementia. Learn more about common hearing and ear problems affecting the elderlies, including causes, signs & symptoms, treatment for age-related hearing loss (presbycusis), tinnitus, vertigo, blocked ears and earache.

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Elderly Care
Common Eye Problems among the Elderly

1 in 3 adults above the age of 55 has one or more eye problems in at least one eye. Find out the most common eye diseases affecting the elderly, including causes, symptoms, treatment & prevention for cataract, glaucoma, age-related farsightedness (presbysia) and age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

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Elderly Care
Manage Chronic Diseases Effectively At Home

Home care helps to provide compassionate and cost-effective care to patients with chronic diseases, particularly in the Singapore context since the start of Covid-19 pandemic. Find out how you and your elderly loved ones can benefit from home care, subsidies and national CMDP to manage chronic diseases effectively.

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Elderly Care
Preventing & Managing Diabetes Complications at Home

Common complications of diabetes include heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, nerve damange, skin issues, numbness, infections, hearing loss, blindness, stomach issue, and more. Diabetics should adhere to diabetes treatment, monitor blood sugar levels and blood pressure, take care of their skin, feet, mouth and eyes, and attend regular health screenings to minimise the risk and severity of diabetes complications.

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Elderly Care
Osteopenia in The Elderly: Essential Things to Know

Osteopenia, or the loss of bone mass due to aging, is a silent disease without any apparent symptoms. The only way to diagnose this silent disease is through a Bone Mineral Density (BMD) scan. The main treatment for osteopenia includes excercising and maintaining sufficient intake vitamin D and calcium with diet and supplements. Read on for more.

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Elderly Care
Sarcopenia in Seniors: What You Need to Know

Sarcopenia refers to the loss of skeletal muscle mass due to aging. It affects 1 in 3 seniors over the age of 60 in Singapore. Performing resistance exercises and maintaining adequate nutrition are essential to prevent and reverse sarcopenia. Read on to know more about the causes, risk factors, symptoms and treatment for sarcopenia.

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