Category Archives: Seniors News

10 Questions you need to ask

With the media in Australia still hitting back at the figures that show aged care facilities spend $6 a day per resident on food – it’s essential to know how well your loved one will be eating in care. Continue reading

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Can a Concussion Really Lead to Dementia?

How many times does a soccer player head a ball, get dizzy and think nothing of it… It could possibly be a mini stroke, as we have now been told. Continue reading

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Sleep essential for brain function in elderly | Aged Care Insite

Researchers investigating how the brain could be made more resistant to age-related decline have found that the key is sleep.The University of Queensland’s School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences researcher, Dr Martin Sale, said artificially boosting sleep-like brain activity in … Continue reading

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Laugh Yourself To Good Health

Laughter is the best medicine. Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease

It is so good to know that there is now so much information available to help families, who need support with a family member who might have Dementia. Continue reading

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Taking life for granted

Recent consideration of showing age, yet the mind still feels young. Continue reading

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Palliative care boost for regional NSW

Good new for NSW seniors requiring Palliative Care. NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard said the funding announcement offered the chance for the elderly to see out their days in their own homes. Continue reading

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