Geriatric And Nutrition for The Elderly - Geriatrics And Definition

Geriatric And Nutrition For The Elderly            As a person ages, the body undergoes many changes. This may affect the way the various body functions work and along with that lifestyle and health play an important role in the way the body functions.

          It has been seen that nutrition plays a vital role when it comes to elderly people.More...

Principles And Practices Of Planning Gerontology Programs

Principles And Practices Of Planning Gerontology Programs        Gerontology refers to the study of aging and it covers many aspect of aging ranging from biological, psychological, fitness and economic aspects. As the population in all countries is aging and the number of older people is increasing, there is a need and demand for people who understand all issues connected to the aging process. That is why many colleges are now offering gerontology as a specializing for students.More...

 

Research On Geriatric Energy Conservation Techniques

Research On Geriatric Energy Conservation Techniques

Geriatric energy conservation refers to a method that helps elderly people avoid fatigue. Basically it is using the easiest and best ways of doing work so that the elderly have the proper balance between work and rest. This way the elderly will have more energy to take part in activities that they enjoyMore...

 

Activity Theory And Gerontology

Activity Theory And Gerontology

Activity theory and gerontology have been used now for some time to increase the quality of life of elderly people. Activity theory is basically an idea or concept that suggests that older people will get important benefits and they will be able to make meaningful contributions to other people's lives if they are involved in activities. More...

 

Geriatric Speech Therapy And Family

Geriatric Speech Therapy And Family

As a person ages, he starts facing problems with speech and language. This is a natural process but the elderly person might get depressed, feel isolated or end up losing what little independence he has leading to further emotional problems. That is why geriatric speech therapy plays a vital role not just for the elderly person but also for the family.More...

 

Osteoarthritis In Geriatric Patientsrecent Advances

Osteoarthritis In Geriatric Patientsrecent Advances

Osteoarthritis is the most common joint disease that afflicts people over the age of 65. Osteoarthritis in geriatric patients can affect the joins of the fingers, spine, hip, knees and the joints of the toes. And usually osteoarthritis does not affect the joints of the wrists, elbows, shoulders and ankles.More...