Depression in the aging adult (How to fight depression (Activities and…
Depression in the aging adult
When we assume the elderly are weak they can feel incompetent and this is known as
Media is agist which can lead to discrimination against older roles
Often "comedy gimmicks" can be hurtful and case shame
How to fight depression
Activities and Diet
We control how we age by what we eat and how we treat our bodies
Friends and Family
Having a spouse gives you companionship
Nursing Homes, Family homes or by themselves? Which is the best option?
The aging feel lost and confused when they can no longer remember their world
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How is your wife doing John?
40 million world wide effected and accidents can occure
When you can't remember you get nervous and upset.
Chronic Disorders can lead to a lack of mobility
Acute disorders can lead to missing family functions and events