Do you know the warning signs of depression in the elderly? This list includes increased fatigue, poor sleep, hygiene changes, weight changes, and memory problems. Get more information about senior depression by taking a look at this Jenkintown senior care infographic.
I'm confident that this is so much more widespread than currently thought. The answer is not medication, but in creating a thriving, person centered activity experience for seniors. The best medicine for depression is a sense of purpose.
Sadness touches our hearts every once in a while. But when it stays and alters our daily living it becomes depression. The triggers of depression in the elderly are often associated with change. We will be talking more on this topic on our #DMSHealth twitter chat tomorrow at 3pm EST. View more on this topic here: http://www.discountmedicalsupplies.com/doctors/health-news/infographic-depression-elderly #depression #chat #elderlycare #caregiving #caregiver
Music can't cure depression (we wish), but it's scientifically proven to reduce stress and even depressive symptoms. If you need an extra boost this week, hopefully these songs can help. #music #depression #mighty