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Diseases

Dementia

There is often a lack of awareness and understanding of dementia, resulting in stigmatization and barriers to diagnosis and care...

What do Older Adults and People with Disabilities Need to Know?

Early data suggest older people are twice as likely to have serious COVID-19 illness. This may be because immune systems change with age, making it harder to fight off diseases and infection․․․

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Parkinson's disease

Alzheimer's Disease

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Care

Good Communication when Delivering Psychological First Aid

The way you communicate with someone in distress is very important. People who have been through a crisis event may be very upset, anxious or confused...

First Psychological Aid to the Elderly

Every person has strengths and abilities to help them cope with life challenges. However, some people are particularly vulnerable in a crisis situation and may need extra help.

COVID-19 We Must Care for Older Adults’ Mental Health

One particular group we should keep in mind during this challenging time is older adults, whose routines and usual support systems may be disrupted...

How to Be the Best Caregiver You Can Be

In fact, many of older adults have at least one chronic condition for which they need help from a caregiver, family member, or friend...

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