Open
22 Mar 2019

How Does Life Change Following a Stroke?

Posted By

A stroke can cause a number of life-changing effects. Some people are left unable to speak, whereas others may have issues with memory or may seem more irritable. Every survivor experiences different outcomes depending on what part of the brain was damaged during the stroke. Recovery also varies, so it’s important to be patient and get the right support during their rehabilitation. To learn more about what you can expect and how life changes following a stroke, read on. Emotional and Behavioral Changes A stroke directly impacts the brain, and the brain is, of course, what controls our emotions and behaviours. So when the brain experiences an injury, such as a stroke, there can be biochemical changes that lead to episodes of anger, anxiety, irritability, depression or confusion. You or a loved one may also experience lethargy, depression, and even a loss of interest in engaging in regular activities. Fortunately,…

> Read More

Share Us On:

0 Comment
8 Mar 2019

5 Ways to Combat Senior Loneliness

Posted By

Do you have a senior loved one who’s showing signs of depression and seclusion? If so, then it may be time to try these mood-boosting strategies to combat senior loneliness and help your loved one get back to enjoying life again. Arrange For Weekly Visits It’s not always easy to take time out of your busy schedule to visit an ageing parent every week. Most children end up visiting at the same time over the holidays which can leave senior parents without a visitor for months on end. To prevent this, try splitting up visitation times between all your siblings and your parent’s closest friends so they can always have someone to brighten their day and chat with. Sign Them Up For Classes You can combat senior loneliness by getting them more engaged with others. Keep and eye out for local classes that will give them the opportunity to meet…

> Read More

Share Us On:

0 Comment
Special Offer

Free care service for the first 8 hours on a monthly commitment.

Free In-Home
Assessment
Service
Available 24/7
Short Notice
Placement
No Long-Term
Contracts
Competitive
Hourly Rates

© 2019 Home Healthcare Providers & Nurse Staffing Agency - C-Care.ca. All Rights Reserved.

TechWyse