Category Archives: Dementia & Other Issues of the Elderly Years

Being Ill Too Long? The Elderly Couple Took Pesticides, One Died, and One in Critical Condition

Lack of social support, being isolated, and this, WAS the results of their lives, from the Front Page Sections, translated… An elderly couple, the Yus in Taichung was found by their loved ones, lying inside their locked up bedroom, Yu … Continue reading

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Long-Term Care 2.0 Can’t Help with My Mother’s Caretaking

Problems of the Long-Term Care program the current government came up has, from the Front Page Sections, translated… My ninety-year-old mother showed signs of dementia in the beginning stages, at home, because of the “dusk syndromes”, it’d caused her relationship … Continue reading

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The Personnel for Taking Care of the Demented Elderly Population: the Burdens in the Already Burdened Long-Term Care Programs

From the Front Page Sections, translated… The Examination Offices of the Government had demanded that the Department of Health and Sanitations make the adjustments from the lacking of prevention of dementia and caretaking.  The truth is, Long-Term Care 2.0 has … Continue reading

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Taking Grandpa Shopping for Groceries, Using the Numbers to Keep His Mind Active

From the caretakers’ journals, tips on interacting, taking care of an elderly with dementia, from the Newspapers, translated… Two years ago, grandpa slowly started forgetting, kept asking the same question repeatedly, and couldn’t find his things, and claimed that there’s … Continue reading

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Role-Playing with Him, the Love Between the Grandparent & Grandchildren Surpassed the Trials of His Physical & Mental Conditions

“no, I don’t want to take my meds!” From the Caretakers’ Manual for the Demented Elderly, tips, translated… “Home is a place for love, not for reasoning”, I think, this line is most fitting, in taking care of demented elderly … Continue reading

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The Ninety-Year-Old Elderly Man Took Care of His Elderly Ninety-Year-Old Wife…the Percentage of Elderly Taking Care of Demented Elderly is Close to Fifty-Percent

This is slowly become the trend here, as people are living longer, and more elderly are becoming, incapacitated, from the Newspapers, translated… Moving his dearly beloved wife from the wheelchair to the bathrooms, is the hardest thing that the ninety-year-old … Continue reading

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Her Fragmented Mind…

Her mind’s become, fragmented, there’s no doubt, she’d slowly, become, more and more, incapable, which was why her loved ones had, hired a caretaker to look after her, because they can’t be around 24/7…pieces of the puzzle that went AWOL, … Continue reading

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