How to Cook for an Elderly Person?

Answer As people age, their tastebuds loose the ability to detect flavors in food; as a result, food starts to loose its flavor and taste bland. Salty and sweet are the first tastes to go, followed by sou... Read More »

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How to Be a Companion to an Elderly Person?

A companion to seniors can play a valuable role in supervising and supporting senior citizens who live independently. A senior may become isolated as health declines and everyday activities become ... Read More »

Can an elderly person take oxybutynin?

Yes an elderly person can take oxybutynin, but the patient should tell his/her doctor if they have glaucoma, liver or kidney disease, an enlarged prostate, myasthenia gravis, ulcerative colitis, a ... Read More »

How to Live with an Elderly Person?

Living with the older person has unique rewards and may have challenges for all those concerned about them. Be patient as well as understanding. They may well prefer to be self-sufficient, and will... Read More »

How to Get An Elderly Person to Bathe or Shower?

When you are faced with an elderly person who is reticent about taking a bath or shower, there are usually simple reasons that can be met by simple solutions mostly doable by you.