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03 Nov 2022 Elderly Care
Low levels of sodium in the elderly
While we often hear about the dangers of having too high an amount of salt within your diet and how increased sodium in your body can damage your health, for older people, the opposite can also be the case. We explore the causes, symptoms and treatments for low levels of sodium in the elderly.
31 Oct 2022 Elderly Health Conditions
How is Arthritis Diagnosed in the Elderly?
It's not unusual to suffer from aches and pains or stiffness of joints as an elderly person. However, these could be signs of arthritis. Early diagnosis and treatment are essential to help slow down the progression of the disease and prevent further damage.
18 Oct 2022 Elderly Health Conditions
Heart Failure - Signs, Symptoms & Causes for the Elderly
Heart failure is a growing problem in the UK, partly due to lifestyle changes but also due to other issues such as the pandemic which has seen both delays in diagnosis, but also complications from heart disease. As with any medical worries, it pays to act quickly, and treatment can make the world of difference to your recovery and quality of life. With this in mind, we explore the signs, symptoms and treatments for heart failure.
04 Oct 2022 Elderly Health Conditions
Living With Arthritis as an Elderly Person
If you're an elderly person living with arthritis, you know that the condition can make everyday tasks difficult. But there are many ways to manage your arthritis and improve your day-to-day life. We explore some tips and advice for living with arthritis.