Families have always taken care of their aging, sick or disabled members. This is part of our cultural tradition. However, the increase in the life expectancy of people, in general, has given new meaning to the “older generation.” The elderly of the past is today living longer. With that comes along an extended period of time whereby the quality of life of the person gradually deteriorates and ebbs away.
Deception has been considered a common phenomenon in our daily lives. It is the act of hiding the truth or causing someone to believe something that is untrue, hence benefiting individuals. In the session, I have mentioned that people deceive for various reasons because of fear or to avoid being punished, benefiting oneself, to protect a relationship, idealised self-presentation, and last but not least having different types of mental issues.
Hey guys, my name’s Ricky and I’m a freelance nurse who’s recently signed up with CaregiverAsia Pte Ltd. As a freelancer, I’m not confined to tight schedules and having to ask my my colleagues to swap shifts when I need to go on leave, because, as a freelance nurse, it’s simply based on my own time and availability.
My name is Felicia Ong and I have been working as a certified freelance nurse aide for two years and recently joined the CaregiverAsia platform. While the healthcare training courses have armed me with the relevant nursing techniques and knowledge to provide professional services in clinics, I didn’t understand what it meant to work as a freelance nurse aide. Neither did I have the confidence to advertise myself to clients, as well as how I should act in a home care setting.
Having a nurse around to tend to your loved one at home is exactly what you need to ensure they're taken care of. Even though you have a domestic helper at home, it is often a better option to have someone who's confident and experienced in caring for the elderly. Should I hire a nurse for my parent? – a question that we'll have to contend with at some point in our lives. If you are at this crossroad, we'd like to share our careseekers' experiences of engaging a home nurse for their elderly loved ones.
Experiencing joint pains or muscles aches? Try seeking help from a chiropractor. You don’t necessarily have to be injured for you to seek chiropractic help. In fact, seeking help from a chiropractor is a great way to protect your body from injuries. Through chiropractic therapy, you can give your body the right treatment it deserves.
A confinement nanny is someone you would definitely want to have by your side during your confinement period. After giving birth, your mind and body will be exhausted and you will need the rest to fully recover. Having someone with years of experience and knowledge about confinement and the best ways to handle, feed, and take care of your child is exactly what you need during this period.
Hypnotherapy may be an unknown territory for many. For John (not his real name), this therapy that involves a form of hypnosis technique has helped him control his emotions, namely anger and pride, and brought him out of the darkness.