Caring for a Frail Elderly
Caring for a frail elderly person presents its own set of challenges, in addition to other issues related to caregiving. When caring for a frail elderly person, the risk of falling and serious injury increases, and activities of daily living become more difficult. If you are caring for a frail elderly mother or father, find the support and information you need at AgingCare.
Articles About Frail Elderly
- How to Prevent a Senior from Falling
Falling is the leading cause of hospital admission and injury for seniors. Learn how falls can be prevented through simple home modifications, regular medical check-ups and lifestyle changes.
- Why Seniors Are More Susceptible to Pneumonia
Seniors over age 65 are at a much higher risk for developing and possibly dying from pneumonia. Learn what factors can contribute to this risk and how you can protect your loved one from falling ill.