A quarter of seniors in difficulty with administrative procedures

The closure of local public services (post office, tax center, train station, etc.), in particular in rural areas, weakens the situation of elderly people who are uncomfortable with digital technology or who are not connected. One in four elderly people is thus confronted with difficulties in the administrative procedures and one in seven gives up […]

Elderly Vulnerable to Dehydration, These are Symptoms to Watch Out for

Older adults are more prone to dehydration for several reasons. GridHEALTH.id – As we age, the amount of fluid in our bodies begins to decrease. This means less and less water reserves are available for our bodies to use as we age. Feeling thirsty is the body’s way of telling us we need water. However, […]

sometimes insufficient therapeutic solutions …

The diagnosis of essential tremor is difficult and often delayed due, in part, to the similarities with Parkinson’s disease. Essential tremor has a strong impact on different aspects of daily life and results in a significant deterioration in the quality of life. There is no cure for tremor essential. Non-specific drug treatments can be started, […]

Swollen feet don’t have to be

Oh dear, the shoes suddenly don’t fit anymore because the feet are so thick. Often the legs are also swollen. Seniors in particular have to struggle with it. What is the reason? One answer lies in the dwindling performance of the veins. The veins in the legs decrease with age. This leads to chronic venous […]

live better after treatment (part 3)

Better targeted surgeries From 2015 to 2019 the total number of procedures on the prostate remained almost stable, going from 19,164 to 20,098. On the other hand, the typology of surgeries has radically changed with a significant drop in the number of open surgeries (ORP), a stability of minimally invasive laparoscopies (LARP) and a significant […]

live better after treatment (part 1)

Treatment for prostate cancer has changed dramatically in less than 10 years. Indeed, for localized cancers with low progressive risk and of small size, monitoring is recommended, allowing during the follow-up to distinguish the cancers which will not progress and those which will ultimately require treatment. However, treatment at the localized stage is still necessary […]

These 2 Things Help Elderly Overcome Fragility and Vulnerability, Nutrition and Exercise

In addition to nutrition, Antonius Andi Kurniawan, a sports medicine specialist also said that exercise is one of the complements so that the elderly can remain active everyday. “Despite the concerns surrounding older adults who exercise, the health benefits of an active lifestyle far outweigh the risks,” Antonius said. He said the elderly may indeed […]

Elderly Day Reminder: Don’t Get Rid of Rent

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia — On May 29, Indonesia celebrates National Elderly Day. The hope is that the elderly can remain active, healthy, independent and efficient. Regarding the commemoration of this national day, an internal medicine specialist-geriatric consultant, Lazuardhi Dwipa, admitted that he is often concerned about the view that the elderly are familiar with the […]

Sinopharm Vaccine Produces High Immunogenicity in Adults and Elderly

Jakarta, Beritasatu.com – Coordinator of the Expert Team and Government Spokesperson for Handling Covid-19, Prof Wiku Adisasmito said: Sinopharm . vaccine showed that the formation of antibodies was high in adults and the elderly (elderly). This is based on the test results of immunogenicity measurements. Wiku says Sinopharm vaccine has got emergency use authorization (EUA) […]