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  • Electrolyte Imbalance in the Elderly Electrolytes are important for keeping your body functioning normally. Staying properly hydrated, regulating chemical reactions, and maintaining proper muscle function all require the right balance of electrolytes. Under normal circumstances, electrolytes for elderly adults ... Continue Reading
  • Mental Symptoms of UTI in Elderly Adults Hallucinations in elderly adults with urinary tract infection (UTI) can be quite common. But why do UTIs cause mental confusion? Can UTI cause paranoia in elderly? In this post, we explain what a UTI is and how it can impact seniors. Understanding the link between UTIs and ... Continue Reading
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Elderly Adults While typically associated with children, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is prevalent in the elderly. ADHD in seniors is often misdiagnosed or even overlooked as a possible condition for several reasons. In this post, we review what you need to know about ... Continue Reading
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) for Seniors Body mass index, or BMI, refers to the measurement of body fat based on height and weight. It is calculated by dividing a person’s weight by the square of the body height, and is expressed through kilograms. In this post, we will review what you need to know about body mass ... Continue Reading
  • Fatigue in Elderly Adults Napping is essential as we age, but it could indicate more than just natural aging in seniors. Recognizing this shift is crucial in caring for our elderly loved ones. If an older family member is abnormally tired or dependent on daytime naps, it may indicate severe fatigue ... Continue Reading
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