Whether your loved one has had a sudden accident or is suffering from a long-term illness, there will likely come a time to move them into a facility where their medical and self-care needs can be met. We’ve provided some useful tips to help you understand the difference between the various types of care facilities, as well as other factors to consider when choosing a care facility for your loved one.
Despite the physical ravages of age, older people are actually happier than younger adults. So finds a new study, published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, in which researchers analyzed data collected from a random sample of 1,546 people from […]
Because the immune system’s defence mechanisms become impaired as we grow older, our ability to resist infection progressively declines. So does our ability to respond effectively to other causes of inflammation that have been implicated in age related atherosclerosis, osteoporosis, […]
Huis Hoëveld is a Retirement Village and a Non-Profit Organisation located in Albertsville in the West of Johannesburg. We currently manage a 133 bed frail care centre, Assisted Living apartments and 48 Life Right flats. We have been in the […]