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Senior Citizen

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Senior Citizen Development
Senior Citizen Development

The older people need to fulfillment of the special needs and requirements that are unique to senior citizens. This broad term encompasses such services as assisted living, adult day care, long term care, nursing homes, hospice care, and In-Home care. So we have to assist them. In India the older person in urban are neglected by their family and in rural for the poverty and illiteracy they are neglected. Both of the areas no one with them sharing a movement. So their proper treatment, sharing with their for movement, help them to walking and providing books for reading is necessary. Hypertension, cardiac problems, diabetes, joint pains, kidney infections, cancer, tuberculosis and eye problems are some ailments that generally affect senior citizens. These disorders require proper and in some cases prolonged treatment. Medical treatments for senior citizens include various cures ranging from allopathic to naturopathy treatments. In this section, we have seen about common health problems that affect senior citizens, prevention tips and treatment centres. An older person is important to get medical checkups regularly to prevent the onset of any of these health conditions. Once older person occurs, these conditions may take a long time to heal. This leads to a lot of unnecessary expenses and stress. That's why prevention is the best cure. If any senior setizen unsure about doctors' diagnosis, it always helps to get a second or third opinion from other doctors. Beware of fake or unscrupulous doctors who are out to make a quick buck. Government Hospitals are a good guarantee of the right diagnosis plus they are much cheaper than private hospitals. Always consult to own doctor before undertaking any exercises, using medicines or dieting. Arthritis is the inflammation of the joint. It is the leading cause of disability in people over the age of 55. There are different types of arthritis that cause varied levels of discomfort. Treatment options include physical therapy, occupational therapy and medication as well as procedures such as an Arthroplasty or joint replacement surgery. A balanced diet, body cleansing, physical activity, sweating and relaxation techniques may be used make patients feel better. Osteoporosis is a silent disease in which bones become extremely fragile. If left untreated, it can progress painlessly until a bone breaks. These broken bones, also known as fractures, typically occur in the hip, spine and wrist. They are extremely painful and can take a long time to heal. So for general treatment to keep fit to senior citizen is Take recommended amounts of calcium and vitamin D daily. Participate in regular weight-bearing exercise. Avoid smoking and excessive alcohol. Take a bone density test to check the condition of bones.

At present in some area old age home help them for the development their life. Our volunteers are active for the helping the senior citizen and try to reach in his house when they call us to share any movement and help them for other service if they needed. We always ready for any social, legal or medical help. Navjivan Foundation advice to senior citizen for attending senior Indian clubs in every nook and corner of India on where seniors can meet as friends, find common interests and lead a healthy & happy life. The aim of this site is to provide detailed info on all aspects concerning senior citizens of India, so that they may lead a healthy and happy life. Planning should begin early .Old Age brings some limitations, but being positive and following some simple guidelines can make life richer not just for seniors, but also for their family, friends & society.


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