Evidence shows that most caregivers are ill-prepared for their role and provide care with little or no support, yet more than one-third of caregivers continue to provide intense care to others while suffering from poor health themselves.
A typical story of a family without CareRelay to helping project manage the long-term care of their mother. By early 2000 it was clear to my two sisters and me that our dear mother had begun her descent into the abyss of early-stage dementia.
The #1 cause of lost productivity to the North American economy, is Mental Health Related issues depression. Depression costs, the economy more loses financially, than other things, such as traffic congestion, employee sick days, accidents & injuries, retaining employees, and more.
Ageing in Place Over the next 30 years, the prevalence of dementia is set to double. The increasing number of older adults as a proportion of the global population means, amongst other things, that health care facilities run the risk of becoming over-crowded and that practitioners will struggle to support those in need of care...