The Eldery

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Treatment of Elderly People
Treatment of Elderly People
We should honored the elderly for their work.

We should honored the elderly for their work.

Elderly people need much more attention and respect than they currently receive. Elderly people need much more attention and respect than they currently receive. Elderly people do not deserve the treatment that today's society gives them? Elderly people do not deserve the treatment that today's society gives them? they are mistreated in that we fail to recognize them for their accomplishments? they are mistreated in that we fail to recognize them for their accomplishments? the planning

Treat your elderly with dignity and respect - always. If your loved one is mentally capable, allow them to make decisions about their care. Be diplomatic and graceful.Call or visit on a regular basis .Volunteer to do special things for your elderly loved one. For example: suggest taking your loved one shopping, or out to dinner. Never complain, or make your loved one feel what you are doing is a burden to them. Listen! Listen to what your elderly loved one is saying to you. Watch the body language. Look for clues that something is wrong. For example, if your elderly person appears absent-minded or forgetful and does not know who you are, this could be a clue and warning sign of possible dementia. If you find a clue, talk to your loved one with kindness. Treat the elderly with respect, recognizing that they are adults, not children. Be proactive, suggesting yearly medical, hearing and eye exams. Follow up to make certain your loved one has completed the physical exam, along with the results of the exam. Never assume that your elderly loved one is all right, or will ask for your help. Volunteer…volunteer…and volunteer again. Discuss current events. By discussing current events, you will be able to discover if something is not right emotionally or physically. If your loved one cannot recall the day of the week, or appears to be...
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