If you retired recently or your retirement is fast approaching, you probably need to decide where you'll live during this new phase of life. While seniors who continue to work on a part-time basis may still need to stay in their homes, you might opt to relocate if you will not be working, retiring abroad or travelling. One of the best options you can consider if you choose to relocate is a retirement village.
13 December 2019
If you are about to arrange a funeral for a dear friend or family member who was passionate about cycling, here are a few suggestions as to how you can incorporate their love for this sport into the funeral that you plan for them. Have the image of a bicycle etched onto their headstone A lot of funeral homes either provide a headstone etching service or can put their clients in contact with local companies that specialise in headstone etchings.
9 September 2019
It often seems as though a new eyebrow trend makes its way into the media each year. One that's taking the modern beauty world by storm is the eyebrow feathering tattoo. As a semi-permanent treatment that has a natural look, eyebrow feathering is low-maintenance. Rather than generating a sleek look in the same way as microblading, it leaves a fluffy aesthetic. Before you book an appointment for an eyebrow feathering tattoo, you should explore whether it's right for you.
9 February 2019
Before choosing hearing aids, it is essential to know that just because your friend has a particular type does not mean it will be suitable for you. The hearing aid that you get will depend on the level of hearing loss you have, your lifestyle, your expectations or goals for getting the hearing aid and at times your preference on aesthetics, brand and style. The following is the different types of hearing aids.
2 January 2019
Research indicates that over 4 million Australians have some sort of disability. Not all of them require help getting around, but many find it hard to properly wash themselves. While carers can help maintain personal hygiene, people with disabilities often need to make some kind of renovation to their bathrooms. In most cases, this means having either a walk-in bathtub of a roll-in shower. The difference between them is easy enough to understand.
19 November 2018
If you are a man in your early fifties, when was the last time that you went to a doctor for a routine checkup? You may feel as if you are in rude health and have nothing to worry about, but some statistics suggest that men of a certain age are more vulnerable to some diseases that could cause significant problems, often without warning. Consequently, you should engage two specific checks so that you know where you are and can sleep better at night.
5 September 2018
As the saying goes, "old age doesn't come alone." In other words, you may be increasingly concerned about your appearance and have noticed that the skin on the upper part of your face and particularly around the eye area has changed significantly. A lot of the skin in these areas is very sensitive and as people age, wrinkles will appear and the overall structure around the eyes will begin to sag.
22 March 2018
Whenever you spend a prolonged duration focusing solely on one activity, your eyes become susceptible to strain. And in this digital age where screens are used for a multitude of purposes in your day-to-day life ranging from working on your computer, staring at your phone or even reading from a tablet, people have become increasingly vulnerable to this eye condition. Fortunately, the risk of eyestrain can be minimised with a few tips and tricks as listed below.
28 November 2017
Massage therapy can be defined as the manual manipulation of body tissues, tendons and muscle ligaments. By having a massage, you can enhance your health status as well as your overall well-being. It is through massage that you can feel relaxed both in the mind and body. Depending on your age, condition and special needs, the massage therapist may recommend a specific massage technique for your case. Here are a few massage techniques that your body may require.
12 October 2017
Catching colds is an unfortunate but unavoidable part of childhood. Your child will probably succumb to them more during the colder months and they may seem to be almost constantly ill with colds when they start at daycare or school. Most of the time, colds are mild illnesses that resolve themselves within a few days but sometimes they can lead to secondary infections that require further medical treatment. Ear infections are one of the most common secondary infections that small children develop when they have a cold.
9 October 2017