Tag Archives: stress

Holidays with elderly relatives and friends

Holidays with elderly relatives and friends

When ageing and health issues combine with reduced mobility many elderly people lose their confidence outside of the home. Arranging the holiday itself can be stressful and often the subsequent journe ...
15 reasons to love retirement

15 reasons to love retirement

Retirement for some can be a daunting thought, how will you spend your time? Will you feel lonely? Where will you be living? The questions go on and on. But, don’t you remember 20-30 years ago, when y ...
Fair care

Fair care

People who care for sick relatives may get a dose of much-needed stress relief – by MEDITATING. A new study, which aims to tackle the increased stress involved in caring for a relative, found si ...
The burden of care

The burden of care

Family or friends who act as unpaid carers for elderly people are much more more likely to suffer emotional, physical and financial distress than professionals, according to new research. The study su ...