Ageing may be inevitable, but that doesn’t seem to make it any the more palatable for the vast majority of Western civilisation.
We fight it every step of the way using a variety of methods, ranging from the more sedate actions of hiding our date of birth on Facebook and investing in expensive creams that claim to erase our wrinkles (sorry, should I call them laughter lines?), through to the more invasive procedures of injectables, fillers and facelifts. There...
Founder And CEO Of Group Homes
Tamar is the Founder and CEO of Group Homes Australia. She has worked in the Aged Care industry for the past 18 years both internationally and here in Australia having held senior management and leadership roles operating Retirement Villages, Hostels, Nursing Homes and Dementia Units.
We all forget our keys in different places. We sometimes cannot find our phones and perhaps even forgot an old acquaintances name. We all have mood swings and lose interest in different things at various stages of our life.
However, when does the forgetfulness begin to be actual memory loss? When do the mood swings need to be investigated further? When should you begin to worry and go get checked out?
These are common questions partners have when noticing the...
As a little girl, I was very close to my great- grandfather. When he passed away, he had our entire family at his bedside. In his final moments, as he looked around the room, his eyes fell upon me and he fondly spoke his final words to me, “I love you, Doll”.
Though I was still in my pre-teens at the time, I never forgot this poignant moment and I have always remembered that my great-grandfather experienced ‘a beautiful end...