The world is ageing. And so are its inhabitants. To put it in perspective, the no of people above the age of 60 in the world in 2008 were over 506 million. This number was to grow upto 1.3 billion by 2040. India and China are to have over 50% of these seniors in their country. And to see the overall picture, by 2021 the … Continue reading Green House Project: Future of elder care in India
“And in the end it is not the years in your life that count. It`s the life in your years that matter” : Abraham Lincoln A recent study has shown that feeling of happiness in families increases by a staggering 50% if the elders in the house are reportedly happy and contented with their lives. As over 10 crore Indians cross the age of 60 … Continue reading Happy Elders!!Happy Families!!
Raising high EI kids can go a long way in helping them achieve success in life and work. Youcare.in explores how we can nurture emotional intelligence in families. Continue reading 5 ways you can raise an emotionally intelligent child.
Hiring a domestic help for caregiving. YouCare explores the pros & cons. Continue reading 5 reasons you should you hire a domestic help and not a professional caregiver.
One of the most stressful questions a new parent confronts is, “Who’s going to take care of my baby when I go back to work?” Figuring out the answer to that question is often not easy. More than 1,000 parents were surveyed nationwide about their child care experiences; a third reported difficulty finding care. Searching far and wide, finding little Shibani Bedi, a new mother who lives in … Continue reading Becoming a parent is tough but finding help is easy.
Trained caregivers are essential as not everyone can help in alleviating emotional pain. Care-giving emphasis on enhancing the quality of life for seniors and infant care. If a person is providing emotional and physical support to an elderly person or helping the elderly or an infant with prescribed medications or maintaining their hygiene, then the person is called a caregiver. Professional caregivers also provide non … Continue reading Why you should hire trained caregivers?
Whether it’s your dad showing mild signs of dementia, your mother recovering from breast cancer, your spouse and you planning on a family or your grandmother who recently got her knees replaced, you realise that you are now a caregiver in the family, even if you are not present physically with any one of them. And you have a million questions. Where do you start? … Continue reading 5 Reasons you should read this article.
Many children are sadly neglecting the needs of their parents. Youngsters prefer to stay away from their parents, making the parents fend for themselves. Many retired Indians must have borrowed heavily to conduct their daughter’s marriage or some such expense and invariably they are not able to pay this expense. If an elderly person involves himself in some work apart from economic reasons, it keeps … Continue reading Jobs for seniors citizens in Chandigarh
Just as with all developmental milestones, when it comes to potty training, every child has his own pace. Some toddlers adjust to potty training in a few days, but many take several months. Many find that the older the child is, the easier and quicker it tends to be. Find below 6 steps to start potty training for your chid: Potty training equipment Buy a … Continue reading 6 Steps to spotlessly Potty Train your toddler.
Pregnancy is the period of Mother Nature’s creativity at its best. Weight gain is also natural as it is due to developing baby, body muscles and fluids. During first trimester the women gain around 2-2.5 kgs of weight and in later months the same gain comes in each advancing month. On an average a woman gains around 12-15 kgs during her pregnancy. To know your … Continue reading 5 ways to attain ideal weight during pregnancy: