Do you know the warning signs of depression in the elderly? This list includes increased fatigue, poor sleep, hygiene changes, weight changes, and memory problems. Get more information about senior depression by taking a look at this Jenkintown senior care infographic.
Sadness touches our hearts every once in a while. But when it stays and alters our daily living it becomes depression. The triggers of depression in the elderly are often associated with change. We will be talking more on this topic on our #DMSHealth twitter chat tomorrow at 3pm EST. View more on this topic here: http://www.discountmedicalsupplies.com/doctors/health-news/infographic-depression-elderly #depression #chat #elderlycare #caregiving #caregiver
Don't impose your terminology - Depression is not a normal part of aging, and yet it often goes undiagnosed. Many seniors are resistant to treatment because they don't want to burden their families, or equate depression with weakness or even death.