• ELDERLY CAREGIVER BURNOUT: COPING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS AND MANIPULATIVE BEHAVIOR

    ELDERLY CAREGIVER BURNOUT: COPING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS AND MANIPULATIVE BEHAVIOR

      Caregiving for an elderly adult can already be difficult enough with comorbid mental illnesses.  As seen in a handful of disorders including bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder, dementia, traumatic brain injury, and schizophrenia, some mental illnesses present with manipulative behavior.  As a result, the affected individual may frequently issue death threats against themselves and

  • Mobility Scooters & A Healthy Battery Life

    Mobility Scooters & A Healthy Battery Life

      Regardless of the type, size, or models, batteries can be considered as the ultimate lifeline for any electric mobility scooter. To put it candidly, it is the most important component of a mobility scooter. Now, when it comes to batteries, their lifetime is basically counted via the cycles of charging and discharging. Poor maintenance

  • ELDERLY CAREGIVER BURNOUT: DEMENTIA CARE

    ELDERLY CAREGIVER BURNOUT: DEMENTIA CARE

      Dementia, which is often referred to as Alzheimer’s disease, is a progressive degeneration of the brain that presents with multiple, dysfunctional consequences.  Many folks who have never experienced dementia firsthand may safely assume that dementia is purely a loss of memory.  Caregivers who know better understand the endless challenges that dementia presents, both to

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