Tag: Ageing

The ageing process is of course a biological reality which has its own dynamic, largely beyond human control. However, it is also subject to the constructions by which each society makes sense of old age. In the developed world, chronological time plays a paramount role.

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Why is aging a health concern?
Nursing Questions
Introduction: Aging is a health concern at both individual and societal levels. As an individual ages, the risk factors increase for a huge variety of health conditions... Last modified: 23rd Dec 2020

Why Is It Useful to Think about Ageing as a Lifelong Process?
Nursing Assignments
Introduction: Part A: Why is it useful to think about ageing as a lifelong process and not just something that affects older people? There are many reasons why it is useful to think about ageing as a lifelong proce... Last modified: 2nd Jun 2020

Treatment for Ageing Patient with Lower Leg Ulcer
Nursing Case Studies
Introduction: Chosen case study: Cam Dao, a 68 year old woman who is being visited at home by the local Community Care Services for treatment of a lower leg ulcer. Part A: Healthy/Active Ageing: The World Health Or... Last modified: 21st May 2020

Aged Care Case Study - Theories of Ageing
Nursing Case Studies
Introduction: Clinical Speciality Assignment – Aged care related case study. INTRODUCTION: For privacy through this case study the writer will refer to the patient as Mrs A. This case study will investigate... Last modified: 12th Feb 2020

Physiotherapy And An Ageing Population Nursing Essay
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Worldwide, populations are experiencing increasing life expectancies with more serious chronic illnesses towards the end of life (World Health Organisation (WHO), 2011). In the UK, 457,000 people requ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Concepts of Age and Ageing
Nursing Essays
Introduction: “The ageing process is of course a biological reality which has its own dynamic, largely beyond human control. However, it is also subject to the constructions by which each society makes sense... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Country Comparison of Ageing and Disability Policies
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Similarities: All policies address fairness and equality without discrimination, harassment and victimization. All of them cover education, employment and public service. Both China and NZ address a ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Impact of Ageing on Psychological Health
Nursing Essays
Introduction: It should be noted that all names of individuals and places in this report have been changed in order to protect the patients’ confidentiality (Nursing & midwifery council 2009). Therefore ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Relationship Between Hearing Loss and Ageing
Nursing Essays
Introduction: For several years hearing loss has been related that come with aging. It is thought that as we age our auditory perception conventionally commences to fail. Health care professionals thought that fai... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

A Comparison of Different Anti-Aging Strategies
Nursing Essays
Introduction: As a mild exfoliating procedure, microdermabrasion (MDA) every 1 to 3 months depending on the skin type would be a good preventive anti- aging strategy. A combination of MDA with chemical peels is he... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

New Zealand's Disability and Aging Policies and Practices
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Task four: Comparing international developments to New Zealand’s policies and practices in relation to disability and aging. 4.1. Policies on disability and aging 4.1.1. International policies on d... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Active Living for the Older Person
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Annmarie Leonard Introduction I am required to compile a report on active living in retirement for the older person. I have to include answers to the following four questions: The role of the carer/... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Nutrition and the Healthy Ageing Process
Nursing Essays
Introduction:   With the European region having a huge aging population, the continent experiences a huge life expectancy among its people. As time passes, many countries in Europe experience huge populations of ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Comparison of Disability and Ageing Theories
Nursing Essays
Introduction: ANNE MIRIAM ROCES MERCADO   1.1 Comparison There are similarities with regards to the meaning of disability defined by WHO and disabled world. According to the two organizations, the person has b... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Aging and Women’s Sexuality
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Liqi Liu   The World Health Organization regards sexual health as a state of physical, mental, emotional and social well-being related to sexuality (Woloski-Wruble et al., 2010). It is not limited... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Concepts of Ageing and Disability
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Impairment, disability, and handicap Impairment is any loss or abnormality of psychological, physiological or anatomical structure or function e.g. hearing or vision impairment, brain injury, impair... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Changes During the Ageing Process
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Physiological and sociological ageing is an unpreventable process to which, each individual goes through. Although each ageing process varies greatly from each individual to another it tends to speed... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Comparison of Ageing Policies: Australia and Canada
Nursing Essays
Introduction: The young disabled children should be provided with the special schools. The rights should be ensured for the disabled people. The disabled people should be given the employment options. Policies o... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Disability and Ageing Theories Comparison
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Task One : Comparing a range of definitions as they apply to Disability and Aging 1.1 Disability according to WHO According to the World Health Organization, “ Disabilities is a term that covers ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Historical Responses to Disability/Ageing
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Task two: Analyzing the historical response to disability and/or aging in a local context Identify whether a regional or a national situation is being discussed The Old Age Pensions Act 1898 was a na... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Ageing and Disability in New Zealand
Nursing Essays
Introduction: History of Ageing in New Zealand On a National level during the 1860s there were charitable institutions set up by charitable aid boards to help older people in New Zealand. But prior to the 1880’s... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Unconventional Beauty Treatments by Celebrities
Nursing Essays
Introduction: In today’s world, in order to achieve recognition in a particular field that you are pertaining to, the first and the foremost thing that counts is ‘the persona’ with which you carry yourself! ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

New Zealand Services to Support the Elderly
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Abstract Elderly care is a steady industry in New Zealand. It is one of the most stable industries in New Zealand because the New Zealand population is an old population. In light of this attempts to... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020