Evergreen Eldercare Centre - or you can call us the EEC- started as a family run home centre in a single storey bungalow nestled in a quiet residential area of Taman Johor. We have now moved to a new home with plans for an upcoming garden along with benches, winding paths and raised gardening beds. Physical exercise, even a short walk will do so much to aid our residents with dementia.
Mental and physical well being
Are your elderly losing interest in activities? Or do they lack identifiable feelings or emotions about events? Lacking the energy to participate in life? Do these symptoms of apathy sound familiar?您的老人是否对活动失去兴趣？缺乏参与生活的能量？
Apathy can be connected with depression or other mental health disorders, or the result of physical illness, or the side effects of medication.
The best prescription for avoiding apathy and memory decline may be a familiar one — exercise. In fact exercise can actually increase brain volume. 避免冷漠和记忆力下降的最佳处方-活动.
The Greening Dementia Literature 2013 :
"...people living with dementia appreciate and value the outdoors and nature for a range of different reasons including social encounters, emotional well-being, exercise, fresh air and an appreciation of the countryside.."
Just keep moving moving moving,...