It is not an easy to clearly distinguish healthy aging from dementia, but well-known world research institutes and specialists are working in this direction today. According to Samson Khachatryan, Deputy Director of the National Institute of Health, Consultant on Neurology of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Armenia,
The sewing workshops of “Bari Kari Lab” have been operating in the Nor Nork and Hrazdan day centers of the «Mission Armenia» non-profit organization for about 4 years. In the workshop, which includes only elderly people, about 10 products are sewn: bags, aprons, pens, bathrobes, shirts, bed linen, pillows, towels,
Mikhail Aghajanov, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Biochemistry of Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi, who create the Armenian Alzheimer’s Association 20 years ago, predicts that Alzheimer’s disease would soon become a big challenge for our country as well as for the whole world.
According to Sianna Movsisyan, a clinical psychologist, psychologist at Expert Technologies, the actual retirement of 65-year-old people is not a problem, it all depends on what kind of activity a person carries out after that. The most important thing for older people is to feel healthy and useful. Society and
This episode of the “Second Start” radio show, launched within the framework of the Alzheimer’s Care Armenia Brain Health project in collaboration with Public Radio of RA, is dedicated to the social protection of the elderly. In this sphere, the state encourages the employment of persons aged 65 years and
Provision of palliative care and services in specialized clinics is a new phenomenon for us. Most people in Armenia prefer to care for a sick relative at home for the rest of their lives. There are two reasons: stereotype and lack of funds. “Palliative medicine, in Armenian we say palliative