• 19 FEB 2021
    What is pain and what are the factors that aggravate it?

    What is pain and what are the factors that aggravate it?

    In order to treat something, we first must learn to recognize it.[1] Sir William Osler “Those who do not feel pain seldom think that it is felt[2].” Samuel Johnson What is pain and what are the factors that aggravate it? Part One Today, our blog’s…

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    • 11 FEB 2021
    How to react when an adult hallucinates?

    How to react when an adult hallucinates?

    Most of you may know that dementia can cause hallucinations. Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia cause changes in the brain and hallucinations, namely, to hear, see, feel or even taste something that is not around. In short, the brain distorts the senses….

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    • 04 FEB 2021
    Do I have to quit my job to take care of my elderly parent?

    Do I have to quit my job to take care of my elderly parent?

    As much as we do not want to or refuse to believe it, our parents and relatives are getting older. They need more help, and we are doing what we can to provide it. For many, the first step is a mandatory visit to the home of mom and dad once a week to make

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    • 29 JAN 2021
    What is hospice care?

    What is hospice care?

    While terms such as “long-term care for elderly”, “palliative care” and “hospice care” are increasingly appearing abroad, in Bulgaria there is almost no distinction between the main areas, such as nursing home and hospice. Therefore, this week we…

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