All Posts by Toluse Francis

Ten Tips for Communicating with a Person with Dementia

Caring for a loved one with dementia poses many challenges for families and caregivers. People with dementia from conditions such as Alzheimer’s and related diseases have a progressive brain disorder that makes it more and more difficult for them to remember things, think clearly, communicate with others, or take care of themselves. In addition, dementia can cause […]

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Madness? No one is Mad

Growing up I was taught that ‘madness can’t be wished for in a child but interesting to see’. Who taught me? The society did. Who makes the society? You and I. I took this saying like an emblem until I grew old to understand. I didn’t just grow to know this wasn’t palatable and true […]

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Bodymind Relationship

Bodymind relationship won’t necessarily cure all our physical difficulties but by learning the language of symptoms and illness we can discover what is being repressed or ignored in our psyche and emotions, and how this is influencing our well-being. From this vantage point we discover that there is an extraordinarily intimate two-way communication going on […]

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Causes Of Memory Loss : Dementia

What is memory loss and what are the causes? Everybody forgets things from time to time. In general, the things that you tend to forget most easily are the things that you feel do not matter as much. The things that you tend to remember most easily are the things that are important to you […]

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Halitosis…A great show stopper

Halitosis is really just a fancy word for Bad Breath. It is one of the most embarrassing and often unnoticed conditions experienced by a lot of individuals . It can be difficult to treat because in most instances a sufferer is totally unaware that they have bad breath with diagnosis often being made by an individual who […]

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Work Without Pains

It is common to hear people complain about their neck, back etc after work and  is common but not restricted to  office workers . The study of this is called ERGONOMICS. What is Ergonomics? Ergonomics is the study of the kind of work you do, the environment you work in, and the tools you use […]

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Women and Health;

 The health of women is key to the growth of any nation Celebrated every 8th day of March is the International Women’s Day. It was originally called International Day for Working Women. The theme this year is Pledge for Parity.   What is Parity and why a call for it? Click To Tweet   Parity […]

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Men and Relationships

Men will always be men Sometimes ago I decided to informally discuss with unmarried and married men about various issues that bothered on the male lifestyle in terms of what they think when they are with their wives or fiancé. Of course , different men with different views on matters like this which stems from […]

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Rise Above It Pt.2

Fatigue Do you drag through your day? Depression can make you feel too tired or weak to do anything. Daily activities such as getting dressed and doing dishes can seem overwhelming and exhausting. Not eating or eating an unhealthy diet can contribute to fatigue. Good nutrition, exercise, and sleep can help you fight it Slowed-Down […]

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