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Why Should You Plan Your Funeral? With the number of nuclear families increasing in the last few years, older adults staying alone has become quite common. In fact, according to the last census, around 15 million elderly people live alone....
What is Shraadh? Shraadh is the Indian word for the rituals conducted after the death of an individual. In general, this is performed by the son of the person who has passed away or the next of kin male. Shraadh...
Nails are a barometer of your overall health. In fact, along with teeth and hair, nails give us a fair idea if our general health is proper. Nails are not meant for only ornamental purposes. Just like hair, they...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cm1s9ErggqM Dr. O.P. Sharma is an MMBS, MD and a Geriatrician. He is also the General Secretary- Geriatric Society of India. HappyAging met Dr. Sharma at the GSICON 2018, Pune Chapter and had a brief discussion with him about taking care...
Preventive Geriatrics: Need of the Hour The art and science of preventing diseases in the aging population and promoting their health comes under preventive geriatrics. It aims at maintaining the health of the elderly population with early detection and treatment...
"To enjoy the glow of good health, you must exercise"- Gene Tunney. Why is exercise essential for me? You might ask. Sure, you don't need to build muscles or zap off fat. But apart from the physical aspects of exercising,...
You are over 50, firmly established in your career and life. This is a good time to introspect and reflect on the past, examine your achievements, and figure out what more you can do. As you progress towards the later...
Surekha Sikri, the popular face of television and cinema who is famous for essaying the role of ‘Daadisa’ in Hindi television show ‘Baalika Vadhu’ has a glorious acting career spanning 40 years. Starting her career with the political drama...
Cell damage Cells start decreasing as people age. Furthermore, some organs find it difficult to replace old cells. The functions of heart, brain, kidney, liver, testis and ovary are reduced. And these changes occur gradually over a long period of...
Introduction: If you are nearing 50 or have just turned 50 you cannot take your body for granted anymore. The primary reason being it’s a period that may witness the onset of many chronic and serious illnesses, if not dealt...

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