Vandana Kakrani is a community medicine professional. She works for a number of communities in Pune.
HappyAging met Dr. Kakrani at GSICON, Pune, 2018 and learnt about her insights on senior care and more.
Dr. Vandana says that there is a considerable rise in the number of geriatric patients and it is going to increase more than under-5 children. This has led to a sudden diversion in attention towards elderly. just like children, elderly to need attention and care.
Dr. Kakrani also says that care is more important than cure in case of elderly, hence, caregivers play a crucial role, whether they are family members or professionals. However, she says if family members take care of an elderly, they heal better and feel more comfortable.
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