The physical and cognitive limitations related to the process of ageing can make daily life challenging for many seniors as they get older. Geriatric Care health care management is the process of planning and coordinating
the care of the elderly. Focusing areas are: Health Issues, Geriatric Counselling and Rasayana (Rejuvenation Treatments).
Ageing is inevitable. It is a natural phenomenon and an intrinsic feature of life. As we age the body undergoes several physiological changes. Increasing age is associated with various illnesses including high blood pressure, diabetes, bone diseases, memory problems, etc. Ageing people also tend to show poor Mental Health which is of great concern. Disturbed Mental Health along with memory problems also increases risk of falls and injuries. Since ageing also reduces the strength of bone and makes them brittle, fractures at an old age are more difficult to treat.
Ayurvedic Classics believe that human body is meant to be shatayushi (live for 100 years) provided one follows the right daily regimens (Din Charyas) that include Abhayanga (Ayurvedic Body Massage), Diet and exercise. Failure to follow a healthy lifestyle leads to development of lifestyle disorders, the risk of which increases with age.
As one grows old, the skin loses its texture and elasticity which naturally leads to wrinkles and sagging of skin. The main issue to be tacked in this old age group is joint stiffness, pain, stress etc which indirectly make them dependent on others. Deepanjali take care of the need of older population by timely administration of old therapies of Ayurveda like Elakizhi, Abhyangam,Kati vasti,Janu vasti,Greeva vasti, Valuka Swedam ,etc.