Barriers in communication with elderly people

Communication is a significant constituent of our lives. It serves as a tool for information exchange and sharing experiences, but most importantly, it is a form of entertainment. We communicate incessantly even while being unaware of it, not only verbally but also by means of gestures, poises or facial expressions, and thanks to that, we […]

Memory and aging

According to the most common definition, memory is the ability to store and recall previously acknowledged information. It is divided into short- and long term one. Simply put, short-term memory stores the most current events until they are either forgotten or transmitted to long-term memory.  If the memory is functioning well, that is the place […]