Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a major global health issue, affecting one-tenth of world population, leading the cause of adulthood disability, making suicide the most common cause of young people’s death.
Fracture and its complications are the most common clinical phenomenon for osteoporosis and mostly occur in hip, spine, and wrist. Hip fracture is a very serious disease. About 25% of patients with hip fracture are not able to walk within a year and 40% (or more) of survived patients might have difficulty walking.
The population is Taiwan is aging and issues related to old age start to surface gradually. Osteoporosis is getting more common as well. This article describes the situations of fracture for your understanding. Common fractures causes by osteoporosis include:
So far there is no safe and efficient way to recover bones with osteoporosis to original high quality state. Thus, osteoporosis prevention is extremely important.
The AD8 Dementia Screening Interview is used to detect the early signs of dementia. Please use the items in the form to check whether you or your relatives or friends have similar symptoms, so as to detect and treat them as soon as possible.
Maintain simple and regular cleaning habits, set bath and toilet times, and remind patients to go to the toilet regularly.
Those suspected of suffering from mental illness or who are already mentally ill, but with stable condition or residual symptoms not harmful to themselves or others may go to the psychiatric clinic to receive treatment by themselves or accompanied by their family members, and regularly return to hospital, take medication on schedule or receive injection treatment.
The growth and development of children is a long and fast changing process. It is almost always a joyful process for parents, but at times endured with great doubts and troubles.
Schizophrenia is a mental disorder characterized by delusions, hallucinations, distortions in thinking, emotional and behavioral changes
If one of your family members is diagnosed with a mental disorder, you should face problems and seek professional assistance from public health nurses in health centers, social workers in social bureaus and district offices