Your Ancestors Didn’t Sleep Like You

Your Ancestors Didn’t Sleep Like You

Your Ancestors Didn’t Sleep Like You(The Two-sleep System) Ok, maybe your grandparents probably slept like you. But once you go back before the 1800s, sleep starts to look a lot different. Your ancestors slept in a way that modern sleepers would find bizarre – they...
Wise sayings to inspire us (More or less)

Wise sayings to inspire us (More or less)

Wise sayings to inspire us (More or less) 1. When one door closes and another door opens – you are probably in prison.2. To me “drink responsibly” means – don’t spill it!3. Age 60 might be the new ‘40’, but 9: PM is the new midnight. 4. The older I get,...
Raise the drawbridge

Raise the drawbridge

Raise the drawbridge Why People move into retirement villages There is a common misconception that most people are attracted to retirement villages by the provision of care (especially frail care!). But, contrary to popular opinion, only 2% of people over 65 will ever...
Have the flu vaccinations as well

Have the flu vaccinations as well

Have the flu vaccinations as well I recently received an email from my medical aid encouraging me to have the annual Flu vaccination. The email read as follows: “Dear member: fight the flu this winter! We have pre-authorised the payment of a flu vaccine for HENRY T....
ANOTHER ACCOLADE OF PRAISE FOR CARE STAFF

ANOTHER ACCOLADE OF PRAISE FOR CARE STAFF

ANOTHER ACCOLADE OF PRAISE FOR CARE STAFF Banksy is an anonymous England-based street artist, vandal, political activist, and film director, active since the 1990s. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a...