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In the YEI Health and Wellness page, you can expect to find a broad range of relevant, on-point, informative articles written by subject matter experts and specialists in the Health and Wellness industry.   From the latest wellness news, treatments and therapies, inspiring health stories to expert advice.  You will also find YEI articles, often with a view from subject matter experts.  These articles are specifically geared at 60-plussers.    YEI is here to help you live your healthiest life every day.


Have you considered Adult Day Care
Health and WellnessLifestyle

Looking after an elderly parent or spouse? Have you considered Adult Day Care?

Are you looking after an elderly parent or spouse?  Are you a caregiver?   Do you…
May 16, 2024
Diabetes and Bone Health
Health and Wellness

Diabetes and Bone Health

DIABETES AND BONE HEALTH: THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW   Osteoporosis and diabetes are two…
May 14, 2024
Sawubona - TAFTA
Health and Wellness

Tafta says “Sawubona” to 2024

Launching a new initiative that aims to combat ageism and advocate for the rights of…
February 8, 2024
Join virgin active now
Health and Wellness

Give your body what it deserves in 2024 – don’t just join a gym, join a social wellness club.

Your body does incredible things every day. The more you support it with exercise, nutrition…
February 8, 2024
a care worker reading to an old lady
Health and Wellness

Tips for care workers to prevent burnout this festive season

Care work is often under-valued and underpaid – if there is any remuneration at all.…
December 1, 2023
TAFTA hosting a succesful soiree
Health and WellnessRetirement

TAFTA Spectacular Sapphire Soirée – a success!

In celebration of their 65th year of advocating for and responding to the needs of…
November 7, 2023
elderly lady in hospital
Health and Wellness

Feeling uncomfortable with your hospital care – time to speak up…

A personal account of a recent hospital stay that led the author to wonder how…
October 17, 2023
world heart day 2023
Health and Wellness

World Heart Day – 29 September 2023

Pause and Reflect on World Heart Day (29 September), as we all strive to safeguard…
September 11, 2023
reasons for dementia wandering
Health and Wellness

Possible Reasons For Dementia Wandering

Dementia causes people to lose their ability to recognize familiar places. It’s common for a…
September 8, 2023
old man driving and taking care of his eyesight
Health and WellnessTravel

Driving and Eyesight in Older Adults – Brought to you by Supa Quick

For safe driving, physical health means very little without clear vision. Follow these eye health…
July 9, 2023
abandoned 82 year old
Health and Wellness

If ever anyone needed a ‘guardian angel’ it was Ms S

Not only was this frail 82-year-old left to live as best she could in poverty…
June 4, 2023
health of seniors in south africa
Health and Wellness

An insight into the Health and Wellness of South African over-60s

You’ve Earned It ran a Health and Wellness survey in March 2023 and we found…
April 16, 2023
Bluu car rental