ABC of Geriatric Medicine

Fri 11 Mar 2016

Edited by Nicola Cooper, Kirsty Forrest and Graham Mulley WILEY-BLACKWEILL BMJ|Books click here to download: ABC of geriatric medicine 2009

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Tooth decay – Prevention

Thu 10 Mar 2016

Resources:http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Dental-decay/Pages/Prevention.aspx Preventing tooth decay Maintaining good oral hygiene through brushing and flossing your teeth is one of the most effective ways to prevent tooth decay. Some simple changes your diet can also help. Brushing Brush your teeth for at least … Continue reading

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DNA prostate test ‘will predict deadliest cancer risk’

Thu 10 Mar 2016

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-26274475 DNA testing can predict which men face the highest risk of deadly prostate cancer, scientists say. The team at the Institute of Cancer Research, in London, say men could soon be offered genetic screening in a similar way to … Continue reading

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Innov-age magazine Heart issue is out now!

Wed 27 Jan 2016

Innov-age heart issue – can drinking and smoking lead to hearing loss? The winter issue of innov-age magazine has just launched, focusing on Heart Health & Older People. This issue shares a collection of articles from a range of experts in … Continue reading

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Innov-age magazine Hearing issue is out now!

Mon 26 Oct 2015

Innov-age hearing issue – can drinking and smoking lead to hearing loss? The autumn issue of innov-age magazine has just launched, focusing on Hearing & Older People. The largest issue so far shares a collection of articles from a range … Continue reading

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We have moved.

Mon 21 Sep 2015

We have moved to the following address on 21st September 2015: Edward Healthcare 2nd Floor 80 Coombe Road New Malden KT3 4QS  

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Innov-age magazine Vision issue is out now!

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Read the latest issue now focusing on eye sight, sharing knowledge to help professionals better understand topics surrounding caring for older people. Each issue of Innov-age features articles written by leading professionals from both within and outside the NHS, sharing best practice and innovation, helping to improve the care and safety of older people.

Leading this issue the team at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust discuss living with sight loss.

Features:
• Insight – Living with Sight Loss
• Needs of People with Dementia and Sight Loss
• Sight for Sore Eyes – Noctura 400 Sleep Mask
• Cochrane Review
• News

Please follow the link to read Issue 10 now
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Each issue of Innov-age features articles written by leading professionals from both within and outside the NHS, sharing best practice and innovation, helping to improve the care and safety of older people.

For further information and news please visit www.innov-age.org.

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Innov-age magazine Exercise issue is out now!

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Read the latest issue now focusing on Exercise, sharing knowledge to help working professionals better understand a range of topics surrounding caring for older people.

Leading this issue Paul Greenhaff, Professor of Muscle Metabolism and Head of the Metabolic and Molecular Physiology research group at the University of Nottingham, discusses the health consequences of physical inactivity and age-related musculoskeletal decline.

Features:
• Insight – Exercise
• Improving the take up of Community Exercise
• Evidence based exercise interventions
• Promoting physical activity in older people
• Exercise and its role in Healthy Ageing
• Cochrane Review
• Spotlight on… Prof Paul Greenhaff
• News

Please follow the link to read Issue 9 now

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Each issue of Innov-age features articles written by leading professionals from both within and outside the NHS, sharing best practice and innovation, helping to improve the care and safety of older people.

For further information and news please visit www.innov-age.org.

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Innov-age Long Term Conditions issue out now!

Fri 13 Feb 2015

Innov-age Magazine – Long Term Conditions Issue out now! Read the winter issue of Innov-age magazine focusing on Long Term Conditions. Welcoming discussion and sharing knowledge with healthcare professionals, people working with older people and anyone with an interest in … Continue reading

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Edward Healthcare Supports New Initiatives in Elderly Care at BioNow 2014

Mon 15 Dec 2014

Edward Healthcare’s Peter Bullock (far left), and Professor Jackie Oldham(far right), with representatives from winners, MRA/CATCH.   For the second year running, Edward Healthcare was delighted to jointly sponsor the BioNow Innovative Ageing Award, along with our partners at MIMIT. … Continue reading

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