This advice comes from Huddersfield's oldest living person, Ivy Clegg, who is 108 and has made it her mission in life to avoid hospitals and ‘eat plenty'. ReadMore>>
Fri, Oct 19, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
MPs have expressed shock and disappointment that only a quarter of care staff caring for elderly people are vaccinated against the flu. ReadMore>>
Thu, Oct 18, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
MPs have expressed shock and disappointment that only a quarter of care staff caring for elderly people are vaccinated against the flu. ReadMore>>
Thu, Oct 18, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A simple test taken within a week of a stroke may help predict how well people will have recovered up to three years later. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Prime Minister Theresa May promised a social care green paper will be published this year, when asked if she would give social care insurance “her fullest consideration” to protect everyone from “potentially catastrophic costs of care”. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A group of investigators is proposing that targeting immune checkpoints -- molecules that regulate the activity of the immune system -- in immune cells called microglia could reduce the inflammatory aspects of important neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and ALS. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Gary aged 50 has been hooked on crack cocaine and heroin for all of his adult life. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A care robot called Pepper has given evidence to MPs in Parliament to explain how it and other robots like it can care for the nation's elderly population in care homes and at home. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A care robot called Pepper has given evidence to MPs in Parliament to explain how it and other robots like it can care for the nation's elderly population in care homes and at home. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A new review will consider whether ageism should be treated as a hate crime. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 16, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A new review will consider whether ageism should be treated as a hate crime. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 16, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
The Government is being urged by the HM Inspectorate of Prisons and the Care Quality Commission to devise a funded strategy for social care in prisons, due to a rise in older prisoners. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 16, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Cheeky butlers in the buff made a care home full of elderly women swoon when they turned up half-naked to serve them a hot meal. ReadMore>>
Mon, Oct 15, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
People with treatment-resistant back pain may get significant and lasting relief with dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation therapy, an innovative treatment that short-circuits pain, a new study suggests. ReadMore>>
Sun, Oct 14, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
While childbirth pain has been linked to postpartum depression, the culprit may be the pain experienced by the mother following childbirth, rather than during the labor and delivery process. ReadMore>>
Sun, Oct 14, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Care workers at Unique Homecare Services have been given cooking lessons ensuring the people they care for eat nutritious food, rather than ‘ready meals or jam sandwiches'. ReadMore>>
Fri, Oct 12, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Older people in good health may be taking aspirin 'unnecessarily', new research suggests. ReadMore>>
Fri, Oct 12, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Older people in good health may be taking aspirin 'unnecessarily', new research suggests. ReadMore>>
Fri, Oct 12, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A decline in the number of care homes has not stopped the majority of care services in England getting a ‘good' or ‘outstanding' rating from inspectors - a result linked to ‘superhuman efforts' by care providers. ReadMore>>
Thu, Oct 11, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A decline in the number of care homes has not stopped the majority of care services in England getting a ‘good' or ‘outstanding' rating from inspectors - a result linked to ‘superhuman efforts' by care providers. ReadMore>>
Thu, Oct 11, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
The government has announced the appointment of health minister Jackie Doyle-Price as what is thought to be, the world's first ‘Suicide Prevention Minister'. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 10, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
The government has announced the appointment of health minister Jackie Doyle-Price as what is thought to be, the world's first ‘Suicide Prevention Minister'. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 10, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
In preparation for more tools that detect and measure the biology associated with Alzheimer's and other dementias earlier and with more accuracy, experts have published appropriate use criteria (AUC) for lumbar puncture (spinal tap) and spinal fluid analysis in the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 10, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Stephen Fry and Bill Turnbull have been praised for raising awareness of prostate cancer through their own experiences with the disease. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 10, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Stephen Fry and Bill Turnbull have been praised for raising awareness of prostate cancer through their own experiences with the disease. ReadMore>>
Wed, Oct 10, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A care home in Sunderland has installed surveillance cameras in both the communal areas and residents' bedrooms in a bid to be more transparent and ‘regain the confidence of the public'. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 09, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Many people automatically assume delirium is a part of dementia or that the two conditions are interchangeable. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 09, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Many people automatically assume delirium is a part of dementia or that the two conditions are interchangeable. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 09, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Ministers have agreed to work towards parity between mental health and physical health at the first ever Global Ministerial Mental Health Summit. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 09, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Ministers have agreed to work towards parity between mental health and physical health at the first ever Global Ministerial Mental Health Summit. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 09, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Medicines commonly prescribed to reduce people's risk of heart attack may have limited use for treating other diseases, research suggests. ReadMore>>
Tue, Oct 09, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Care homes in the UK remain an attractive proposition to investors, with property advisor Knight Frank saying it is the sector ‘least affected by Brexit volatility'. ReadMore>>
Mon, Oct 08, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Dame Barbara Windsor has spoken on camera about dementia for the first time since being diagnosed in 2014. ReadMore>>
Mon, Oct 08, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Dame Barbara Windsor has spoken on camera about dementia for the first time since being diagnosed in 2014. ReadMore>>
Mon, Oct 08, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk