People may be deteriorating into dementia later in life and living with it for a shorter period of time, a new study suggests. ReadMore>>
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Allied Healthcare, one of the country's largest home care providers which cares for 13,500 people in the UK, is seeking a rescue plan to “ensure safe continuity of care across our UK-wide operations” after admitting it has been operating in a “highly challenging environment”. ReadMore>>
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
An experimental compound appears to improve stroke outcome by reducing the destructive inflammation that can continue months after a stroke, scientists report. ReadMore>>
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Arthur Ellis, who lost his sight 12 years ago after falling seriously ill with bacterial meningitis, has revealed he uses Blu tack, elastic bands and stencils to help him paint and draw the hallucinations he suffers from. ReadMore>>
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A woman with learning disabilities has died at a care home after a fire broke out shortly before 2.14 am on Friday morning. ReadMore>>
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A new computer program can assess whole brain deterioration and help predict cognitive function after stroke up to ten times more accurately than current methods. ReadMore>>
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
The more cigarettes men younger than 50 smoked, the more likely they were to have a stroke. Researchers say, while smoking cessation is the goal, just reducing the number of cigarettes younger men smoke could help reduce their stroke risk. ReadMore>>
Thu, Apr 19, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
New research finds that more men have suboptimal testosterone levels than previously known, and it may be putting these men at risk. ReadMore>>
Thu, Apr 19, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
A care home manager has spoken of her struggle to find a dentist who will check the teeth of residents with dementia and wants Health and Social Care Secretary Jeremy Hunt to take action. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 18, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Theresa May has said Albert Thompson, who was denied NHS cancer treatment, as he cannot prove he is in the UK legally despite having lived here for 44 years, will now be able to get the treatment he desperately needs. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 18, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
In a new analysis of interviews conducted with children who have asthma, their caregivers and their clinicians, researchers found that there was significant lack of agreement about why the kids miss their needed daily anti-inflammatory medication. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 18, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
John Starbrook, aged 87, will be the oldest runner in this year's London Marathon. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 18, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
John Starbrook, aged 87, will be the oldest runner in this year's London Marathon. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 18, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Two nurses, who work with people with dementia, are raffling off their four-bedroomed house to raise funds for a dementia centre. ReadMore>>
Tue, Apr 17, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Using two complementary approaches to reduce the deposits of amyloid-beta in the brain rather than either approach alone improved spatial navigation and memory in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. ReadMore>>
Mon, Apr 16, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Want to fly a plane or talk to the Pope? Wishes big and small are being granted for residents by a London care home, which has answered an elderly man's prayers to meet Pope Francis. ReadMore>>
Mon, Apr 16, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A helpline supporting lonely and isolated older people received one call every minute in March, making it the busiest month since its launch in November 2013. ReadMore>>
Fri, Apr 13, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Tonic Housing, which revealed plans for a LGBT+ care village three years ago, has confirmed it is currently looking at sites in London. ReadMore>>
Thu, Apr 12, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Exposure to smoke from wildfires was associated with increased rates of emergency room visits for heart- and stroke-related illness, especially among adults age 65 and older. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 11, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
The Care Roadshow is returning to Glasgow for the eighth year, with this year's visitors shown how to boost mental stimulation and social interaction in care homes. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 11, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
The Care Roadshow is returning to Glasgow for the eighth year, with this year's visitors shown how to boost mental stimulation and social interaction in care homes. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 11, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
One in 10 people with Parkinson's disease have been laughed at because of the condition, and more than a quarter have had symptoms mistaken for drunkenness, a leading charity has found. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 11, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
One in 10 people with Parkinson's disease have been laughed at because of the condition, and more than a quarter have had symptoms mistaken for drunkenness, a leading charity has found. ReadMore>>
Wed, Apr 11, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk