The elderly should be looked after by ‘care-bots' and hospital patients should be given ‘bedside robots' to feed them and rehabilitate them, according to a think tank. ReadMore>>
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
The elderly should be looked after by ‘care-bots' and hospital patients should be given ‘bedside robots' to feed them and rehabilitate them, according to a think tank. ReadMore>>
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
It's World Cup time! Never mind the next generation being inspired to kick a ball about after watching the world's best footballers, there's still hope for the national side thanks to a septuagenarian playing for England. ReadMore>>
Thu, Jun 14, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Sainsbury's has begun rolling out ‘slow-moving' checkout lanes throughout the UK, so people with dementia can shop at a “more relaxed pace”. ReadMore>>
Thu, Jun 14, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Sainsbury's has begun rolling out ‘slow-moving' checkout lanes throughout the UK, so people with dementia can shop at a “more relaxed pace”. ReadMore>>
Thu, Jun 14, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Care homes need to “make it blatantly clear” it is safe for LGBT people to be open about their sexuality, according to a campaigner who has developed LGBT awareness training for care homes. ReadMore>>
Wed, Jun 13, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
At 91-years-old, Ida Martin proves that age is no barrier to continuing to do things you enjoy. ReadMore>>
Wed, Jun 13, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Music is a powerful, primeval force that stirs strong emotions and memories in humans. ReadMore>>
Wed, Jun 13, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Martin Aston is a world-renowned music journalist who has written for publications such as MOJO, the Melody Maker and the Guardian for over 34 years. ReadMore>>
Wed, Jun 13, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A care home in Peterborough that gives staff an insight into what life is like for their dementia residents has been rated ‘outstanding'. ReadMore>>
Wed, Jun 13, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Most people in their seventies have quit work and spend their days with their feet up relaxing. ReadMore>>
Tue, Jun 12, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
The neurotrophic factor MANF is neuroprotective when administered before experimental stroke. MANF also promoted reversal of stroke-induced behavioural impairments when administered directly into rat brain tissue 2 to 3 days after stroke. ReadMore>>
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Britain's longest-serving poppy seller has been appointed an MBE in the Queen's birthday honours list and is said to be ‘over the moon'. ReadMore>>
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Britain's longest-serving poppy seller has been appointed an MBE in the Queen's birthday honours list and is said to be ‘over the moon'. ReadMore>>
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Nearly three-quarters of carers in the UK have experienced mental ill health due to caring responsibilities, with over half saying they expect their physical health to worsen in the next two years, according to a research report released to coincide with Carers Week. ReadMore>>
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
Care workers at a home in Cheshire have trialled wearing pyjama-style scrubs at night-time and have found it has hugely reduced sleep deprivation, as well as pacing and disorientation for residents living with dementia. ReadMore>>
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
A study of nearly 2,500 patients who used high doses of opioids for at least six months showed that reducing their opioid use did not lower their satisfaction with care. ReadMore>>
Fri, Jun 08, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Rosemary Westwell received a phone call to say that her husband had collapsed on the street when she was pregnant with their second daughter. ReadMore>>
Fri, Jun 08, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Synthetic cannabis, also popularly known as 'spice' or 'k2,' may boost the risk of a stroke in young users, warn US doctors. ReadMore>>
Fri, Jun 08, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Home care provider Penrose Care has been hailed as a leader in the care industry for its contribution to the living wage movement and ethical working practices. ReadMore>>
Thu, Jun 07, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A daredevil grandmother completed a daunting zip wire challenge in Snowdonia to help raise money for the outdoor play area of a Welsh-speaking nursery. ReadMore>>
Thu, Jun 07, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
The recruitment and retention of capable and quality staff is vital to improving failing care homes, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found. ReadMore>>
Thu, Jun 07, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
More than 2.5 million Americans are living with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib). AFib is an irregular heartbeat that can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure and other heart-related complications. ReadMore>>
Wed, Jun 06, 2018
Source: sciencedaily.com
Bristol City Council is set to launch a new weekly payment scheme to control the rising cost of housing older people in care homes. ReadMore>>
Wed, Jun 06, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Hundreds of thousands of unpaid carers across England will have better job prospects, the Care Minister has promised as part of an action plan she hoped her own mother ‘could have benefitted from' when she was a carer. ReadMore>>
Tue, Jun 05, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk
A care home in Devon, that promotes positive risk taking such as skydiving and climbing trees, has been rated ‘outstanding'. ReadMore>>
Tue, Jun 05, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Kings Park in Stirling, Scotland has been transformed to allow those with dementia to have a stroll outdoors and still feel safe. ReadMore>>
Tue, Jun 05, 2018
Source: carehome.co.uk
Kings Park in Stirling, Scotland has been transformed to allow those with dementia to have a stroll outdoors and still feel safe. ReadMore>>
Tue, Jun 05, 2018
Source: homecare.co.uk