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What is a Care Bubble?

November 18, 2020 3:21 pm

What is a care bubble? A care bubble is when two households are allowed to mix to provide informal caring arrangements for one or more person. This can include regularly popping in to check on your elderly neighbour, or provide full-time care for a parent that...

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Questions about end of life care

October 15, 2020 3:41 pm

End of life care is different for each person. Each individual will have unique needs, advice, care and support during this time. End of life care will no doubt bring about questions from both the patient and their loved ones. Therefore it is important to ensure you discuss...

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Why is Respite Care Important?

October 12, 2020 9:41 am

What Is Respite Care? Respite Care is designed for to provide relief for family or others who undertake in the care of a family member or friend. Furthermore, it can be a useful break for anyone receiving care. Sometimes Respite Care can be given in emergency...

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Supporting a loved one with Late Stage Dementia

October 9, 2020 9:54 am

When a loved one is in the later stages of dementia, they are likely to be frailer. Furthermore, they are likely to experience severe memory loss, problems with communication and daily activities. They may also experience greater changes in behaviour and physical problems...

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Signs and Symptoms

October 6, 2020 9:55 am

Every October, people all over the world show their support for people affected by breast cancer. The Coronavirus has put many areas of breast cancer on pause. It is even more important now to campaign, fundraise and volunteer to raise awareness and help continue research...

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The Importance of rest after surgery

September 24, 2020 9:25 am

Resting after surgery is vital ensure you have a safe recovery. Pushing yourself too hard after a procedure can cause immediate or long-term physical complications. We have listed below some reasons why rest is so important after surgery.

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What does End of Life Care mean?

September 10, 2020 9:12 am

In the final stages of a terminal illness, it can become evident that in spite of the best care, attention, and treatment, your loved one is approaching the end of their life. At this point many focus on changes to make their loved one as comfortable...

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