NEWS ITEMS

Happy International Nurses Day

May 12, 2021 10:56 am

We would like to wish a Happy International Nurses day to all the hardworking nurses around the world including our nurses, nurse managers and carers who support our clients.

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Dying Matters Awareness Week

May 10, 2021 8:47 am

Dying matters believes in an open culture that talks about death, and where people feel able to listen and support those who are planning for their end of life, who are dying and who have been bereaved. This years Dying Matters Awareness Week is on the...

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Time for a Cuppa – Dementia UK

May 7, 2021 1:16 pm

This week the staff at Cavendish Homecare took part in the ‘Time for a Cuppa’ event run by Dementia UK. They worked hard to raise awareness and money for those living with  Dementia and the specialist nurses who care for them everyday. The...

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Asthma management in children

May 4, 2021 9:14 am

In recent decades, CO2 and pollution levels have been on the increase, especially for those who live in major metropolitan areas.  The dust, smoke particles and traffic fumes can be devastating to a person’s lungs, children are even more at risk, as their lungs haven’t...

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Post-operative Care for Abdominal Surgery

April 29, 2021 9:52 am

Advice after discharge After being discharged, you or your loved one, should aim to sit out of bed on the first day after your operation. Pain can be reduced when getting in and out of bed by doing the following: • Bending your knees

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Early onset Parkinson’s Disease

April 29, 2021 9:52 am

What is early onset Parkinson’s Disease? Early onset Parkinson’s Disease is when you or a loved one who is 21-50 years old receives a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease. It can also be referred to as

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Types of Palliative Care

April 26, 2021 11:34 am

What is Palliative Care? End of life care includes palliative care. If you have an illness that cannot be cured, palliative care makes you as comfortable as possible by 

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Playlist for Life – Music and Dementia Charity

April 23, 2021 1:29 pm

As dementia develops over time, different parts of the brain are affected and so will different aspects of a person’s life and abilities. Common areas that may become difficult include memory, someone’s sense of time and space, language and communication. Playlist...

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MS Awareness Week

April 22, 2021 11:06 am

MS Awareness Week 2021 will run from 19-25 April. It’s a chance to raise awareness of multiple sclerosis, and spread the word. #LetsTalkMS. What is Multiple Sclerosis?

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