NEWS ITEMS

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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Coronavirus link to Vitamin D

October 12, 2020 9:06 am

The Scientific Advisory Commission on Nutrition and the health watchdog the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have done a rapid review...

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World Mental Health Day

October 9, 2020 12:11 pm

The 10th October every year highlights Mental Health Day. It is a great day to start looking after your own wellbeing and show your support for better mental health for all. This year has been far from ‘normal’, months in lockdown have had a massive impact...

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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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World Suicide Prevention Day

September 10, 2020 8:01 am

Every year on the 10th September communities, charities and organisations all over the world come together to raise awareness to help prevent the growing number of suicides. Every death lost to suicide is a tragedy, by raising awareness of...

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