January 3 2019
After every festive season, social services departments across the country see a sharp spike in call numbers.
December 19 2018
Typically a time for family, food and festivities, Christmas means many things to many people. For a person with dementia, however, they may find the usual celebrations a bit overwhelming. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have an enjoyable Christmas together.
December 17 2018
Out of hours health experts are encouraging patients to put more than mince pies and turkey on their wish list as we prepare for a week of fun and festivities.R
December 5 2018
Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis are diseases of the gut that can be debilitating for many sufferers. These long-term conditions in which parts of the digestive system become inflamed are two types of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
November 28 2018
According to figures from Carers UK, 6,000 people take on caring responsibilities every single day supporting a loved one who is older, disabled or seriously ill.
November 19 2018
Many health experts are now saying that the UK has a problem with alcohol.
November 12 2018
Sugar Awareness Week 2018 - Action on Sugar
October 23 2018
Misuse and overuse of antibiotics is one of the world’s most pressing public health problems.
October 10 2018
One in six of us experiences joint pain every day.
October 3 2018
Malnutrition in people aged 65 and over in the UK is not a widely talked about subject. But when estimated figures suggest that one in ten older people (that’s about 1.3 million people) are either malnourished or at risk of malnutrition, it’s a subject that perhaps should be brought up more.