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M.E. sufferer’s story - A Girl Behind Dark Glasses

Win this bitterly painful, moving but ultimately inspiring story about one girl’s battle against severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E) in Care & Nursing…

 

Clinically connected care homes could reduce NHS demand by £1bn

A large-scale project led by senior nurses to improve the health of care home residents in Calderdale, Yorkshire has reduced emergency admissions by 33 per cent with…

 

The NHS at 70

By editor Victoria Galligan

As the NHS turns 70, we take a look at a round-up of news, views and events which are taking place across the country to celebrate…

 

Infection Prevention Show 2018

Sunday 30th September - Tuesday 2nd October

Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow, Scotland

The Infection Prevention Society (IPS) is pleased to announce…

 

Alzheimers, dementia & arts therapies books

Jessica Kingsley Publishers' dedicated Alzheimer's and dementia team have kindly given four books for one lucky Care & Nursing Essentials reader to win.

 

The Alzheimer’s Show returns to Olympia London this week!

The Alzheimer’s Show is returning for its sixth year in 2018 and will be at Olympia London on Friday June 8 and Saturday June 9.  The UK’s leading event for people…

 

Sean Hodder - professional vocalist

Described as "A first class showman" in his reviews, Sean Hodder is a consummate ​professional vocalist who has been performing around Devon for many years.

A…

 

50's American Rock n Roll with Kevin Davidge

Kevin Davidge has been performing for over 25 years. He has appeared singing with touring theatre shows as Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper in Rock-It, Buddy Holly…

 

Tania Plahay on her book: Yoga for Dementia

Care homes are embracing yoga as a method of promoting mindfulness through meditation, as well as improving cardiovascular fitness and reducing depression.

 

Powerful and classic cover songs, ideal for private events and public venues.

My name is Alexandra, I would like to offer my services as a singer. I am a trained therapist to diploma level with a deep appreciation and imagination for arts and…

 

The power of networks in adult social care

Good managers and leaders in social care are committed to embedding best practice through engaging with their peers, sharing information and growing their knowledge.…

 

Bluebird Care launches ground-breaking app for their care teams

Award winning home care provider Bluebird Care has created a ground-breaking staff guide mobile app for their care teams.

To celebrate the launch of this new…

 

Ultra-luxurious Kings Lodge care home chooses latest anti-microbial baths from Gainsborough

Kings Lodge located in Surrey and operated by Aura Care Living, has selected power-assisted Gentona and Sentes baths from Gainsborough to enhance its state-of-the-art…

 

New partnership offers care homes flexible way to enjoy top-quality nursing beds and furniture

A new partnership between a leading UK business finance provider and top furniture manufacturer is set to offer care homes more flexible ways to enjoy high-end beds…

 

Is voice the next big thing in healthcare?

Or is it just another bump along the rocky road of innovation?

There seems to be a new solution every day; wearables, assistive technologies…

 

Heroic Battle of Britain pilot Tom chooses Theraposture Rotoflex bed

 96-year-old Tom Neil is a famous Royal Air Force fighter pilot and ‘Ace’ of the Second World War who is benefitting from better sleep and more comfort thanks to a…