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A pill taken in your 20's could prevent dementia

A leading scientist and Scotland could be the country responsible for the breakthrough of allowing people who may suffer from dementia, will be able to take a pill in…

 

Dementia researchers awarded with £1.5 million

£1.5 million has been awarded to the next generation of dementia researchers by motor-racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart and his charity Race Against Dementia, which…

 

Care workers love their profession, but endure poor pay & abuse

Report finds home care workers love their profession, but endure poor pay, abuse and fear the impact of…

 

British Healthcare In Crisis

Jonathan Bruce, Managing Director at Prestige Nursing + Care, discusses the need for politicians to…

 

Great Oaks invests in robotic technology

Great Oaks invests in robotic technology to boost residents’ health and wellbeing

 

Generous plumber inspires charity tradesmen

From plumber to internet sensation overnight. Generous plumber James Anderson from Burnley fixed a 91 year old’s - who is terminally-ill - boiler for free and when…

 

ABB open API platform empowers elderly to lead independent and fulfilled lives with smart technology

In one of the first examples of its open API platform in practice, ABB has been working alongside the iHomeLab of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts…

 

UK care home technology is advancing with Amazon Alexa

Numerous care homes in the UK have had their technology enhanced with the use of Amazon Alexa for their residents. Care homes such as Livability Brookside House…

 

Health Care staff urged to get their Flu vaccination

Royal College of Nursing are urging health care staff to get their flu vaccination this winter. They have explained that it is a professional responsibility for all…

 

Orchard Care Homes confirmed as finalist in industry awards

Orchard Care Homes, one of the UK’s leading providers of specialist residential, dementia, nursing and short-term respite care, has been confirmed as a finalist in…

 

Timperley resident urges others to unite against dementia

Maddy Haren, from Manchester, who lives in Timperley, is calling on others to join her and unite against dementia at the Cheshire Memory Walk, which will be held at…

 

Quartet of Leeds care homes awarded Good rating by CQC

Four Orchard Care Homes in Leeds have been awarded ‘Good’ ratings by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent regulator of health and social care.

 

Family-run company works with region’s ambulance service

Harrogate-based Yorkshire Care Equipment has supplied Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) with over 50 Raizer emergency lifting chairs that are now being used by first…

 

Care Sourcer launches free health and wellbeing support

Care Sourcer launches free health and wellbeing support for over 800,000 UK care workers
Care Sourcer, the UK’s first comparison and matching site for elderly…

 

Bluebird Care Mid Essex is one of the best care providers

Bluebird Care Mid Essex has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent regulator of health and social care services in England.…