January 21 2014
Care UK’s Dr Alison Rose-Quirie has welcomed Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg’s launch of the Mental Health Action Plan but also pointed out shortcomings that currently exist.
January 17 2014
January is a popular time to start planning a holiday and many of us will be looking forward to a break in the sun. It’s great to get away from the stresses of everyday life however taking some time to think about holiday health issues before you go could save you money and needless panic while you’re away.
January 15 2014
New statistics published by Cancer Research UK show that the number of people being diagnosed with the disease each year has reached 330,000 for the first time.
January 9 2014
Research has revealed a simple walk could be of benefit to people with a high risk of type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
January 6 2014
The fight against dementia is gaining momentum and that’s good news according to Care UK.
December 31 2013
January is a popular time for people to embark on a new diet or fitness programme. But it is all too easy to attempt too much and have your good intentions fall by the wayside before your body has had the chance to adapt to a new lifestyle.
December 27 2013
Call summaries sent to GPs after a patient contacts NHS 111 are to be simplified in a move designed to give priority to important clinical information.
December 23 2013
Under-cooked turkeys, over-indulged stomachs and freezing weather are just some of the perils which could make your festive season less than merry – but a few common sense precautions should help you cope with the worst that winter may throw at us.
December 20 2013
The United Kingdom Homecare Association (UKHCA) has called for greater investment in social care after what is described as a “disappointing” autumn statement from Chancellor George Osborne.
December 20 2013
Employees from Care UK, a leading independent provider of health and social care services, are basking in the glory of being nationally recognised in the company’s 2013 Health Care Awards.