June 24 2014
With exam season upon us national eating disorders charity Beat has issued guidance to young people whose conditions may make what is a difficult time even more
June 23 2014
Last Thursday experts from around the world, including WHO, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, G8 countries, global Alzheimer’s c
June 18 2014
A new report published today suggests that the two issues of affordability and quality mean that the NHS will have to make major changes to the way the majority of NHS hospitals and GP practices operate over the next decade.
June 13 2014
This year the nominations for the Longitude Prize include finding new ways of helping people with dementia to live independently for longer. Just days remain for members of the public to vote for the challenge they would like to support.
June 12 2014
A national charity based in York, which helps seriously ill and disabled children through the use of therapeutic music, has received a special commendation and donation from Care UK, the UK’s leading health and social care provider.
June 12 2014
As the 2014 World Cup gets underway, a bumper summer of top sporting events may be the key to unlocking memories and improving communication with people living with dementia, according to experts at leading social care provider Care UK.
June 10 2014
The Mental Health Foundation has published a report showing that almost one in five people feel anxious either a lot or all of the time. Mike Brent, a Care UK recovery specialist, explains what can trigger feelings of anxiety and offers advice on how to deal with the condition, which is one of the most prevalent mental health problems in the UK.
June 5 2014
A partnership of national charities is calling for people to join forces during Carers Week (9-15 June) to help improve the lives of those who provide unpaid care to their family and friends.
May 30 2014
With so much negative coverage surrounding dementia, it’s hardly surprising that the condition has become, for many, the modern bogeyman – for the over 50s it has developed into a larger source of concern than cancer.
May 29 2014
29 May is World Digestive Health Day, an event that aims to raise public awareness of prevention and therapy relating to digestive problems.