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13 Sept 2022 Elderly Care

Dehydration in the Elderly

Older people are more vulnerable to becoming dehydrated for a variety of reasons, ranging from our bodies changing as we age to environmental and psychological factors. We discuss the causes and signs of dehydration, alongside treatment and prevention.
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09 Sept 2022 Elderly Care

Causes Signs and Symptoms of Epilepsy

There are around 600,000 people in the UK living with epilepsy. We discuss common signs, symptoms and causes in our latest blog.
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07 Sept 2022 Elderly Care

Anaemia: Signs, Symptoms and Causes

Anaemia is a condition which affects over two billion people across the world – over 30% of the global population. In our latest blog we discuss the signs, sytmpsoms and causes.
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02 Sept 2022 Elderly Care

Loss of appetite in the elderly

As we age, our appetites naturally decline, and our weight can fluctuate as a result. However if you or someone you know is suffering a loss of appetite, it's important to understand the causes.
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21 Apr 2022 Elderly Care

High Blood Pressure: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

It's estimated that around a third of all adults in the UK have high blood pressure, though many will be unaware. We explore the causes, symptoms and treatments for high blood pressure.
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25 Aug 2021 Elderly Care

How do I make time for myself as a carer?

If you are caring for your elderly mum, dad or any other loved one, it can be exhausting and you may struggle with your wellbeing. It is very important that you take time out for self-care. Here are some helpful suggestions on ways you can take care of yourself as a carer.
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19 Jul 2021 Elderly Care

Cost of Care and Keeping the Elderly Home for Longer

It’s a problem facing many UK families. Is there any way I can keep my elderly mum or dad living at home for as long as possible? Can we afford the cost of a care home?
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15 Jul 2021 Elderly Care

Will my elderly parents be excluded from a cashless society?

We all started to notice the closure of local banks way before the pandemic and Covid-19 only served to speed this process up with many shops and other businesses only accepting cashless transactions. But where does that leave our elderly relatives?
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13 Jan 2021 Elderly Care

Caring for elderly parents: The ultimate guide

Most elderly people live at home and need at least some level of care from relatives to maintain their independence. We've put together some important things to think about if you're caring for elderly parents. This includes tips on safety, wellbeing and changes you might need to make around the home.
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