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03 Nov 2022 Elderly Care
Low levels of sodium in the elderly
While we often hear about the dangers of having too high an amount of salt within your diet and how increased sodium in your body can damage your health, for older people, the opposite can also be the case. We explore the causes, symptoms and treatments for low levels of sodium in the elderly.
31 Oct 2022 Tips & Advice
How is Arthritis Diagnosed?
As we grow older, it's not unusual to suffer from aches and pains or stiffness of joints. However, these could be signs of arthritis. Early diagnosis and treatment are essential to help slow down the progression of the disease and prevent further damage to joints.
24 Oct 2022 Tips & Advice
Best Christmas Gifts for Older People
There are a number of gift ideas available which can specifically cater to the needs of older people. We explore some of the best Christmas gifts for older people.
18 Oct 2022 Elderly Care
Heart Failure - Signs, Symptoms & Causes
Heart failure is a growing problem in the UK, partly due to lifestyle changes but also due to other issues such as the pandemic which has seen both delays in diagnosis, but also complications from heart disease. As with any medical worries, it pays to act quickly, and treatment can make the world of difference to your recovery and quality of life. With this in mind, we explore the signs, symptoms and treatments for heart failure.
12 Oct 2022 Tips & Advice
Best Gifts for Grandmothers
Whether it’s finding the most brilliant birthday present, or seeking out the ideal stocking filler for Christmas, finding a gift for nan just got easier with our 10 top ideas for the best gifts for grandmothers.
06 Oct 2022 Elderly Care
Nutritional Needs for Older Adults
Keeping the right balance of nutrients in our bodies can become a little more difficult as we grow older. We explore how nutritional needs change as we age.
04 Oct 2022 Elderly Care
Living With Arthritis
If you're living with arthritis, you know that the condition can make everyday tasks difficult. But there are many ways to manage your arthritis and improve your day-to-day life. We explore some tips and advice for living with arthritis.
29 Sept 2022 Activities
Exercises the Elderly Can Do at Home
As we grow older, it’s important to maintain our health and well-being through regular exercise. But it can be more practical to undertake your workouts at home. We discuss the best exercises the elderly can do at home.