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Welcome to our home care blog, where we regularly blog about tips and advice for looking after an elderly relative, or other home care and health related articles.

What is Early Onset Dementia?29 March

What is Early Onset Dementia?

Over 42,000 people under 65 in the UK have dementia, but in reality this could be a lot more. How might you deal with early onset dementia if you or a loved one receives a diagnosis?

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Depression and Dementia21 March

Depression and Dementia

Depression and dementia can present quite similar signs. Being able to spot if your loved one is depressed and get early help, can enable them to cope with the dementia better...

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International Day of Happiness20 March

International Day of Happiness

5 ways to help you feel happier in support of International Day of Happiness, inspired by the Action for Happiness organisation.

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How to Stay Independent After a Mesothelioma Diagnosis14 March

How to Stay Independent After a Mesothelioma Diagnosis

Michelle Whitmer from the Mesothelioma Center, tells us about the cancer Mesothelioma and how it can affect our daily lives...

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Signs and Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer10 March

Signs and Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer

It's Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, so here are the signs and symptoms to look out for, and ways to prevent ovarian cancer developing...

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Tips on How to Get to Sleep08 February

Tips on How to Get to Sleep

Many people have problems with getting to sleep, and for varying reasons such as anxiety, or a health condition. Read our tips on getting to sleep more easily...

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Five Ways to Provide Care with Dignity #DAD201601 February

Five Ways to Provide Care with Dignity #DAD2016

It's Dignity Action Day, so here are five simple actions to ensure you are providing care that preserves dignity...

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Signs and Symptoms of Sepsis28 January

Signs and Symptoms of Sepsis

Sepsis is a potentially life threatening condition which can be triggered by an infection. Here are the signs to look out for if you think you have sepsis...

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What do you know about cervical cancer?26 January

What do you know about cervical cancer?

It's Cervical Cancer Awareness Week, so here's what you need to know about cervical cancer...

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How to Improve Your Memory08 January

How to Improve Your Memory

As we get older, our cognitive skills decline. However, there are ways that you can help improve your memory, keeping your brain healthy...

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