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Strengthening your body through Pilates

Do you find that at the end of the working day you back, neck and shoulders start to ache? It could be that you need to have an Operator Chair for sitting correctly at your desk and to add in some movements to your day that can help to strengthen and stretch your body. As […]

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How to Cope with Empty Nest Syndrome

For many people, when children grow up and leave home, it can lead them to become quite sad. This is known as empty nest syndrome and is fairly common. It usually affects mothers but also some fathers also have these feelings. When a child leaves home, it is an exciting life event – the job […]

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Am I suitable for live in care?

There are many factors to take into account when deciding if you are suitable for live in care.  Whether it is something you may need just for a short time to help you after recovering from an accident, illness or hospital stay, or it is longer term to enable you to see out your days […]

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Health Bosses Vision for Elderly Care could benefit more than just the NHS

The NHS is rarely out of the news; reports of delays in care and support as well as continuing issues with workforce recruitment and funding put further pressure on a system already at crisis. NHS chiefs agree that more needs to be done to support people to leave hospital and suggest that one of the […]

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Looking for a live-in carer? Find Care Providers in your area

Have you decided on live-in care as the best way to provide for a loved one’s care needs?  What now? How do you go about finding a care provider who can meet those needs? Does it matter if they’re local? If you are considering live-in care then you are perhaps wondering if it really matters […]

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What to look for in live-in care agencies

Here are some of the most important things you should look for when selecting a live-in care agency for yourself or a loved one. Deciding which live-in care or home care agency to trust the care of a loved one with can be daunting. There is likely to be plenty of options available to you […]

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Home care helps you live with dignity in your later years

  Growing old gracefully doesn’t happen to everyone but finding the right care plan can make it more likely. Find out how in-home carer can help you live with dignity. Getting old isn’t the most pleasant of experiences. As your body wears out it can become harder to maintain your self-respect – after all having […]

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Don’t Panic, It’s Only Asthma, You can Cure It!

An asthma attack is generally regarded as a physical experience. Victims often encounter chest tightness, coughing, plus an greater effort to breathe. Yet asthma attack also has a mental element. You have the disappointment of experiencing an attack and the fear of what might happen when the attack worsens. Asthma attack could be a existence-threatening […]

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How Your Personal Finances Influence Elderly Care Choices

Your personal financial situation will have a major impact on your care options; the type of care you can afford if you are paying for it yourself and the choice of care if it is being paid for by the government. Whether you need to self-finance your care or not depends on your existing assets […]