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5 tips if you’re spending time with a loved one with dementia this Christmas

Christmas is a great time to catch up with family and friends and is an occasion everyone wants to enjoy. But for people living with Alzheimer’s or dementia, the break in routine and unfamiliar faces and surroundings that festive celebrations often bring may prove stressful. Noisy, large gatherings that are too bright, too crowded and […]

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Reducing the risk of falls

Falls are the number one reason that people are taken to A&E hospital departments. Most falls don’t cause serious injury but can leave you feeling distressed, and over the long term can lead to a loss of self-confidence and independence. What causes falls in the elderly? As we grow older, changes in our bodies such […]

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