Jul 06, 2017 by
Advancing Care provides an overview of recent NIHR research on improving the health and care of care home residents. It highlights current research taking place now and explores new approaches being developed in this important area.
Jul 04, 2017 by NHS Choices
"Over-the-counter magnesium tablets significantly improve depression in just two weeks, new research reveals," the Mail Online reports. A small study found that people taking the supplements – on top of their existing treatment – reported an improvement in depression symptoms.
Jun 13, 2017 by Adam Smith, ENRICH Programme Lead
New survey being conducted by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) hope to find out whether talking therapies are available in UK care homes and how the mental health needs of care homes residents are being identified.
May 25, 2017 by Angeline Albert from www.carehome.co.uk
The number of people over the age of 65 who will need care could rise by 25 per cent to 2.8m by 2025 in England and Wales, resulting in more people with disabilities such as dementia.
May 09, 2017 by Jo Carlow, OnMedica News
The majority of people would be willing to offer practical help to friends or neighbours dealing with death, dying and bereavement.
This is the findings of new Dying Matters research from the National Council of Palliative Care (NCPC).