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Preparing For the Holidays

The holidays are quickly approaching. That means gifts, bad weather, and wonderful food. More than anything else, though, it means…

11 Dec 2021

What are the Benefits of an Exercise Regime

Exercise is important, no matter what stage of your life. However, for older people, the need to maintain a keen…

01 Nov 2021
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Understanding and Treating Low Blood Sugar

The risk of diabetes rises with age, with up to 25% of over 60 year olds dealing with the illness.…

04 Oct 2021
Personal Care

The Benefits of Socializing While Coping With Dementia

Humans are social creatures. Even the most introverted of us, those who prefer their own company, feel the benefit of…

28 Sep 2021

Knowing the Symptoms of Dementia

While it’s always best to speak to a proper medical professional, there are some key symptoms of dementia you should…

24 Sep 2021
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How Personal Care Can Help With Fragility at Home

It’s important to be honest about the problems you and your loved ones are going to be facing as we…

22 Sep 2021
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How To Talk To Someone With Dementia

A dementia diagnosis can be devastating. However, you shouldn’t think it’s the end of your relationship with your loved one,…

20 Sep 2021

Making Your Home Dementia Friendly

After a diagnosis of dementia, it’s natural to feel as though control has been taken away from you, as though…

20 Sep 2021
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Hands on Care To Take Part in The Big Step Forward 2021

We are very excited to announce that on Saturday 17th July, the Hands on Care team will be taking part…

15 Jun 2021

Celebrating 10 Years of Hands On Care

Today is a special day for all of us here at Hands on Care, as it's our 10-year anniversary! Since…

04 Apr 2021