Health & Wellbeing

5th August 2019

Leading professor slams ‘fragmented’ type 1 care for older people

Diabetes care for older people is “fragmented” and urgent steps need to be taken to restore the “health and dignity” of older people, according to a […]
20th July 2019

Designing and implementing manual handling systems to support a physical curriculum

Here, James Rhodes, Marketing Manager at Hillrom (Liko) in charge of early mobilisation and falls prevention, shares great insight… Many children with disabilities and SEN can […]
25th April 2019

How to make your garden more accessible to the elderly

With Britain being an ageing population, according to the Office for National Statistics, by 2039 almost one in 12 of us will be over the age […]
13th March 2019

Friendship Café receives grant from CareTech Foundation for youth activities

Gloucester charity the Friendship Café has received a grant of £1,000 to expand its youth and community activities. The Friendship Café provides youth and community based […]
13th February 2019

Global study finds high levels of concern about ageing

Ipsos MORI’s new global study, conducted in partnership with the Centre for Ageing Better, illustrates the attitudes to ageing across 30 countries.  What do Brits say […]
13th November 2018

Nurofen and Pain UK mobilise 24 pain sufferers to help build a pop-up Body Garden in 24 hours

Almost 10 million Britons suffer from pain most days resulting in a major impact on their quality of life and more days off work[1]  Nurofen celebrates the launch […]
31st October 2018

20% discount for readers – wellbeing starts with Neom Organics

Neom Organics was launched in 2005 by Nicola Elliott and her business partner Oliver Mennell (their initials make up the name, Neom!) After spending seven hectic […]
1st October 2018

Tips for being more accommodating towards employees with musculoskeletal disorders

Musculoskeletal conditions can affect the bones, muscles and joints, according to the NHS website, while there may also include some rare autoimmune diseases and back pain. […]
29th August 2018

Mobility chair specialists improve care home residents’ quality of life

The transportation and hoisting of elderly residents at a Shropshire care home has never been faster or more comfortable thanks to Your Mobility’s bespoke Chelsea chairs. […]