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  • Recognising the Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

    Recognising the Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

    We’ve all forgotten an important birthday, and it’ll happen more often as we age. While occasionally forgetting a conversation or appointment is normal, when it starts disrupting your daily life, it might be something more serious.   What is Alzheimer’s disease? Alzheimer’s disease is a condition that affects the brain and causes a memory decline,…

  • Navigating the Maze: Key Considerations When Buying Medical Equipment

    Navigating the Maze: Key Considerations When Buying Medical Equipment

    In the ever-evolving world of healthcare, selecting the right medical equipment is crucial for accurate diagnoses, efficient treatment delivery, and ultimately, improved patient outcomes. However, navigating the vast array of options and technical specifications can feel overwhelming. This blog aims to equip you with the knowledge to make informed decisions when purchasing medical equipment.  …

  • 5 Things to Know for Better Healthcare in Dementia

    5 Things to Know for Better Healthcare in Dementia

    Dementia is a life-changing condition both for those living with it and their loved ones. While there’s currently no cure, there are ways to optimise healthcare and improve quality of life. Here are 5 key things to know:   1. Dementia is an umbrella term: While Alzheimer’s is the most common, dementia encompasses various conditions.…

  • 4 Engaging Busy Bag Activities for Stimulating Minds: Fun and Function for Dementia Care

    4 Engaging Busy Bag Activities for Stimulating Minds: Fun and Function for Dementia Care

    For individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, maintaining cognitive function and engagement is crucial. Busy bag activities, filled with simple yet stimulating tasks, can provide a fun and effective way to keep minds active and spirits lifted. These activities are not only beneficial for those in assisted living or frail care…

  • How Aromatherapy Can Reduce Stress in Frail Care, Palliative Care, and Assisted Living

    How Aromatherapy Can Reduce Stress in Frail Care, Palliative Care, and Assisted Living

    As we age, life can become more stressful. Whether it’s managing chronic health conditions, dealing with mobility limitations, or facing the loss of loved ones, seniors in frail care, palliative care, and assisted living environments often experience significant stress. While medication can be helpful, there are also natural, complementary therapies that can offer relief. Aromatherapy,…