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Prevalence of Dementia in Care Home Residents (BBC News / Alzheimer’s Society)

Summary A survey by the Alzheimer’s Society has discovered that more than 320,000 of the 400,000 people living in the 20,000 care homes in England, Wales and Northern Ireland have dementia or severe memory problems. This estimate is almost 30% higher than … Continue reading

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What to Take Into Account When Choosing a Care Home (Guest Post: Lisa Smith, MHA)

Introduction Choosing a care home for an elderly family member can be a long-winded and difficult process as there are many points to consider. However, finding a care home that provides the proper assistance for your elderly relative or friend will … Continue reading

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