30th October 2013
A specialist on caring for older people has answered New York Times readers’ questions about assisted living for their aging relatives
29th October 2013
South Tyneside Council is fighting the government’s recent welfare reforms, which includes the controversial ‘bedroom tax’. The new reforms have already resulted in some tenants being forced to move from an adapted home to a property that does not have the stairlift solutions and other modifications that are essential for them to live independently.
23rd October 2013
Artificially adding a protein normally produced during exercise to a non-exercising person could help to boost brain function
21st October 2013
A woman from Canada has given a frank account of what it has been like to care for her son, who has acute lymphoblastic leukaemia