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Why we shouldn't de-clutter our family history

... St Joseph, Missouri, at the very end of the railway. Saint Joseph was where ... apace and the latest book on the benefits of de-cluttering (" Stuffocation" by James Wallman ... De-cluttering may be the road to an easier life but be sure you're not losing important family ...

Bridging the distance between us

... on my own sanity. It would have ended in tears. Knowing that I could support ... who stayed nearby. At the young age of 49, my mother suffered a massive brain ... , Sally resisted the pressure to turn her life upside down and go home to help. ...

Am I too old for braces?

... deteriorate up to that point. In the end, he admitted the entire situation was not ... Australia, first started researching dental health because of challenges his father was experiencing. Derek continued ... would be straightening your teeth. Statistically, life expectancy is increasing steadily and there is no ...

How to cope with bereavement

... for those 8 months and when his life ended. Maureen's employer, counsellor and doctor all ... your feelings. The NHS offers a number of bereavement support services as well as counselling and ... coped with a lot of loss in her life. She lost her mum, dad and ...

Adjusting to life in a wheelchair

... you're not embarrassed of them, otherwise you end up struggling on, determined to cope without ... find themselves in a wheelchair for all sorts of health reasons after which life can change significantly ... Adjusting to life in a wheelchair mobility, independence, story, Older parents can find ...

How to cope with sleep problems in the elderly

... who stay up just to get to the end of their book! Seek advice. Your ... the elderly sleep, communication, exercise Most of us have, from time to time, ... anxiety or depression are often experienced in later life and can keep our parents awake at night ...

A guide to Inheritance Tax

... quickly and is due six months after the end of the month of death. In addition ... the rules so you can make the most of opportunities to save on the Inheritance Tax bill ... Tax inheritance tax, assets, money, life assurance, tax bill Whether you're helping your ...

Reaching the other side of dementia care

... doors probably with a hammer! In the end a move to private, sheltered accommodation was ... Reaching the other side of dementia care dementia, carer, responsibility, workload, balance ... with dementia, and is now reclaiming her life. Looking back she realises there was an ...

How to report medical negligence in a care home

... . Going to court Most injury cases usually end up settling out of court once details of ... you suspect your parent had been the victim of medical negligence or ill-treatment can be a comfort ... pain, suffering and loss of enjoyment of life and 'special' damages relating to past and ...

Caring for a mother-in-law with cancer

... up for a couple of hours towards the end of the day- most days- understandably ... eldercare, carer, Adrienne Gruberg, founder of The Caregiver Space, shares how she adjusted ... life to care for a mother-in-law with Lymphoma whilst her own husband battled lung cancer. My ...