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Can the BBC Care Calculator really help to predict the cost of care?

... you may like to read: What is NHS Continuing Healthcare funding and what are the myths ... per day? Two visits per day? Continuous care in the home? Home care to ... like to read: What is NHS Continuing Healthcare funding and what are the myths about claiming ...

Walking the hospital corridors in dad's shoes

... dad's perspective after seeing behind the curtain of NHS patient care.I'm not normally a hospital patient. ... wait to do, then I need to continue to have sympathy for my dad, who ... in dad's shoes relationships, heart surgery, healthcare, story, This week's storyteller has chosen ...

What can a pharmacist do for your parent?

... pharmacist do for your parent? pharmacist, nhs, eldercare, pharmacy, communication, patient ... of prescribers independent and supplementary who're able to continue your parent's clinical care after diagnosis. Pharmacists ... prescribe any medicine within their competence as well as some controlled medicines for which your parent is ...

Can an Admiral Nurse help in dementia care?

... funded by charity Dementia UK and supported by NHS Trusts as well as other not-for-profit organisations and ... long been supporting families affected by dementia and continue to do so today. But what do ... and when do we need carers or other healthcare professionals to step in? We share an ...

How online pharmacies can help in elder healthcare

... How online pharmacies can help in elder healthcare Health, Pharmacy, NHS, Eldercare, Patient care, Advertorial If it's difficult for your ... How online pharmacies can help in elder healthcare Health, Pharmacy, NHS, Eldercare, Patient care, Advertorial If it's difficult for ...

Am I too old for braces?

... researching dental health because of challenges his father was experiencing. Derek continued the research in order to reach out to people and share experiences ... Am I too old for braces? HEALTHCARE, ORTHODONTIST, DENTAL BRACES, ELDERCARE Derek Lotts, a reader from Australia, first ...

Hearing service cuts in the NHS

... Hearing service cuts in the NHS Hearing loss, deafness, NHS, hearing aid, hearing test, audiology Are you starting to ... of over 50-year-olds have some form of hearing loss. With cuts continuing throughout the NHS, it seems unlikely that this situation will improve ...

How to cope when you're a whistleblower

... when you're a whistleblower guilt, whistleblower, advice, balance, NHS, Dear Lesley,How do people cope if they've been the ... abuse reports. I recently received news that multiple NHS investigations will continue on for longer periods of time, the wait is agonising. ...

Why treating varicose veins effectively is vital to leg health

... any suggestion of stripping of the veins. What help does the NHS offer? Despite approximately 30% of the population having varicose veins ... ? A "vascular service" is defined as a team of healthcare experts who can perform duplex ultrasound and can perform all of the ...

Tips to continue business as usual when your parent needs you

... Tips to continue business as usual when your parent needs you communication, technology, workload Taking time out from work to support your ... public notice, it may be worth asking, especially in private healthcare. Internet dongles are a possibility in areas without a Wi-fi connection ...