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Ready meals for the elderly - what's on the menu?

... Ready meals for the elderly- what's on the menu? ready-meal, healthy eating, vegetarian When your parent can no longer cook ... themself it's difficult to know what options are available to cater for their nutritional needs and specific tastes. Aside from cooking up portions yourself ...

Introducing Joseph Pip – a superior meals delivery service

... Introducing Joseph Pip – a superior meals delivery service Ready Meals, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Independence At When They Get Older we ... Introducing Joseph Pip – a superior meals delivery service Ready Meals, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Independence At When They Get Older we ...

Food for thought - healthy eating tips for ageing palates

... always cook for our parents. An alternative is to order in ready meals. A good meal can be the highlight of a day ... expert and fresh food advocate Janice Caluori offers advice on preparing nutritious meals that appeal to the changing tastes that come with age, and ...

Do meals on wheels actually mean tea and company?

... cook as they'll receive a proper meal daily. I'd consider ordering ready meals for my own parents. It would give me peace of ... Do meals on wheels actually mean tea and company? nutrition, loneliness, companionship, story This week's storyteller has chosen to be ...

Stocking the cupboards

... difficult days. In the cupboards Tins and tins of soup Long-life ready meals (better in an emergency than nothing) Back-up tea and ... Hot chocolate, Horlicks or a cosy drink of choice Porridge oats (if they don't attract wildlife in) Shortbread, chocolate and other ...

Why eating well is important in dementia

... difficulties: Food for thought- healthy eating tips for ageing palates Ready meals for the elderly- what's on the menu? Stocking the ... forget to eat. Those who tend to wander may leave a meal unfinished and not come back to it. Sometimes people will simply ...

How can we tell if a parent has Alzheimer's disease?

... used to be able to create a meal with all the components ready at the same time but now can't make it happen, that ... dinner test. If someone used to be able to create a meal with all the components ready at the same time but now can't ...

Caring for a dad with dementia, blindness and hearing loss

... on my 89-year-old mum who is his primary carer. Mum was ready to find him a home but we have instead successfully employed a ... sweet or fruit treats help to break up the day's boredom. Meal times and snacks often serve as useful distractions. Regular exercise is ...

Remembering the real mum

... more on special occasions. Smiling cheerfully at our banter and always ready to jump up, clear the plates and bring in the next ... what she did, day after day, creating warming, home-cooked meals for her family of six, and even more on special occasions ...

And Fred came too: the struggle to care for a step-parent

... I didn't want to push them into life-changing decisions before they were ready. In hindsight, I wish I had intervened sooner, but ... She would appear in my kitchen doorway as I was preparing evening meals, her eyes sparking with glee that she could spend a few ...