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Healthy Eating tips for the Elderly

Healthy Eating tips for the Elderly

Staying healthy in later life can be challenging. Bad habits can often be life-long, access to shops can also be limited leaving reduced access to fresh ingredients. With limited mobility and lower energy levels, it can be extremely hard to keep to a balanced diet....

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WHAT IS DIABETES?

WHAT IS DIABETES?

Diabetes is an illness which affects millions every year. Around 700 people per day are diagnosed with diabetes and it affects an average of 1 in every 4 residents of care homes. Diabetes affects how your body turns food into energy. When your food is broken down, it...

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The 7 stages of Alzheimer’s Disease

The 7 stages of Alzheimer’s Disease

Every person with Alzheimer’s experience the disease differently, but there are some commonalities with this complex disease which run from the beginning to its end. There are actually many stages to Alzheimer’s, but specialists tend to use a three phase model (early,...

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Choosing the Right Care Home

Choosing the Right Care Home

Establish the level of care on offer, and the level of care you need.    One of the biggest sources of confusion we see and hear from those enquiring at Aura Care is establishing what type of care we offer and the type of care potential residents need. There are...

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How to Cope With a Dementia Diagnosis

How to Cope With a Dementia Diagnosis

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with dementia you may be filled with a range of emotions. This is absolutely normal and it is important not to dismiss those feelings. However, we are here to help guide you through the process of how to deal with Dementia...

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