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January 24, 2019

How to protect yourself from the cold

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Written by Tori Gray for The Beach Hut,  Your Independent Community Magazine for Paignton In the past, I’ve written about the loneliness and isolation that can be felt by the elderly living alone or share ideas about maintaining good health during the winter months. However this month, I’m going to be more specific. I agreed to […]

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January 4, 2019

“Don’t shine for it”

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BBC drama ‘Care’ highlights the struggles faced by families coping with dementiaSome of you may have seen the hard-hitting drama “Care” on the BBC depicting the story of Mary, a woman who suffers a stroke and very suddenly plunges her and her family in to the world of learning to live with dementia. It shows very […]

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December 12, 2018

5 things to remember for a dementia friendly Christmas

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Christmas is a great time to catch up with family and friends and is an occasion everyone wants to enjoy.  But for people living with Alzheimer’s or dementia, the break in routine and unfamiliar faces and surroundings that festive celebrations often bring may prove stressful. Noisy, large gatherings that are too bright, too crowded and […]

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