Articles

  • Going into a care home

    January 18, 2011

    Moving into a care home is a big step, not just for the person going into care but for...

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  • NHS Continuing Healthcare

    January 18, 2011

    NHS Continuing Care is funding provided by the NHS for people in full time care It’s for people who...

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  • Social Services

    January 18, 2011

    Social Services’ care policy The first question anyone in authority asks you should be about your health needs, not...

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  • Elderly people – abandoned by the state

    October 17, 2010

    Valuing elderly people in care Successive UK governments seem to put elderly people into the category of ‘no economic...

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  • Elderly care in the UK – betrayal and lies

    October 7, 2010

    Fighting for what needs fighting for Both my parents are in a nursing home and have been for the...

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  • Intermediate care – are you being illegally charged?

    October 5, 2010

    Be careful what you’re charged for If you’re coming out of hospital, your local authority and/or the NHS is...

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  • Multiple sclerosis and vitamin D – the link

    September 26, 2010

    Scottish government disappoints people with MS According to Oxford University there is strong evidence to link multiple sclerosis (MS)...

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  • Vitamin C – it can save your life

    September 7, 2010

    If you ever have doubts about the power of vitamins… Watch this news clip from New Zealand about how...

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  • The Grogan case

    August 22, 2010

    In 2005 Maureen Grogan challenged the NHS in the High Court for care funding… Maureen Grogan’s family challenged her...

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  • The Coughlan case

    August 22, 2010

    Pamela Coughlan’s case clarified the law regarding NHS Continuing Healthcare Challenging injustice can be hard. Challenging injustice when you’re...

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