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Factors That Ensure Compliance with Care Home Policies and Procedures By Albert Cook

   Policies and procedures in a care home are essential in providing clarity when dealing with activities and issues that are significant to a regulatory requirement, safety, health and of course legal liabilities. The main objective of healthcare policies and procedures is to provide consistency in daily activities. Policies and procedures compliance vary from one… Read More »

Dementia: New WHO prevention guidelines evaluate 12 risk factors

Millions of people around the world have a form of dementia, but scientists are still unsure exactly what causes this condition. Nevertheless, newly published prevention guidelines from the World Health Organization evaluate 12 risk factors and offer advice on how to tackle them. This week, the WHO have released a new set of guidelines on… Read More »

Hearing loss and obesity among 12 factors that fuel dementia

Tens of thousands of people in Ireland are currently living with dementia. Stock picture Hearing loss and obesity among 12 factors that fuel dementia Independent.ie Twelve lifestyle choices and conditions that fuel dementia have been identified by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in the most definitive list ever of how to avoid mental decline in… Read More »