Exciting new research at University College London Hospital will test the drug Exenatide as a novel treatment for people with mild to moderate Parkinsons.
Medication errors in care homes could be avoided if pharmacists were put in charge, research suggests.
Treatments modelled on the cancer drug Gleevec could potentially prevent the formation of amyloid plaques - one of the major hallmarks of Alzheimers disease according to a new study.
Widespread public confusion remains over how the adult care system works, two years after councils in England were set personalisation targets to improve information and advice for citizens, research has found.
Many hospitals across the UK are not doing enough to spot elderly people at risk from malnutrition, says a charity.
One in five elderly people with broken hips do not get surgery quickly enough, a survey shows.