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Westcliff-on-Sea: Two care homes put in 'special measures'

Two nursing homes in a seaside town have been placed in special measures after being rated inadequate by CQC

Bradford care home turns room into train carriage

Residents at a Bradford care home can now enjoy the experience of train travel without leaving the building after an eight-seater carriage was installed.

Keeping active in middle age may be tied to lower risk of dementia

Enter summary here...Keeping physically and mentally active in middle age may be tied to a lower risk of developing dementia decades later, according to a study published in the online journal Neurology.

Basildon care home suspends staff after abuse claims

Nine staff have been suspended at a care home after allegations of abuse were made by a resident's family.

Green paper "fast becoming CrossRail of health and social care", says older people's charity

Independent Age, the older people’s charity, has today expressed new concerns about the government’s commitment to the social care green paper, following responses to Diana Johnson MP’s Parliamentary Questions.

Chronic inflammation in middle age may lead to thinking and memory problems later

People who have chronic inflammation in middle-age may develop problems with thinking and memory in the decades leading up to old age, according to a new study published in the online journal Neurology.