5 Tips To Help People With Dementia Sleep Better

5 Tips To Help People With Dementia Sleep Better

It is common for a person with dementia to spend a lot of time sleeping. This is especially true for the later stages of dementia. As dementia progresses, the damage to the brain becomes more extensive and they gradually become weaker and frailer over time. But an...
Communication Problems Following A Stroke

Communication Problems Following A Stroke

Approximately 30% of stroke survivors will experience communication problems following a stroke. This often looks like difficulty understanding what people are saying but can also include difficulty reading and writing too. As different parts of the brain are...
What Are The Physical Effects Of Stroke?

What Are The Physical Effects Of Stroke?

In the UK someone is affected by a stroke every five minutes, approximately 100,000 people per year. Strokes affect people differently. They may be minor or major, with effects lasting short term or long term. Here we will discuss some of the more common physical...
Can I be cared for at home?

Can I be cared for at home?

Following a neurological injury there are so many changes to assimilate and handle. Often those affected, including family members, are overwhelmed by the changes and choices they must make.  Most people want to return to their own homes as soon as possible, or at...