Falls Prevention

Falls Prevention

Falling is one of the most worrying thoughts for many older people, especially if they already have weakened bones through Osteoporosis. This is with good reason. Weak bones can lead to a much increased likelihood of a fracture – and the most common bones to...
Be kind to yourself

Be kind to yourself

In a topsy-turvy world where there feels like there is little certainty now is the time when you need extra care, support and love for yourself and others. It is easy to feel de-railed and frightened right now. The news screams disaster and death and statistics. We...
Competition Time!

Competition Time!

I have noticed that everyone is even more tetchy and generally distressed but in a much more underground and negative way than they were..?? I can feel it in your bodies and hear it when you speak (even what you don’t say is telling!) I thought it was time for a...
Lockdown 2 – and still OPEN

Lockdown 2 – and still OPEN

It is very disappointing that our area has also been included in the England lockdown #2, as until very recently we had remarkably few cases. Still, it is a hard balancing act between the NHS and available beds (especially given an exhausted healthcare workforce) and...