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Care of the elderly news : November 2011

Private Healthcare UK keeps you up to date with the latest news and developments in private care of the elderly in the UK.

  • Failure to perform everyday tasks 'is sign of dementia' University of StirlingPeople who believe loved ones may be in need of psychiatric care should know that memory loss is not the definitive symptom of dementia, according to one expert.
  • Exercise can give new lease of life, expert notes Over-50s 'more active than ever' Older people can gain a new vitality for life by being active and healthy - even to the extent that they inspire younger people to copy them.
  • Elderly 'can lose sense of smell' Elderly 'can lose sense of smell'People's sense of smell deteriorates as they get older. This is the main conclusion from research at the Center for NeuroScience at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, which found that...
  • Dementia costs UK £32bn, study shows Elderly couple coping with dementiaThe cost to the UK economy of dealing with dementia is £32 billion a year, according to a report. Researchers at Oxford University carried out a study of 15 European countries and estimated that the...

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