Live Well Magazine

Articles and guides to live well from Taking.Care

Live Well magazine

As we get older, we should be able to continue doing the things we love and living life the way we want to.

Our Live Well magazine has advice and guides for you and your loved ones, available to read online or delivered straight to your email inbox.

Recent articles

How to lift a fallen person
June 7, 2021

How to lift a fallen person

Around 50% of over 80s will fall at least once a year so knowing how to lift someone safely is important.

Royal British Legion cook book
May 17, 2021

Royal British Legion celebrates 100 years of supporting the Armed Forces community

The Royal British Legion are celebrating 100 years of supporting veterans and the Armed Forces and we're sponsoring their centenary cook book.

Elderly man in motorised wheelchair
May 13, 2021

Assistive technology devices for the elderly

We reflect on how technology has made a huge difference to families and their elderly relatives over the last year.

Signs of a stroke
April 28, 2021

How to spot the signs of a stroke

Strokes can occur suddenly, without warning. Learn to recognise the warning signs of a stroke and get medical attention as soon as possible.

Lady with sciatica sleeping
April 13, 2021

3 tips for sleeping well when you have Sciatica or lower back pain

Do you find your sciatica or lower back pain is keeping you up at night? Read our top tips for sleeping comfortably through the night.

Alternatives to expensive elderly care
March 31, 2021

Alternatives to expensive elderly care

How can you keep your loved ones safe without expensive elderly care? Technology could be the answer. Calculate your loved one's risk score and download your free care guide.

Care solutions for elderly parents
March 30, 2021

How to keep your older parents safe at home

Calculate your parents' risk score and receive personalised care recommendations based on an assessment of their needs.

Sandwich generation carers guide
March 23, 2021

The sandwich generation survival guide

A growing number of working people find themselves in the so called sandwich generation; caring for dependent children and for elderly relatives at the same time.