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Articles and guides to live well from Taking.Care

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Are you or a loved one at risk of a fall?

Every 10 seconds, a loved one in the UK has a fall. Find out your risk score in 2 minutes.

Live Well magazine: Healthy ageing articles

Articles about healthy ageing from Taking Care.

Elderly couple with walking sticks
January 5, 2022

A guide to walking aids

Walking aids such as walking sticks, rollators and zimmer frames can greatly help your independence, if you choose the right model for you.

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November 22, 2021

The benefits of a rise and recline armchair

Do you struggle with getting in and out of your chair? Or with sitting comfortably for large parts of your day? If so, a riser recliner may be the chair for you. Rise and recline armchairs,...

Walking football for older adults
October 25, 2021

Staying active with Walking Football

Walking Football is the game you love, played at a pace to suit you. There has never been a better time to be a slow coach!

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September 29, 2021

Top 10 home security tips for the elderly

We've compiled 10 practical tips to keep your home secure and safe.

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August 2, 2021

Choosing a mobile phone for elderly family members

Use our guide to help you choose the best mobile phone for your elderly loved ones.

Seniors enjoying the summer
July 12, 2021

6 tips for enjoying staying safe in the summer weather

Stay safe this summer with these easy to follow suggestions.

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.

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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.