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August 7, 2022

The main causes of UK heatwave deaths 2022

Analysis predicts the amount of heat-related deaths will increase as a result of climate change, but who is most at risk and what other factors are at play?

Holidays in UK for elderly people
August 1, 2022

Tips when planning holidays for the elderly in the UK

If you're planning a holiday, here are some things to consider to ensure you have the best possible break away.

Where are the best places in the UK for older people to live?
July 29, 2022

Where are the best places in the UK for older people to live?

We’ve identified the best places for older people to live, based on cost, health and lifestyle factors.

How Denise uses Taking Care Anywhere
July 22, 2022

Helping Denise live independently after a health scare

How a Taking Care personal alarm helped Denise remain independent after a health scare.

Elderly lady saving money
July 21, 2022

Money-saving tips for pensioners

The costs of living are increasing, making it more of a challenge to make ends meet. Read our money-saving tips for pensioners.

Elderly monitoring device
July 15, 2022

TakingCare launches industry-leading monitoring device with Artificial Intelligence

Taking Care Sense monitors daily routines, for less than the cost of a cup of coffee per week.

TENS machine for Sciatica nerve pain relief
July 12, 2022

The use of TENS in managing Sciatica

Up to 40% of the UK population will suffer from Sciatica at some point. Dr Katie Stephens offers advice.

Close up of Pulse Oximeter
July 11, 2022

What do my blood oxygen levels mean?

Use the free online blood oxygen calculator to understand what your pulse oximeter reading means.