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August 23, 2023

The best discounts for over 60s in the UK

This article explores the best discounts available to help the elderly manage and protect their finances.

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August 23, 2023

The importance of hydration in elderly people

Staying hydrated is essential for elderly people for a number of different health and wellbeing reasons.

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August 21, 2023

Top brain games for seniors

Keeping our minds active as we age is essential for cognitive health. This article will discuss the importance of mental activity for the elderly and highlight effective brain games.

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August 11, 2023

Staff Stories - John, Emergency Resolution Operator

Meet John, one of our Emergency Resolution operators who answers alarm calls and supports our customers when they need us most.

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August 9, 2023

Beneficial arts and crafts for the elderly

Engaging in art and crafts activities can improve overall wellbeing and quality of life. This article explores the positive impact of these activities on health and has some suggestions.

Elderly man with COPD
August 8, 2023

Signs of COPD in the elderly

COPD is a name for a collection of lung conditions that cause breathing problems. Find out about signs, symptoms and treatment.

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August 2, 2023

Are key safes secure?

A key safe is a secure and practical way to store keys to your home. Here's what you should consider if you are thinking about getting a key safe.

Elderly woman shopping online
July 26, 2023

Tips for safer online shopping for elderly people

Online shopping can be scary for the elderly, but it also has many advantages. It's essential to teach them how to stay safe and avoid scams. This article will explain the benefits of online shopping,...

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July 21, 2023

Tips for preparing for retirement emotionally

Are you struggling emotionally after retirement? Explore our valuable tips and advice on coping with mixed emotions after retirement.

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July 12, 2023

AI images reimagine Barbie as an 83 year old woman: what would she really be like in real life?

As the Barbie movie hits screens this summer, AI-generated images reveal what Barbie would look like in real life.