An 89-year-old woman who suffers from dementia and says she is "miserable" in a care home has won the first stage in a court fight to live in her own home.
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A 101-year-old Leicester woman is challenging the city council's decision to close her care home.
QC has recently decided its role is to act more as a Police service than an improving regulator, which is a great shame for care operators and their residents.
The review is part of the CQC"s response as a signatory to the Mental Health Crisis Care Concordat, which the Department of Health published on Tuesday (18 February). This Concordat is an agreement between key organisations about how public services can best respond when people with mental health problems need help urgently.
Older people should take a brisk walk three times a week to help reduce the effects of the brain's natural ageing, a new study suggests.
It is predicted that 2014 will be a busy year for Care Home sales in the UK, with demand continuing to outstrip supply for the high end, top quality businesses. With the market showing an active start to the year in terms of both the progression of existing deals to taking on new businesses for sale, the rest of the year is expected to continue just as well with sales prices holding.