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Bristol mum 'succeeds' in bid to bring home autistic son

The mother of an autistic boy who is being treated 300 miles from home looks set to win her campaign to bring him back to Bristol.Adele Hanlon's son Eddie Marshall, 16, is being detained under the Mental Health Act in Newcastle because there is no space to care for him locally.

Quality of district nursing care under threat

Unmanageable caseloads and shortages of staff in district nursing services are compromising quality of care for some patients according to a new report from The King"s Fund.

Care unit to close after Saltshouse Haven inadequate rating

Thirteen people will be forced from a care unit that is set to close after a residential home was deemed unsafe.

Dehydration contributed to care home death

A lack of fluid intake contributed to the death of an 85-year-old man at a home he went to for two weeks' respite care, an inquest has found.

Drug removes Alzheimers hallmark amyloid protein from the brains of people with early-stage disease

New research has shown a drug can remove the Alzheimer"s disease hallmark amyloid protein from the brains of people in the early stages of the disease.

Cambridge domiciliary care service is rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission has found the quality of care provided by Future Care Solutions in Fulbourn, Cambridge, to be Outstanding overall following an inspection carried out in May.