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The right prescription: a call to action on the use of antipsychotic drugs for people with dementia

The Dementia Action Alliance has launched a call to action on the use of antipsychotic drugs for people with dementia.

Winterbourne View hospital care abuse: Two more arrests

Two more people have been arrested in connection with the alleged abuse of vulnerable adults filmed by Panorama at a residential hospital.

Southern Cross 'to hive off 132 homes

Southern Cross, the troubled care home provider, is planning to return 132 of its homes to landlords.

Miliband and Cameron back cross-party talks on care

Labour leader Ed Miliband has said he wants cross-party talks to resolve the problem of funding adult social care

Audit Commission shows no imagination

The English Community Care Association (ECCA), condemned the lack of imagination that was evident in the Audit Commission report, Improving value for money in adult social care.

The heroes of Winterbourne View

While we should be grateful to Panorama for revealing the disgusting treatment of residents at Winterbourne View, the real heroes are Terry Bryan, the whistleblower, and Simon, Simone and the other residents who resisted and fought back.