Politicians should hold cross-party talks on reforming the care system for the elderly in England, charities say.
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An extract found in cinnamon bark, called CEppt, contains properties that can delay the development of Alzheimer's disease, according to a study published in the journal PloS One.
A new report, Quest for Quality by the British Geriatrics Society (BGS), highlighted fact that many vulnerable older people resident in care homes are frequently denied access to routine NHS healthcare because of they live in care homes.
The owners of a Preston care home have been fined £65,000 following the death of a 40-year-old mother-of-one, who became trapped between a mattress and a bed rail.
New figures seen by the BBC reveal struggling care homes are facing average real term cuts of 2.5% in fees from local councils.
Drugs commonly used by older people could increase the risk of mental decline and even death, according to new research.