Distant Memories, Old Photos & pole dancers (recollections in a care home)

The Special2Us had a special weekend … interviewing residents in a care home in Berkshire about their favourite memories & what they held dear about the photographs they kept on their bedside tables. Some of the conversation centred around grandchildren, others read more

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Just one hour a week of social interaction helps dementia patients

Chatting to care-home residents about their interests boosts their quality of life, according to trial

Just one hour a week of social interaction can improve the quality of life for dementia patients in care homes, a study suggests.

A trial involving more than 800 people read more

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