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Senior Snippets - The warning signs of dementia

Senior Snippets - The warning signs of dementia

Did you know that every 3 seconds somebody in the world develops dementia? ‘Every 3 seconds’ is the theme of World Alzheimer’s Month

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Senior Snippets - Activities to help a person live well with Dementia

Senior Snippets - Activities to help a person live well with Dementia

There are more than 50 million people around the world living with dementia and every 3 seconds somebody develops it. For World Alzheimer’s Mont

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Senior Snippets: Stay Nourished

Senior Snippets: Stay Nourished

Top Tips to Eat Well and Age WellFood and nutrition play an important role in staying well. But many people lose their interest in food as they get ol

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Senior Snippets: Nutrition

Senior Snippets: Nutrition

Top 10 Myths about Ageing and Eating a Healthy DietAs we age, physical changes to our bodies occur which can affect the way we think and feel about fo

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#HemelRocks

#HemelRocks

You would have to be living under a rock not to have noticed the latest craze to have hit Hemel Hempstead.  #HemelRocks has taken the town by sto

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Busting the myths surrounding being a CAREGiver

Busting the myths surrounding being a CAREGiver

There are many myths surrounding the role of a CAREGiver. At Home Instead we want to help people understand what CAREGiving entails and to encourage p

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Beating the winter bugs!

Beating the winter bugs!

No-one reading the news recently will have missed that flu is currently hitting the headlines.  Cold weather, mixed with an overstretched NHS tog

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Christmas gift ideas for the younger members of your family

Christmas gift ideas for the younger members of your family

With the festive season almost upon us, it’s time to start thinking about what to get the grandchildren this year. In order to make your Christm

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CAREGiver Kate tells us about the benefits of attending dementia training

CAREGiver Kate tells us about the benefits of attending dementia training

Kate Miller has been a CAREGiver with Home Instead Hemel Hempstead & The Chilterns for 18 months and completed her City & Guild

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Forget-me-not Circle launched in Hemel Hempstead

Forget-me-not Circle launched in Hemel Hempstead

A Forget-me-not Circle is a comfortable and supportive gathering for people living with dementia and their carers where they can socialise with others

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Kings Langley Carnival 2017

Kings Langley Carnival 2017

The Home Instead team had a fabulous time at the Kings Langley Carnival last Saturday.  We had beautiful weather, which encouraged the community

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Dementia Awareness Week 2017

Dementia Awareness Week 2017

Every year during Dementia Awareness Week, the team at Home Instead are busy supporting various events to raise awareness of the condition, however th

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