Bathroom & personal care
The pandemic has been especially tough for older people finds Age UK report
Care home residents who receive free care on the NHS were wrongly charged over £300 per week by Care UK. The residents at Care UK’s ‘premium’ care homes were told...
Getting a flu vaccine is said to be more important this year, as flu season coincides with another rise in coronavirus cases. But a surge in demand has meant that...
Face mask litter is a big problem, but for now, recycling them isn't the answer
Find out the truth behind mouthwash claims, what's in the bottle, and how to use it properly. We demystify the ingredients with the help of a dental expert
We look into the science behind face masks with antimicrobial fabrics and coatings - and try some out - to find out if they're worth buying
Find out what you need to know about the different types of COVID-19 test, their availability, and why not to go for a pricey private test.
Many people with dementia want to stay in their homes for a long as possible. Here’s how to make a house easier to manage during the early stages of the condition.
If you need to go to hospital, it's important there's a plan in place for what happens when you're discharged. We explore what older people need to know about leaving hospital if they have further care needs.
Home self-test kits might sound like a convenient way to keep track of your health or get reassurance, but they can't tell you the whole story - and could be risky