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How coronavirus restrictions are changing funerals

How coronavirus restrictions are changing funerals

Coronavirus is forcing major changes to the way funerals are conducted. We explain what these new rules mean for the bereaved.

The rising cost of a care home

The rising cost of a care home

The average cost of a care home in the UK increased to £33,852 a year in 2018-19. This was the largest annual hike in 10 years.

NHS postcode lottery persists for most vulnerable patients

NHS postcode lottery persists for most vulnerable patients

We've found that those with the most complex medical needs still contend with a postcode lottery in having their care costs outside of hospital funded by the NHS.

Unpaid carers are seven times more likely to feel lonely

Unpaid carers are seven times more likely to feel lonely

Research reveals that unpaid carers are seven times more likely to experience loneliness. We explore the reasons for this trend and explain how to get support.

Tackling loneliness in dementia

Tackling loneliness in dementia

More and more people are predicted to be living alone with dementia over the next 20 years. We explore the problem, and how you can live well with dementia.

WHO launches free app to check hearing loss

WHO launches free app to check hearing loss

The World Health Organisation has launched a free mobile app that allows you to check and monitor your hearing, to promote awareness of the issue on World Hearing Day 2019

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