July 24, 2015
People over 50 who are healthy and highly educated are more at risk of harmful drinking than less well-off peers, says research.
June 25, 2015
July is National Scams Awareness month. Each year millions of people in the UK fall prey to scammers, with estimated losses of £5 billion. This campaign aims to stop people being rushed into hasty decisions by scammers and to end victims being hushed into silence by a sense of shame, foolhardiness, or weary acceptance.
June 22, 2015
Worried about what people think when you exercise? You're not alone. fear of judgement is stopping many women from taking part in physical activity.
June 19, 2015
The public transport system is failing the oldest and most vulnerable in society in England, a report says. Many older people do not uses buses, even though they are able to ride them for free
May 19, 2015
Solace Women's aid is an accomplished charitable organisation providing a range of support services to women and children including a specialist domestic and sexual violence counselling service for women and girls from 14 year old who are survivors or are experiencing domestic violence or sexual abuse.
May 15, 2015
Regular exercise in old age has as powerful an effect on life expectancy as giving up smoking, researchers say.
May 12, 2015
The number of people in their 40s and 50s being afflicted by strokes has increased significantly, with obesity and sedentary lifestyles thought to be behind the rise.
April 30, 2015
The number of older carers in England is rising, with signs the pressures of looking after loved ones is damaging their health, research suggests.
April 07, 2015
Major changes to pension rules which will give savers much more control over their money came into force yesterday. The changes will allow people who have saved for a pension to do what they want with their money.
April 01, 2015
The Care Act 2014 becomes law today. It represents the most significant reform of care and support in more than 60 years, putting people and their carers in control of their care and support.