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How to prevent, detect and treat dehydration in older adults

How to prevent, detect and treat dehydration in older adults

Getting enough fluids is incredibly important for our health, and even more so the older we get. After all, our bodies are made... Read full post
Coronavirus in care homes

Coronavirus in care homes: how care has been managed in cases of Covid-19

As the Coronavirus pandemic swept the globe and hit the UK earlier in March this year, care homes were put under more strain... Read full post
To highlight quality to sleep

Managing and Assessing Sleep Quality

Nourish’s Head of Customer Experience, Daniel Hollingworth, talks about the importance of a good night’s sleep, and what can be done to improve... Read full post
How to stay connected to those in care

How to stay connected to those in care

We’re living in strange times at the moment. With the world on lockdown due to the concerns regarding the spread of Coronavirus, and... Read full post
Cleaning hands can help the spread of Coronavirus

COVID-19 Coronavirus: Helping to Prevent Infection

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 Coronavirus cases continues to rise it’s important that we collectively take responsibility to understand what COVID-19 is... Read full post
Nourish Blog Post

Focusing on the well-being of carers

According to the latest report published by Skills for Care, there are currently an estimated 1.49 million people working in adult social care... Read full post

Better sleep habits for the people we care for

Sleep disturbances can come from many different sources but those related to illness need extra care and consideration. No matter the condition, a... Read full post

Smiles in the aisles, tickle your fancy?

I believe that people should live life with a smile on their face. Smiles breed smiles, and furthermore, they cost us nothing 😊.... Read full post

Maintaining Fitness in Later Life

Without actively maintaining fitness and strength, day to day tasks can become increasingly difficult to carry out. A sedentary lifestyle in later life can produce... Read full post

Taking Care of the Carer

More and more we are openly talking about the importance of Mental Health, and this critical change in our culture is having a... Read full post
art therapy

The Benefits of Art Therapy in Social Care

Art therapy is a form of psychotherapy used to encourage self-expression through creativity. Generally, it can help improve emotional well-being and overall quality... Read full post
Hydration and Nutrition

3 Ways Nourish Encourages Good Nutrition and Hydration

This week it’s Nutrition and Hydration Week, where people are encouraged to raise awareness of the health benefits of eating enough of the... Read full post
Integrated person-centred care

Hydration & Nutrition For People With Dementia

Today’s article looks at some of the great new tools being pioneered by the Bournemouth University Dementia Institute (BUDI) to help carers to... Read full post