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How To Reduce Post Falls Syndrome

Written by: Kate Sheehan, Occupational Therapist    A fall is defined as a unintentional move from a higher to a [...]

The Mangar Camel Steals The Show As Fallen Resident Sings Its Praises

Training care home staff how to use Mangar’s inflatable lifting cushions isn’t unusual for UK National Director Allistair Burn, [...]
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Care Home Improves Residents Wellbeing With Karate

Armchair Karate has been getting elderly care home residents testing their punching power – and improving their health and wellbeing. [...]
Virtual Reality Helps Lonely Resident

Virtual Reality Helps Care Home Residents

Unfortunately, many residents in care homes can experience long periods of time without a visit from a family member or [...]

The Top Ten Most Influential Occupational Therapists On Twitter 2018

You may have seen our 2017 list, so you’ll spot some familiar faces along with some new ones on [...]
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8 Simple Steps To Avoiding Arthritis In Later Life

Helping people with arthritis is one of our top priorities here at Mangar Health. In fact, it’s why we [...]
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13 Celebs You Didn’t Know Were Living With Arthritis

Arthritis is an ‘umbrella’ term used to describe any condition affecting someone’s joints. Symptoms can range from joint pain [...]

A History Of Arthritis Infographic

Arthritis can have a terrible impact on people of all ages, genders and walks of life and has been [...]

Sainsbury’s Makes Shoppers With Dementia Welcome

Mangar Health recently spoke to the retailer Sainsbury’s after hearing about the trial scheme they’re running in their Prestwick [...]
Care Home’s 1940s Transformation Helps Dementia Patients

Care Home’s 1940s Transformation Helps Dementia Patients

Making the move to a new retirement home can be a nerve-wracking thing to do, especially if you’re living [...]
Dementia Residents And Their Diet

Dementia Residents And Their Diet

Currently, there are 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK and if you’re a carer then you may [...]

Top Ten Most Influential Tissue Viability Nurses On Twitter – 2018 Edition

Tissue Viability is often seen as a ‘niche’ speciality and yet the work Tissue Viability Nurses (TVN’s) do has [...]
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