Category: Health

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Hearing Aid Cleaning Products

Hearing aids are constantly exposed to a naturally moist and humid environment and the excessive amounts of wax and sweat can lead to problems with their performance, interruption in the quality of sound or cause...

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Equipment for home workouts

Whilst you may not be able to visit the gym during this self-isolation period, Vivomed have a great range of fitness equipment, perfect for moving your workouts to your home! From Strength and Conditioning equipment,...

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Coronavirus and dementia

Somebody I care for is living with dementia. What should I do about coronavirus? There are some things you can do to help prevent the person from catching any viruses. If you need to stay...

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Worried about hair loss?

Hair loss is totally normal especially whilst brushing and showering.  We lose about 50-100 hairs a day but when you notice they aren’t growing back your may need to assess your health and wellbeing as...

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Scratching an itch really does make it worse!

Research shows that while scratching provides temporary relief, it triggers the production of a brain chemical called Serotonin which intensifies the itch sensation and makes the itch even more maddening. That’s why the more you...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Is the art of conversation dead?

Having spent almost the entire festive period with a friend glued to their various mobile devices and being irritable when asked if they wanted a drink or something to eat; it made me wonder… Have...