Many of us have friends or relatives who are getting older, or who have a temporary loss of mobility when they are recovering from an operation. Bathing and showering can be particularly problematic, and something that they used to take for granted becomes a great cause of anxiety. Stepping into the bath can be very
When your little one starts to crawl and stand, it sparks lots of excitement quickly followed by a frenzied dash around the house by Mum and Dad to try to make everything a little bit safer. It is helpful to start explaining some common dangers in very simple terms such as 'radiator hot - ouch'
This week there has been lots in the news about falls amongst older people. The message is to make simple changes in your home to improve your safety. Every year in the UK nearly three-quarters of a million people aged over 60 end up in the local A&E department after a fall, and one in