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Depression in older adults and the elderly

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Many people of all ages suffer from depression. However as there is an aging population we will come across more elderly people who have it. Depression is not an inevitable part of aging, depression prevents a person from enjoying life like they used to. Depression effects mood, energy, sleep, appetite, and physical health. The very […]

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Infection Control Information for PAs

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Hi, Just adding a quick note to share some useful resources on infection control. Take a look, and do feel free to download and share them! Clostridium Difficile Guidance for Community Health and Social Care Settings Five Moments of Hand Hygiene Hand Cleaning Techniques Hand Washing Guide PPE Risk Assessment

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The Blue Badge Scheme

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The blue badge scheme is for on-street parking only. Off-street car parks (such as those for hospitals or supermarkets) have separate rules; you are not entitled to park on yellow lines in off-street car parks. However they must provide parking for blue badge holders. In my experience some of the disabled parking bays do still […]