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Music-based interventions for neurological rehabilitation

Latest research from the nursing and medical journals.

Healthy lifelong diet pays dividends in older age

People who have a healthier diet throughout adulthood are more likely to be stronger and...

Support needed to promote more exercise by older people

Better training and support is needed to help health professionals promote the benefits of...

Nurses can help older women manage changes in their sexual health

Latest research from the nursing and medical journals.

Injecting growth factor into diabetic foot ulcers may kick-start healing

Latest research from the nursing and medical journals.

Impulse control disorders and levodopa-induced dyskinesias in Parkinson’s disease

Latest research from the nursing and medical journals.

End of life support lacking for people with dementia

People with dementia receive little specialist support at the end of their life despite high...

Systolic blood pressure less than 100mmHg is an important sign of sepsis

Latest research from the nursing and medical journals.

Dietary changes and exercise are the best ways to combat obesity

Latest research from the nursing and medical journals.

Low LDL cholesterol levels may reduce risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Latest research from the nursing and medical journals.

Moderate alcohol consumption linked to decline in brain health

Review of Topiwala A, Allan C, Valkanova V et al (2017) Moderate alcohol consumption as risk...

Lack of research about dementia with Lewy bodies

Review of Mueller C, Ballard C, Corbett A et al (2017) The prognosis of dementia with Lewy...

Sleep disorders in people with dementia

Review of Karageorgiou E, Walsh C, Yaffe K et al (2017) Sleep disorders and dementia: from...

Easier access to outdoors lifts mood in older people

Making it easier for older people to go outdoors could positively affect depressive symptoms...

Use probiotics with caution for prevention of infection in hospitalised trauma patients

Identifying the benefits and concerns associated with different species and strains of...

Nurses should be aware of patients who have one or more risk factors for incident...

Delirium study highlights the need for nurses to have an understanding of patient history to...

Dabigatran has significantly lower bleeding rates compared with warfarin in patients

Large trials have established that non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants are as...

Regular exercise found to boost brain health among over 50s

Combining aerobic and resistance exercise significantly boosts brain health in the over 50s...

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