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New report calls for improved Medicare home health benefit for older adults

New report calls for improved Medicare home health benefit for older adults

Ineffective regulation on hospital discharge puts wellbeing, dignity of patients at risk

Ineffective regulation on hospital discharge puts wellbeing, dignity of patients at risk

New study to investigate how to improve support for older people with learning disabilities

New study to investigate how to improve support for older people with learning disabilities

Pastoral care helped to mitigate COVID-19 impact among the elderly

Pastoral care helped to mitigate COVID-19 impact among the elderly

UK researchers to investigate the neurological and neuropsychiatric effects of COVID-19

UK researchers to investigate the neurological and neuropsychiatric effects of COVID-19

Dementia prevention strategies are likely to be cost-effective and cost saving

Dementia prevention strategies are likely to be cost-effective and cost saving

Future waves of COVID-19 will likely lead to further school closures

Future waves of COVID-19 will likely lead to further school closures

Pharmacist-led digital intervention associated with reduced rates of hazardous prescribing

Pharmacist-led digital intervention associated with reduced rates of hazardous prescribing

Researchers call for nutritional guidelines and regulations on use of vitamin D

Researchers call for nutritional guidelines and regulations on use of vitamin D

New project aims to improve quality of life for dementia patients in care homes

New project aims to improve quality of life for dementia patients in care homes

Mobile health applications can address patients' long-term rehabilitative needs

Mobile health applications can address patients' long-term rehabilitative needs

Ethnic minority groups disproportionally affected by COVID-19

Ethnic minority groups disproportionally affected by COVID-19

Children are disproportionally harmed by precautions involved with lockdowns, say experts

Children are disproportionally harmed by precautions involved with lockdowns, say experts

Efforts to control COVID-19 could create a health time bomb in slum communities

Efforts to control COVID-19 could create a health time bomb in slum communities

Systematic efforts and clear structure are crucial for person-centered care

Systematic efforts and clear structure are crucial for person-centered care

New guidance launched at a virtual roundtable to drive high quality mental health support

New guidance launched at a virtual roundtable to drive high quality mental health support

Statistical model uses genomic data to predict a person's risk for esophageal cancer

Statistical model uses genomic data to predict a person's risk for esophageal cancer

Major UK study launched to assess the impact of COVID-19 on cancer patients

Major UK study launched to assess the impact of COVID-19 on cancer patients

Study shows benefits of new palliative care model for patients with neurological conditions

Study shows benefits of new palliative care model for patients with neurological conditions

Study shows the need to refine COVID-19 testing criteria to include children with GI symptoms

Study shows the need to refine COVID-19 testing criteria to include children with GI symptoms