There’s a world shortage of nurses, and relatives can’t make up for that. But it is in your own interest to spend as much time as possible with frail older relatives in hospital.
The multitude of ear-tickling stories from the BBC - and why they are morally questionable.
The WHO guidance issued this year advises that hearing loss is a prevalent age-related disorder. It has debilitating consequences on social and emotional well-being and ability to communicate which can lead to isolation and loneliness. It can almost double the risk of dementia.