Archive for: August, 2019

  • Fatal Distraction?

    I don’t succumb to hit and run side swipes. What I want to dismiss is the idea that singing is on a par with the things recommended by the WHO. It’s a nice (perhaps even vital) distraction for people with dementia and their carers. It is a fatal distraction for the people who should and could be doing more.

  • Why you MUST visit frail older people in hospital

    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.