wheelchair dance couple Gary and Paula

Wheelchair Dancing

Para dance sport, a lesser-known Paralympic discipline Para dance sport – wheelchair dancing – is a graceful and stylish sport involving athletes with a lower limb impairment. It has been […]

Blood clot awareness month

Blood Clot Awareness Month

March is Blood Clot Awareness Month Blood clots, or venous embolisms, can affect anyone: they do not discriminate by age, gender or ethnicity. A blood clot most often develops in […]

Usha Grieve: Make It Your Decision

Make It Your Decision

Feb 12, 2017

Usha Grieve, Director of Information and Partnerships at Compassion in Dying, writes about the importance of planning and recording your wishes for end-of-life care End-of-life care: Make it your decision […]

Medicine and swallowing charter for care homes

Swallowing and Medicines

Care Home Charter on Swallowing and Medicines The Patients Association has produced guidance on swallowing and medicines. Their Charter for care homes has two elements: one for residents and the […]

Airport travel with a disability

Flying with a disability

Mar 21, 2017

Open Day for Passengers with reduced mobility Coming up on 4 April, a free event at Milton Keynes Conference Centre for any would-be travellers with a disability, who are concerned […]