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16 Nov 2017

#StopThePressure: How To Prevent Pressure Sores

Today marks World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day, with the aim of the day being to increase awareness of pressure sores, what causes them, and how they can be prevented in medical environments, such as care homes and hospitals. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, develop when there is too much...

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09 Nov 2017

Hydrotherapy: What Are The Benefits For Autism?

There are more autistic people in the UK than many people realise; there are 700,000 people in the UK on the autistic spectrum, which means that one person out of every 100 people has autism. If you include the families of people in this statistic, there are over 2.8 million people in the UK whose daily lives...

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02 Nov 2017

CLH Blog - MHRA Field Safety Updates For October

Once again, we’ve researched the many field safety alerts that have been filed over the last month and have put together a roundup of all of the most relevant MRHA updates and recalls. These focus on updates for healthcare products and equipment that are relevant to UK care homes and other health facilities. Please...

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31 Oct 2017

Play Dough: A Recipe For Sensory Success

Everyone knows how much fun play dough can be; it’s a staple toy of almost every childhood. But the question is, can play dough be more than a children’s toy - can it be a therapeutic tool for aiding sensory development? Studies have shown that play dough can make a fantastic learning and play...

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17 Oct 2017

CLH Attend Caring UK Care Conferences

CLH were pleased to be present at conferences in both Bristol & Torquay at the beginning of the month. Organised by Caring UK, an event was held at the Riviera International Centre in Torquay on Wednesday 4th and then at Bristol Zoo Gardens in Bristol on Thursday 5th.   Representatives...

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11 Oct 2017

How To Prevent, Clean & Manage Wounds In Your Care Home

Regardless of how much you attempt to protect care home residents from accidents, sometimes injuries do occur, which is why it is crucial that you and your team are always prepared for the unexpected, as you never know what could happen. As well as ensuring that you are well stocked up with bandages and...

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06 Oct 2017

Taking Care Of Your Eyes As You Age

As you age, each and every part of your body changes and slowly begins to degrade, from your skin cells to your eyes. That is why with older age, it is vital that you take better care of yourself and always put your health first. When it comes to maintaining your quality of life, protecting your eyesight is...

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03 Oct 2017

CLH Blog - MHRA Field Safety Updates For September

Once again, we’ve research the many field safety alerts that have been filed over the last month and have put together a roundup of all of the most relevant MRHA updates and recalls. These focus on updates for health care products and equipment that are relevant to UK care homes and other health facilities. Please...

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21 Sep 2017

Living With Alzheimer's Disease: A Look At Daily Life

As this month is World Alzheimer's Month, we wanted to share a little insight into what it's actually like living with Alzheimer's Disease, and the impact that it has on the people living with it and their families and friends.  Alzheimer’s Disease is one of the most common health...

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14 Sep 2017

Advice For Planning The Most Incredible Care Home Event

Whether you are planning on getting involved in Macmillan's Big Coffee Morning, are organising an open day, or are planning another event, planning is crucial. If there is not a plan in place in advance, you will find organising a day that is fun and memorable, and allows you to achieve your goals, to...

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12 Sep 2017

7 Types Of Wound Dressings & When To Use Each

When it comes to wound healing, it is vital to ensure that healing is as fast and effective as possible, for this using the right dressing is crucial. The type of dressing used for dressing a wound should always depend on various factors, including the type of injury, the size, location, and severity. At...

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