Health

Bloodstream infection alert for care services

Care services should pay particular attention to the management of people with urinary tract infections (UTI) to prevent secondary infection of Escherichia coli – a serious bloodstream infection that occurs…

Into the unknown

It’s hard to comprehend the experience of dementia. Now a training initiative is using sensory deprivation to give staff an understanding of what life may be like for people with dementia…

Winter campaign focuses on antibiotic resistance

With the winter weather comes the usual colds, coughs and sore throats – but the best way to treat these common infections is with plenty of fluids, rest and painkillers – not antibiotics. That’s the…