Malnutrition in older people – how does that happen?

As an experienced community nurse and carer, I was glad the newspapers have recently highlighted the increase in admissions of older people to hospital due to malnutrition. My own 91 year old mother had a fall earlier this year.   No cause was found for this

Planning ahead – Self-care for life

This week is self-care week.  The theme is "understanding self-care for life".  But the question we want to know the answer to is "if I care for myself, then what difference can it make and why is it important?" There are lots of elements to self-care