Drumming sessions are a big hit at Pendine Park care home

Care home residents are drumming up their energy levels with a new high intensity exercise class. Using drum sticks to knock out rhythms on rubber exercise balls while they enjoy some snappy tunes is proving...

Piano playing surgeon is the key to helping musicians

A piano playing surgeon is helping to rescue the careers of leading musicians. As a result one of Edwin Prashanth Jesudason's patients has recommended him to the British Association of Performing Arts Medicine (BAPAM). Pianist Lesley...

Drastic action needed to stop more nursing home closures in Wales

A social care boss has warned that 2018 will be a bleak one for nursing homes with more closures expected across North Wales at a time of increasing demand. New figures from the Care and...

Pioneering Denbighshire hospice hailed as one of Wales’s great success stories

Wales's top nurse has hailed a pioneering hospice that serves Flintshire as one of the nation's greatest healthcare success stories. The Chief Nursing Officer for Wales, Professor Jean White, will be reporting her findings to...

Specialist treatment at Wrexham hospital helps top drummer give pain the elbow

A top drummer from Anglesey who feared unbearable elbow pain would force him to give up playing for good is aiming to get back on stage after specialist treatment.   After years of working as a...

Pioneering research into the effects of computer games in Parkinson’s disease

North Wales neuroscientists are researching the effects of brain stimulating computer games in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. The study is being led by researchers at Bangor University’s School of Psychology with experts in Parkinson’s...

Rock star Mike Peters to lead baton tour around North Wales in Hand Hygiene...

  Rock star Mike Peters is to lead an Olympic-style baton tour around North Wales, as part of a Hand Hygiene crusade to help prevent the spread of life-threatening infections. The Alarm front-man is among a...

Pioneering Wrexham training officer in running for social care Oscar

A council worker who introduced a pioneering training programme to help care home staff transform the lives of people living with dementia is in line for a top award. Beverley Larkins, who is a staff...

Dementia sufferer to put her best foot forward with new walk and talk group

  A woman diagnosed with early onset dementia is urging fellow sufferers to join her in a new walk and talk group. Glenda Roberts was in her fifties when she was diagnosed with the condition, after...

Family of woman brought back to life 19 times welcome new critical care guidelines

The family of a woman shocked back to life 19 times in one night have thanked hospital staff for saving her life. Carol Cooper’s heart was re-started with a defibrillator after suffering a series of...
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