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Identifying digital advances that can reduce social isolation will improve lives and cut healthcare costs. A number of technology-based interventions have been offered to older adults in a bid to reduce social isolation, but do they work? This is what ...

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Take drug control seriously or face the consequences

The public must have confidence in nurses’ ability and willingness to practise proper medication management. Those who violate that trust rarely get off lightly. Nurses are entrusted with significant responsibility in relation to the handling, dispensing and giving of medications. ...

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Muscle gains benefit brains: study

A study has tied gains in muscle strength to improvement in cognitive function in adults with mild cognitive impairment. The research was published in the Journal of American Geriatrics. It forms part of a wider project, titled Study of Mental ...

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