• Nursing Home

    Causes of injury in nursing homes

    Unfortunately, when our loved ones become frail or develop a degenerative illness, we have to make the difficult decision whether or not to put them into a nursing home. This can be both scary and stressful for you and your loved one. They might not feel ready to be put into a home, and you […]

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  • Children happily cooking with grandparents in kitchen

    5 Ways to foster a connection between Kids and Grandparents

    When your children were still young, you might have spent time daydreaming about them eventually sharing a magical connection with their grandparents. Perhaps you envisioned grandma sitting on the porch swing telling them stories or grandpa taking them out in the yard for a game of catch. As your kids grew up and reality set […]

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  • Simple Tips for Living with Grandparents

    Simple Tips for Living with Grandparents

    Today many families are finding that living together with varying ages of relatives is becoming more and more common. If you have a home where living with grandparents is a current situation, there are simple tips that you can use and apply to help make everyone a bit more comfortable. Many homes around the world […]

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  • Elderly Care

    5 Benefits of Memory Care Assisted Living

    If a senior has dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, or any other type of memory loss, not all is lost. The fact is, even with these conditions, good quality of life is still achievable. Modern memory care communities provide a specialized environment where seniors with memory issues can not only live a full life, they can thrive. […]

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  • Caring for elderly relatives in the home

    Caring for Elderly Relatives in the home

    It is a well-known fact that people are living longer these days and more families are trying to keep their elderly relatives at home wherever possible. This is great if it is safe for them to stay with family or in their own home but it is by no means easy and should be carefully […]

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  • Parkinsons with Lewy Body

    When Parkinson’s with Lewy Body joined the family . . .

    I want to tell you a little story, it’s about our family. I met my Husband way back in 2002 when I moved to Peterborough but we didn’t become a couple until 2004. It’s always nerve-wracking meeting a new partner’s parents but I hit it off with them straight away with my Father-in-Law Harry. He […]

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  • Christmas 2016

    Christmas 2016 in pictures

    Christmas 2016 was a very enjoyable and relaxing Christmas in the Mummy Matters household. As a family we like to keep things quite traditional, we get up at whatever time the Beans decide, this year it was around 6am so quite sociable as far as we were concerned. The Beans always lean over the banisters […]

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