Don’t let the sun go to your head, warns new study

Don’t let the sun go to your head, warns new study

Those tempted to set up office in the garden as temperatures soar should think twice – or put a hat on, new research suggests. The study shows sunshine could diminish brain power, making it harder to make the right judgements.  Working in hot temperatures is...
Why dementia and Covid are such a deadly combination

Why dementia and Covid are such a deadly combination

A survey by the Alzheimer’s Society suggests a possible cause, with 79 per cent of the 128 care homes surveyed finding that lack of physical contact and the end of family visits was causing a deterioration in the health and wellbeing of their residents with dementia....
Family comes first on Father’s Day for Captain Tom

Family comes first on Father’s Day for Captain Tom

For a man who received 230,000 birthday cards, 100,000 letters and 6,500 presents on his 100th birthday, Captain Tom Moore is rather modest. “It hasn’t gone to our heads”, he laughs, deflecting his successes back to his family: “Without [them] I’d be completely lost.”...