Tag Archives: Love

Dr Miriam Stoppard: Tough love with dementia patients is a bad approach

Here’s a problem faced by many families with an older relative suffering from dementia and it will get more common. We’re finding that when dementia patients go into hospital they prove challenging for nursing staff to cope with due to their difficult behaviour – refusing to take medicines or eating meals for instance. Why? People… Read More »

Eight Things to Love About Tai Chi

April 27th was World Tai Chi Day, an annual celebration (the last Saturday in April each year) where thousands of participants in over 80 countries around the world host tai chi demonstrations and events. Observers get to see elaborate sword forms and fan dances, as well as the more mundane tai chi forms often enjoyed… Read More »

Do You Love Your Sugary Drink?

If you do we suggest that you consider this. According to a recent study in the journal Circulation, people who frequently drink sugary drinks such as soda and sport drinks are at an increased risk of premature death from cardiovascular disease and cancer.   Harvard researchers analyzed three decades of data from more 80,0000 women… Read More »