How does Dementia affect our Mental Health?

We are all aware that Dementia affects our physical and psychological state. Our mental health, however, is something we don’t always consider when discussing the effects of dementia.   Considering dementia is a disease that affects the brain, is it that surprising that it would affect an individual’s mental health also?   Depression is common in individuals with dementia. They […]

Celebrities with Parkinson’s

There are more celebrities with Parkinson’s disease than we originally believe. Some popular celebrities include Billy Conolly, the Scottish comedian and actor, and Michael J fox; the actor famously known for his role in Back to the future.   Muhammad Ali, the professional boxer who is regarded as one of the most significant and celebrated figures of the 20th century, as well as the greatest […]

What is Parkinson’s disease?

what is parkinsons disease

What is Parkinsons Disease? Cherished Home Care provides care at Home for people in Wilmslow, Alderley Edge, Handforth and Knutsford with Parkinsons Disease. But exactly what is Parkinsons Disease, how is it diagnosed and how is it treated? Try our quiz and read below for more information: What is Parkinson’s Disease?  Parkinson’s disease is a […]

10 tips for looking after the elderly

Are you or anyone you know thinking about caring for someone? Or maybe you already are a carer and are looking for tips and advice on how to properly excel in your caregiving role. Either way, this blog will guide you on how to become your best caring self and in turn: the best you […]

Women’s Week: A Conversation with the Woman who started it all

With International Women’s Day being on Monday 8th March and Mother’s Day falling on Sunday 14th March, we have decided to dedicate the entire week celebrating the inspirational women both around the world and right here on our doorsteps.   This started with celebrating empowering women such as Rosa Parks, Emmeline Pankhurst and Michelle Obama on our Instagram […]