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Raising Awareness of Bladder and Bowel Problems for Teen Health Week

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This blog post has been written by Davina Richardson in relation to Teen Health Week. The awareness week runs from Monday 19th March – Friday 23rd March. Bladder and bowel problems are common in people of all ages, but are rarely discussed. This increases embarrassment and anxiety and makes it more difficult for teenagers to […]

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Would Your Staff Really Embrace Single Handed Care?

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Could you answer all their objections by the time you have finished reading this article? How do you get your staff to embrace a new way of working? Bringing about changes at work isn’t an easy thing to do. Some staff will embrace any changes you introduce; they trust you and know that you will […]

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Why You Should Come and See the New XRover at Kidz to Adultz Middle

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At the start of 2018 a new 3-Wheeled All Terrain Stroller landed in the UK. Available exclusively from Specialised Orthotic Services Ltd (SOS), the XRover is one of the safest and most practical rough terrain buggies on the market. SOS will be exhibiting at all of the Kidz to Adultz exhibitions in 2018. This includes […]

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Celebrate Chinese New Year with Yang Sing Cathay

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Would you like to win a portion of spring rolls to enjoy at Yang Sing Cathay in the Trafford Centre? As Chinese New Year commences on Friday 16th February, we wanted to let you know of something very exciting! Yang Sing Cathay are teaming up with the Trafford Centre for this annual tradition. They are […]

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Kath’s Experience of Almost 4 Years Working on a NICE Guideline

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This post explores Kath’s experience of working on a National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Guideline. Her journey began almost 4 years ago. This is when Kath became a Lay Committee Member on transitions from hospital to home for people with social care needs. It was very interesting to see that despite us […]

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Cooper’s Journey with Cerebral Palsy

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January’s Story of the Month goes to, Kerrie Keen, 37 years old who talks about her son’s journey with cerebral palsy. Kerrie is married to her husband, Owen and is a proud mum to her 15 year old son and 4 year old identical twin boys, Cooper and Lucas. If you would like to catch […]

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University Doesn’t Have to be a Challenge…

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The following is a guest blog by AskJules, who are exhibiting at our Kidz to Adultz Middle event this year in March. This blog post will discover facts that you may not have known about AskJules along with their advice for those with a disability who are starting a new term at university.   Whilst the […]

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Say Hello to Queen Alexandra College at Kidz to Adultz Middle

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The following is a guest blog by Queen Alexandra College (QAC), who are exhibiting at Kidz to Adultz Middle on Thursday 15th March 2018 at Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Representatives from the College will be on stand V16.  QAC is a National College for People with Disabilities based in Birmingham providing education, […]

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5 Questions About Life with Muscular Dystrophy

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You may remember that we featured a guest blog in November last year about a young woman with muscular dystrophy. Since then, we’ve discovered another young woman, Carrie Aimes, founder of Life on the Slow Lane, lifestyle and disability blog. Carrie has lived with muscular dystrophy for 29 years (her whole life). And we took […]

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