Lessons can be learned from a case brought to the Health & Disability Commission where rest home staff were found in breach of the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers’ Rights for failures in a resident’s care.
As part of the Ageing Well National Science Challenge, a team of Otago University researchers are investigating the impact of pain on older people's lives - and what we can do about it.
Clown Doctors NZ has made the decision to disestablish its Trust due to a shortage of funds, but hopes to continue the service under a different structure.
Australian researchers believe robots have the potential to guide the hands of stroke survivors to retrain the brain.
Research shows that older people are unaware that most people can eat eggs everyday, suggesting many are missing out on an excellent source of protein.
Researchers have found that sleep plays an important role in improving brain function.
New research released today reveals why older adults often walk slowly and tire quickly. We ask physiotherapist xxx how older people can improve their walking.
DR JUDITH DAVEY reflects on the progress that has been made during her time on the interRAI Governance Board.
A new partnership with Whitireia allows nurses to complete their interRAI assessor training as they do their Competency Assessment Programmes (CAPs).
A new approach to food preparation means residents requiring texture-modified foods don't feel like they're missing out on the real thing.