We all feel down sometimes, but if feelings of sadness or worry last more than 2 weeks, it may be a sign of depression or other mental condition.
Caring for someone with dementia
Caring for someone with dementia can be frustrating and stressful at times, but there are organisations that can help with training and support.
Itchy skin is a common irritation that can be very frustrating. Understand the different types of itchy skin and how to ease the discomfort.
Apraxia of speech
Apraxia of speech is a speech disorder that makes it difficult to move the mouth to produce sounds and words. Find out how a speech therapist can often help the person’s speech improve.
Why do people bully?
Bullying occurs in different ways and for different reasons. All cause distress and pain for the person who is being bullied.
Everyday tasks and dementia
Trusted information about caring for someone with dementia, including how to support them in everyday tasks such as shopping, setting the table or gardening
Help and support for carers of people with dementia
Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including help and support for family, friends and carers of people living with dementia
Cerebral palsy diagnosis
Learn about the ways cerebral palsy can be diagnosed, including tests and scans doctors may do. Getting the right diagnosis can be difficult but is important.
Relaxation and mental health
Relaxation can have many physical benefits including slowing your heart rate, reducing blood pressure and muscle tension as well as helping you manage stress.
Bedwetting in older children
Bedwetting in older children can happen if the child does not wake when they need to urinate. But there are several things you can do.