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Get Your Body Ready For Summer…

Spring is finally here! I'm so excited about spring and summer coming. I have started getting out some sun dresses and my favorite gladiator sandals in anticipation of the warmer weather. We've all been hearing A Lot lately how lack of exercise can contribute to dementia and too much sugar also. Whether you are trying to…
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Non-Vegan Cafe Goes Fully Vegan On Mother’s Day

The owner of ‘The Fields Beneath‘, one of London’s best coffee shops, located next to the Kentish town west station has decided to ditch all meat and dairy from the menu by Sunday, March 26th, on Mother’s day and he explains what made him become vegan. Gavin also talks about the vegan campaign planned for…
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Keeping A Youthful Glow With Dementia

Dementia can be tough for anyone to go through, but it doesn't mean giving up on your personal appearance or wellness! If you put your night eye cream on more than once and reapply it, it's only making you more radiant! (more…)
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It Makes Sense, Sensory Rooms

We have long thought that the idea of a sensory room for dementia is great. Usually most frequently heard of in the context for children with cognitive impairment or disability. If you're unsure what a sensory room is and how much fun one can be ... read on ...  (more…)
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Non-Human Animals & Dementia

Since SCAR have been working with the DC, it got me thinking how frequent is dementia in non-human animals, and can non-human animals get dementia at all?  (more…)
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Is the Founder of the DC Bootcamp Fit?

As part of raising awareness of: the need for healthy lifestyles to help prevent dementia, our founder Emily is headed off to Bootcamp at the end of this week. Is she ready? We’ll find out! Updates will be posted on the blog as Emily keeps a video diary of her stay at Team Bootcamp. (more…)
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Coffee Makes The World Go Round!

We are pretty used to early mornings at Second Chance Animal Rescue. The animals are not keen on lying in! Once the sun is up they are ready for the day, so our volunteers must be up with the lark (or, you know, the pigs and cows!) to tend to them. (more…)
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When The Animals Come To Town…

At SCAR we are working closely with the DC. We often take some of our animal friends out for the day to community events. The animals get a lot out of it, as they really enjoy all the attention that gets lavished upon them! And we have found the experience is greatly enjoyable for the…
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