Patsy Westcott

Patsy Westcott

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Hope is on the horizon for sufferers of Parkinsons
Health & Wellbeing

Parkinson’s: hope on the horizon

From dancing to simply thinking about exercise – these are just two of a whole range of new ideas that offer real promise in combating Parkinson’s disease, from which 160,000 people will suffer by 2020.

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Kitten surrounded by balls of wool
Health & Wellbeing

Preventing falls

As you age, tumbles can have serious consequences. Follow our prevention plan.

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Coloured toothbrushes
Health & Wellbeing

Open wide for the dental hygienist

A visit to a dental hygienist is more than just a spit and polish

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Physiotherapist treating female patient
Health & Wellbeing

The benefits of seeing a physiotherapist

Ease mobility with a few physio sessions

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Prick test for diebetes
Health & Wellbeing

What are diabetes specialist nurses?

Diabetes is rife in the UK. Can seeing a specialist help?

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Lady having eyes tested
Health & Wellbeing

Optometrists: looking out for your health

Don't dodge your regular eye check-ups.

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Speech therapist with stroke patient
Health & Wellbeing

Speech and language therapy

Lines of communication can be improved with specialist help.

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Osteopath working on a patient
Health & Wellbeing

The benefits of seeing an osteopath

Osteopathy may offer a gentle way to help relieve pain.

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Dietician making notes
Health & Wellbeing

Could I benefit from seeing a dietitian?

A dietitian's balanced food plan can help to prevent illness and aid recovery

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