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Care Sector News Review: October 2018

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Welcome to Care Sector News Review, October 2018 edition.

Here, we'll update you on the latest care news, medical research and awareness initiatives.

Find out what's been happening across the care sector in October 2018:

Care services

Medical research

Awareness initiatives

  • October is National Cholesterol Month 2018; an initiative dedicated to raising awareness of the dangers of high cholesterol and funds for HEART UK. Participants are being encouraged to raise money by walking, running, cycling, swimming or rowing 100 miles over the course of the month.
  • Tips and information have been shared throughout October as part of National Home Security Month 2018. This initiative aims to help people make basic changes that will improve their home security, something that's vitally important for older people.
  • World Osteoporosis Day took place on October 20, with events designed to raise awareness and funds to aid the diagnosis and treatment of the condition. Inspirational events took place in over 90 different countries worldwide.

Join us again in the last week of November for the next edition of Care Sector News Review.

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