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Product of the Week

July 19, 2017 4:51 pm

The Memphis Rise Recliner chair This chair has been designed with comfort in mind. It is the first chair in the Restwell range to feature a memory foam seat. The dual motor mechanism enables the user to find their perfect comfort position. This popular chair is now available in a petite size option. The New Memphis Rise Recliner is upholstered in a new soft feel Chenille fabric. Stylish and Ideal for those suffering from MS, Arthritis, Rheumatism, circulation problems and many other conditions affecting mobility Four-button handset and 2 motors for independent action Ergonomically contoured seta and back Dual lift and recline – 3 way mechanism Safety function – key lock only Infinite recline positions Full length chaise Available in standard...

Can eating oranges cut the risk of developing dementia?

July 18, 2017 3:20 pm

A major study, undertaken by a team of scientists at Tohuku University in Japan, indicates a daily intake of any citrus fruits such as oranges, grapefruits, lemons or limes can cut the risk of developing dementia by almost a quarter. Various studies have suggested that citrus fruits can protect the brain against the damage that leads to dementia. Citric acid contains the chemical nobiletin which, in animal tests, has been shown to slow or reverse impairment of memory. However this new research – published in the British Journal of Nutrition – is the first major study to investigate the effect citrus fruit consumption might have on large numbers of those most at risk. Scientists tracked more than 13,000 middle-aged or...

APCRG Responsible Business Champions 2017

July 12, 2017 11:47 am

We are delighted to announce that we have been selected by former local MP Mr David Burrowes as the Enfield Southgate Constituency Responsible Business Champion in the APCRG’s 2017 Responsible Business Champions award. This recognition means the world to Home Care Preferred as we are a passionate and dedicated team who are committed to not only delivering  first-class support and increasing our client’s quality of life but also enhancing the lives of the local community – particularly the disadvantaged and vulnerable – we truly believe  in responsible business and giving something back to the community that has given us so much. The award is an opportunity for the nominating MP to recognise and draw attention to a valuable local business,...

Summer BBQ Success

July 11, 2017 6:05 pm

At Home Care Preferred we appreciate the hard work that our team members put in to ensure we are an award-winning business with our client’s happiness and well-being at its heart. While we are first and foremost colleagues, we are proud to have developed a ‘family’ ethos and we love to socialise as a team outside of work. With summer upon us (and the sun actually shining) it seemed only right to thank our team, friends, family and business associates for their hard-work and on-going support with a summer shin-dig – so that’s what we did! Our ever generous Managing Director Ken allowed us all to descend upon his lovely home for a Saturday filled with food, drink, laughter, music...

Product of the Week

July 5, 2017 2:42 pm

Karma Wren 2 The Wren 2 transit wheelchair from Karma Mobility is a high quality, lightweight, aluminium chair that can be adjusted for comfort or performance and is reasonably priced. The Wren 2 Transit is easy to manoeuvre for a user or an attendant, and benefits from features such as progressive slowing brakes when faced with hills or slopes. Additional features of this wheelchair include flip back armrests, adjustable castor angle and micro cellular and quick release rear wheels. The seat to ground height is adjustable from 19” down to 16.5” on the self-propel model, the lowest seat to ground height allows the user to propel the wheelchair with their feet. Lightweight aluminium frame. Flip back armrests Progressive slowing brakes...