Marlborough — Marlborough residents are being warned to protect their eyes from extreme levels of UV radiation that could cause early onset of conditions such as macular degeneration and cataracts.
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Marlborough — Continuing some form of exercise, no matter how gentle, is recommended for most people as a way of helping to maintain good health.
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Marlborough — The Marlborough Multiple Sclerosis & Parkinson’s Society has a field officer who is available to provide information, education, support and advocacy for persons with multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s and other allied neurological conditions.
Marlborough — An anti-smoking rap performed in front of District Councillors at last year’s annual plan consideration has helped encourage a stronger signal that all Council-owned reserves, parks and sports parks should be smoke-free areas.
Marlborough — Consider keeping one week's supply of medicines (rotate it regularly) and instructions for their use (dosage, frequency, doctor's name etc) in one container in your refrigerator marked for emergency use.
Blenheim — Care and Craft is a concept that began as a way of providing company for lonely disabled or otherwise housebound people; today there are Care and Craft Centres all over the country, including Blenheim.
Marlborough — Sometimes due to family upheaval grandparents can find themselves unexpectedly raising a young family again.
Marlborough — Appetites often diminish with age so it’s particularly important the food that is consumed is nutritious.
Marlborough — Elderly couples living in their own home can face particular difficulties where one of them becomes unwell.
Marlborough — The new Blenheim-Nelson health shuttle bus service is in service and Marlborough people are urged to make use of it during its six-month trial.
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