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CQC Compliance Inspection Scores Us 100%...For The Third Year Running

07 Feb 2014

I was out of the country last December, sorting out some very sad family matters. No less than two bereavements in my close family within a few weeks of each other. And both round the other side of the world.

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D-Day: The Tide Is Turning For Dementia

14 Jan 2014

It is finally time to talk about dementia! It is now everywhere in the news, in the public eye, in politicians' speeches and soon in dinner party conversations: the D-word might no longer be the dirty word, or the dreaded, damned word. Dementia is finally having a moment.

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The Enormous Power Of A Pat On The Back And Behaving Like A Korean Traffic Light

04 Dec 2013

I am pleased to tell you that The Medical Chambers Kensington frequently receives compliments such as professional, welcoming, safe, calm, impressive, very clean and so on.  Mainly about our environment and very welcome, but we recently received two compliments about our people which had a very p

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What I Am Going To Do About My Other Half's Snoring...And My Sleep Deprivation

29 Oct 2013

It's often the most mundane things in life which challenge us the most. Other Half's snoring is one of them. My own OH does. Has done for years. Has become a professional snorer, with a range, depth, and variety of sounds that never ceases to amaze me. I have recordings to prove it.

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How OH Had A Total Hip Replacement....And Recovered In Four Weeks

05 Sep 2013

Other half (OH) finally decided to do what he should have done years ago. He had been suffering for years and, a typical man, had invented a whole library of reasons for not having his hip replaced. The office. Holidays. The office. Children's graduations...you understand.

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