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Mental Capacity Act - a brain injured man is supported by his carer as he grinds coffee beans

The Mental Capacity Act 2005 is legislation that was drawn up to empower and protect people who can’t make decisions for themselves. This legislation usually applies to anyone over the age of 16 who lacks…
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Neonatal hypoglycaemia

Neonatal hypoglycaemia is a condition where a newborn baby’s blood sugar falls to a very low level, which if not recognised, monitored and treated, can leave the child with permanent brain damage. We spoke recently…
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Daniel Lee, from member law firm Clear Law, recently settled a case at a Joint Settlement Meeting where the claimant, suffered Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, leaving her with loss of vision and health issues which will…
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Dramatherapy is a form of psychotherapy which uses drama, storytelling, play and movement to support people to understand themselves and make positive changes in their lives. Acting has long been considered beneficial to development, in…
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NHS continuing healthcare funding

NHS Continuing Healthcare Funding (“CHC”) is a package of care arranged and funded solely by the NHS to those over 18 who are found to have what is called a “primary health need”. The term…
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