October is a mental health awareness month


Mental health includes our emotional, psychological and social well-being. It effects how we think, feel and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress related to others and make healthy choices. Mental health is important at every stage of line from childhood and throughout adulthood. According to the (WHO) The World Health organisation conceptualizes [...]

October is a mental health awareness month2023-10-11T12:27:45+01:00

Blood Cancer


Blood cancer is a type of cancer that affects your blood cells. Leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma are some of the common types of blood cancer. There are also types called MPNs and MDS. Blood cancer is caused by changes (mutations) in the DNA within blood cells. This causes the blood cells to start behaving abnormally. [...]

Blood Cancer2023-10-11T12:26:00+01:00

Diabetes Week


Morning blood sugar, pre-meal blood sugar, counting carbs. HbA1c, blood pressure, how many carbs were in that sandwich again? Diabetes can feel like a never-ending stream of numbers for individuals living with the condition. And some days, they just don’t add up. Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects millions of people worldwide, and its prevalence [...]

Diabetes Week2023-08-01T23:14:59+01:00

Nutrition and Hydration Week 2023 + Brand New Fluids and Nutrition


Reinforce, Focus and Energise Nutrition and Hydration Week (13th – 19th March 2023) is an annual event with a shared, global objective to “Reinforce, Focus and Energise” engagement to promote nutrition and hydration as a fundamental element to maintaining health and wellbeing within health and social care. residential care system is facing a major problem. Approximately [...]

Nutrition and Hydration Week 2023 + Brand New Fluids and Nutrition2023-05-02T21:44:43+01:00



When was the last time you checked to see if your immune system is up to date? This August, National Immunization Awareness Month raises awareness and encourages everyone to make sure they are current on the necessary vaccinations for potentially harmful diseases. Many diseases can be easily prevented by administering vaccines, and thus, protecting you [...]


Schizophrenia Awareness Week


Schizophrenia Awareness Week aims to educate and reduce stigma surrounding schizophrenia. There are still many misconceptions about schizophrenia and it continues to be a mental health challenge that is rarely spoken about. Often, someone with schizophrenia is portrayed in the media and through film and television as dangerous or violent, however, this is not the case. [...]

Schizophrenia Awareness Week2022-09-05T11:10:02+01:00



Diabetes (diabetes mellitus) is a complicated condition and there are many different types of diabetes. Here we'll take you through everything you need to know. What is diabetes? Diabetes is a serious condition where your blood glucose level is too high. It can happen when your body doesn't produce enough insulin or the insulin it produces [...]

DIABETES AWARENESS WEEK2022-07-09T12:48:26+01:00



LONELINESS! Loneliness is a growing problem in modern day life. Even before the lockdowns and social distancing that were brought on by the pandemic, around 5% of adults in the UK reported feeling lonely. And ONS data shows that 3.7 million people reported ‘chronic loneliness’ in 2021 following a year of COVID restrictions. Of course, just [...]

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS2022-07-09T12:38:57+01:00



What is cancer ? Cancer is a disease which occurs when changes in a group of normal cells within the body lead to uncontrolled, abnormal growth forming a lump called a tumour; this is true of all cancers except leukaemia (cancer of the blood). If left untreated, tumours can grow and spread into the surrounding normal [...]

WORLD CANCER DAY2022-07-08T09:56:49+01:00

Brief about us

Olive Tree Care provides services for domiciliary care. To the healthcare sector, we bring a friendly, caring service that aims to offer nothing less than the highest standards of care. Our ethos is to make our clients feel safe and cared for, with 100% dedication, commitment, and professionalism from our staff.

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