Etched on their faces, the shocking toll of care residents’ months in isolation

Harrowing photographs today lay bare the toll the pandemic has taken on care home residents – many of whom have spent almost a year in isolation.
These shocking before and after images illustrate how the elderly – torn apart from their loved ones by visiting bans – have suffered dramatic declines in their mental and physical health.
Last night charities and MPs said the ‘inhumane’ bans must never be allowed to happen again while campaigners said Britain will ‘look back with horror’ on the way it has treated those in care homes during the crisis.

Written by Eleanor Hayward Health Correspondent For The Daily Mail

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