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Hugh Scher

Case a ‘concerning’ example of end-of-life care issues

A recent case involving an appeal board ruling against doctors who imposed a do-not-resuscitate order on an elderly patient against his family’s wishes is yet another example of the importance of effective communications and respect for patient wishes amongst doctors and families when it comes to end-of-life care, says Toronto lawyer Hugh Scher.

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Don’t Retire Dental Care in Retirement

Dental care that comes to you!

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Woman with Alzheimer’s wanders onto Hwy. 400, dies in hit-and-run

Chandrowtie Basdeo struggled with Alzheimer’s disease and had wondered away from home before.

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Changing Family Caregiver Dynamics Ramp Up the Importance of Long-Term Care Planning

Most people rely upon family members to provide long-term care.

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daughter with senior mother

1 in 3 Alzheimer’s cases are preventable

Read this article to learn about the major risk factors.

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The Roller Coaster Life Of A Caregiver

We can’t control the path my father’s disease takes, nor is getting off this roller coaster an option.

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Can meditation help prevent the effects of ageing?

One Nobel Prize-winner is finding the scientific in the spiritual

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Being the caregiver of someone who is depressed.

Over time, caring for a depressed loved one can impact your own health and wellness.

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Jody Hales

Be prepared to save a life

70% of cardiac arrests occur at home. Are you prepared?

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A Caregiver’s Easter Story

Creating memories when a loved one is fading away.

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