With limited home-care services available and no room at the long-term-care facility, many end up, by default, in hospital.
Category: Health & Illness
Canada’s doctors are pleading with the federal government to put specific guidelines in its medically assisted dying law regarding patients who want to end their lives because of psychological suffering.
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More than anything, the grief or loss I feel is in the form of loneliness.
Reiki and other touch and energy therapies significantly aid dementia patients and their caregivers in several areas.
I believe that caregivers need the health care system to be responsive.
The issues surrounding dementia and alcohol are becoming more prevalent as our society ages.
Research shows that weight loss occurs frequently in the early stage of dementia and becomes more pronounced as the illness progresses.
Will this new pilot eventually offer more choices to patients as they heal or age at home?
There is a new Alzheimer’s health club and dementia care in York Region, Ontario.