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Tips For Caregivers: Hallucination Among Alzheimer’s/Dementia Patients

There is an abundance of literature on how to help Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia patients but what about how to help those who take care of them?  How

Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: How Literature Can Help Us Learn and Cope with a Loved One’s...

Novelist Stefan Merrill Block once wrote in an article for The New Yorker about the literature of Alzheimer’s that “the full, internal experience of Alzheimer’s is an account that fiction alone

Ways to work with your siblings to care for an aging parent

Working alongside siblings and other family members to provide adequate care for your aging parent can be a challenge at the best of times. Siblings are often given to conflict

Difficult dementia behaviours and how to deal with them

Among the many difficulties of being a caregiver or relative to someone living with Alzheimer’s or dementia are the behavioural changes that patients begin to exhibit as their disease progresses.

EI Benefit Changes

On December 3rd, 2017, changes to the employment insurance (EI) will be in effect. “Parents planning to take parental leave and caregivers looking after family members will have access to

EI Benefit Changes

On December 3rd, 2017, changes to the employment insurance (EI) will be in effect. “Parents planning to take parental leave and caregivers looking after family members will have access to

EI Benefit Changes

On December 3rd, 2017, changes to the employment insurance (EI) will be in effect. “Parents planning to take parental leave and caregivers looking after family members will have access to

Five tips for first time caregivers

Having to care for a family member or friend in the wake of an accident or illness is a difficult time in the lives of both people. Luckily, there are

Tips for Long-Distance Senior Caregiving

Caring for aging parents can be a difficult time in a person’s life, especially when you live far away from them. While managing your senior parents’ care from a distance

Stroke in Young Adults: A Resource for Patients and Families

The Heart and Stroke Foundation’s publication Stroke in Young Adults is a comprehensive look at the unique ways in which young adults are affected by stroke. It is meant as

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