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How mental illness affects Canadian youth

Everyone will be touched by a mental health issue—whether with themselves, in their families or in the workplace. Scott Aylwin, Senior ...

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New approach to care is helping save lives

When Banff Mineral Springs Clinical Lead Lori Thorburn introduced her colleagues to Path to Home, a new way for nurses on ...

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What is Huntington disease?

Huntington disease (HD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease. In other words, it causes parts of the brain to die. As the ...

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Dominic Dayag, James Stubbs and Aemilia Gutterrez enjoy the sunshine during a visit to the EGCCC’s rooftop garden.

Care team gets to the heart of Huntington disease

“Our residents do not live in our workspace. We work in their home.” With these words written on the Edmonton General ...

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(From left) Kylie, Andrea, Scott, Danielle, Jason, Ruth, Brady and John, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2012.

Alzheimer's Journey

“Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive disease of the mind,” says Misty Zisin, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner at the Grey Nuns Hospital. ...

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