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Living life in the moment
A young patient’s journey with ALS
October 23, 2017
The forgotten side of flu
Walking into Youville Home on a bright sunny fall day, you are greeted by the sight of residents sitting in the ...
October 16, 2017
Residents overcome depression, social isolation thanks to gym
The average long-term care resident spends up to 65 per cent of the day alone in their room. Often, less movement ...
October 11, 2017
Helping those with respiratory disease breathe easy
For decades, respiratory disease has ranked as one of the top five leading causes of death for Canadians. In the mid-'80s, ...
October 9, 2017
Four-legged care team
Pet therapy has proven health benefits and can help patients and residents cope with a variety of physical and mental health challenges.
October 2, 2017
Emergency rooms help create safety net for human trafficking victims
One of the biggest myths about human trafficking—whether it be sex, labour or organ trafficking—is that it’s only a problem in ...
September 28, 2017
Respecting wishes leads to a peaceful end
How one patient’s voice is heard and her care plan is followed through
September 26, 2017
St. Joseph's Home brings a community together
Living with others helps fight isolation and loneliness
September 25, 2017
Crocheted comfort in the NICU
Premature babies in intensive care are comforted by stuffed octopuses
September 18, 2017
Signs of change in palliative care
Bill C-277 is headed for second reading by the Senate this fall
September 11, 2017