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Senior Care Dictionary- care options

As our parents age, you may find that they require constant care and attention round the clock. This might be due to many factors such as illness or being aged. You may come to the realization that you may need to involve someone else to assistance you take care of your precious one. Sometimes you […]

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Sуmрtоmѕ оf Alzhеimеr’ѕ diѕеаѕе

  Alzhеimеr’ѕ diѕеаѕе iѕ a grоuр disorders involving the раrtѕ оf thе brain thаt control thоught, memory, аnd lаnguаgе. Alzheimer’s diѕеаѕе iѕ bесоming tragically соmmоn. It iѕ estimated thаt thеrе аrе currently 18 milliоn реорlе wоrldwidе with Alzhеimеr’ѕ diѕеаѕе. Dementia iѕ a diѕеаѕе оf thе nеrvоuѕ system сhаrасtеrizеd bу lоѕѕ оf сеrtаin mental аbilitiеѕ. Thiѕ […]

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What Is Palliative Care & Benefits Of Getting The Care From Your Own Home

Palliative care is the providing of specialized care, for patients who are suffering from the onset of serious illnesses. The primary objective is to deliver some form of relief from a variety of painful symptoms and to reduce overall stress levels. By enlisting palliative care professionals, families are able to enjoy an improved quality of […]

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Why Home Care Services Are Better Than Retirement Homes

In a society where financial problems seem to affect every family home health care is beginning to make a comeback into the homes of America. However what are the benefits to home care verses a Skilled Nursing Facility or a Retirement Home? Knowing the benefits both financially and in the quality of care are important […]

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Plaza Pointe Claire Hosted Community Awareness Day

                Retire-At-Home West Island participated in a Community Awareness Day, September 22, at Plaza Pointe Claire. The event attended by families offered a lot of information, free giveaways and prizes. A range of exhibitors included the Pointe Claire Seniors Center, The West Island Community Resource Centre, the Community Police […]

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The Social Network of Caregiving

Many of us can say that spending time with a friend is an enjoyment. But is socializing just a pleasant way to pass a few hours? Research shows that social interaction plays a vital health role throughout the course of our lives, no matter what a person’s age or circumstance. Gerontologists tell us that maintaining […]

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