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Aging-in-Place Guide: How to Stay in Your Home in Later Life

For information, contact: Nancy Esson, Community Relations and Owner nesson@rightathomecanada.com 705-293-5500   The number of Canadians who first grew up with rock ‘n’ roll, astronauts and McDonald’s is off the charts. The late 1940s through early 1960s were marked by a boo...

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Five Things We Think Are "Just a Part of Growing Older"—But May Not Be

Some aches, pains and "senior moments" actually stem from treatable conditions.

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Managing High Blood Pressure With In-Home Care

Following the doctor's instructions helps keep blood pressure at a healthy level.

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Healthy Food Shopping for Elders

 For information, contact: Nancy Esson, Client Relations and Owner nesson@rightathomecanada.com 705-293-5500     Serving size. Calories. Trans fat. Understanding food nutrition labels can be challenging, and many consumers just figure why bother? But for older adults, simply ignori...

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When a Senior Loved One Has a Gambling Problem

Seniors enjoy bingo, racetrack betting—and especially, casino gambling.

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In-Home Care Supports Good Nutrition for People With Alzheimer's

In-home caregivers help clients with dementia continue to eat a healthy diet.

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Alzheimer's Patients Can't Make Decisions, So You Must Become Their Guide

It is very common for Alzheimer's (and dementia) patients to say No. There is a simple solution to this problem - become a guide, and if necessary, lend them with your brain. By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room One thing that really frustrates Alzheimer's caregivers is the tendency for ...

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Medications and Foods to Avoid if You Have Heart Disease

For information, contact: Nancy Esson, Community Relations and Owner nesson@rightathomecanada.com 705-293-5500       Cardiovascular disease or heart disease is the number one killer in Canada.  It is also the most costly disease in Canada, putting the greatest burden on our n...

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Favourite Inventions of Your Generation

We don't want to miss our soaps!

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When the Caregiving Dynamic is Complicated

Today, Americans are living longer than ever—yet they're not necessarily in good health during those "bonus years."

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