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What do you do when the bath rim is as high as your forehead?

The Frenchman returns home from hospital in the car of Maman on a dreadful rain-lashed Monday morning.  I have been blessed with a croaky voice  which makes me sound terribly ill, whilst feeling perfectly well, so I ring in sick and enjoy the awful weather and the lazy day off type vibe.   589 more words

Your chronic condition's anniversary - Time to celebrate

So, it’s the anniversary. The day your life changed. Irrevocably. Forever with a big F. This was the day you first started feeling strange symptoms, or you took yourself to A&E or were rushed there, or you got a diagnosis, or you had a big operation. 1,729 more words

Long-term Conditions

Home care needs of many Canadians go unmet: Statistics Canada

OTTAWA – A new study by Statistics Canada has found the needs of many Canadians who require home care for long-term illnesses, aging or disabilities aren’t being fully met. 100 more words