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Early diagnosis better for dementia patients: study

SASKATOON – A study on dementia says improvements are needed in support for families, access to timely diagnoses and better tracking of the brain disease. 354 more words


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A short post (it’s late – and I work at 9) after our staff holiday party – grocery stores don’t party in the big push before the holidays. 453 more words



We’ve all heard tips on how to break bad habits, but we don’t often hear about forming good ones.
Here are 12 habits you may want to develop in the New Year. 728 more words



Walking my friend’s dog, Pandora, down at the Spit. Not bad for a winter day, huh? Lots of people out with their dogs in this nice weather. 153 more words


Poking the bear on hump day.

Hump day quotes:

I need an intervention.

My pastor cancelled church this week.  Mother of God, watch out for me tomorrow.

Hey, crazy cart lady! 197 more words


Too many pills: Tools to help elderly manage medications

It is not uncommon for elderly patients to come to the emergency room with a plastic bag (or two) full of pill bottles.  The jumble of vials, bottles, and boxes usually contains essential medications, but it frequently also contains medicines that are outdated, redundant, unnecessary, and even dangerous.  849 more words

Aging And The Elderly