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  • Dementia Solutions: Needing some alone time
    How Do I Stop My Husband, Who Has Dementia, From Following Me Around the House All The Time? Whether I’m washing dishes in the kitchen, going to the bedroom to put away my clothes, or simply walking over to turn on the TV, my husband follows me everywhere I go. I know the constant tagging... Read More The post Dementia Solutions: Needing some alone time appeared first on .
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  • Preventing Heat-related Illnesses
    What seniors and caregivers need to know to stay safe this summer Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat-related illnesses can affect anyone, but did you know that certain people, including seniors, are particularly vulnerable? As the weather warms up, it’s a good time to refresh your knowledge about the signs of heat stroke and... Read More The post Preventing Heat-related Illnesses appear...
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  • How Seniors Can Celebrate Canada 150
    “The 150th anniversary of Confederation is a truly special occasion for Canadians to connect with our past, celebrate our achievements and build future legacies. It is an opportunity to reflect on and deepen our sense of what it means to be Canadian, as well as to inspire a new era of optimism and pride across... Read More The post How Seniors Can Celebrate Canada 150 appeared first on .
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  • Summertime Nutrition for Seniors
    As we age, proper nutrition and maintaining a balanced diet become more and more important. According to Statistics Canada, 34% of Canadians aged 65 years and older are at risk for poor nutrition, and with summer fun, smart eating can go by the wayside. Here are some easy tips to help you maintain good eating... Read More The post Summertime Nutrition for Seniors appeared first on .
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  • Bayshore HealthCare launches pilot program in Thunder Bay for virtual physician visits
    MISSISSAUGA, ON (1 June 2017) – Bayshore HealthCare is starting a new era in patient care to enable virtual visits by specialist physicians, saving time, travel and increased expense, particularly for people in smaller centres and remote areas. The project was launched in Thunder Bay, Ontario today. The technology allows patients to be connected virtually... Read More The post Bayshore HealthCar...
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  • Bayshore HealthCare purchases Victoria-based Alpha Home Health Care
    VICTORIA, BC (1 June 2017) – Bayshore HealthCare announced today that it has acquired Alpha Home Health Care which has been based in Victoria for more than 40 years. The sale was prompted by the retirement of Alpha’s president and second-generation owner, Don Swindell. “When it came time to consider retirement, I researched home health... Read More The post Bayshore HealthCare purchases Victoria...
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  • Sleep & Aging – Getting the best sleep possible
    In 2016, Canada was ranked the third most sleep deprived country out of a survey of 13 nations. As we age the quality and duration of sleep we need changes, and addressing sleep issues is crucial to staying healthy and happy while aging. Getting the optimal amount of sleep can help you stay sharp and... Read More The post Sleep & Aging – Getting the best sleep possible appeared first on .
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  • Dementia Solutions: Personal Care & Respecting Privacy
    How can I help my mom with personal care while respecting her privacy? “My mom has dementia and I’ve been trying to help her with her personal care routines so that she maintains proper hygiene. However, it can be difficult at times to ensure good hygiene while also respecting her privacy and modesty. How can... Read More The post Dementia Solutions: Personal Care & Respecting Privacy appeared f...
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  • Modern Technology that can Improve Your Life at Home
    There are lots of benefits to enhancing your life at home with technology. Seniors who have learned how to use technology experience decreased feelings of loneliness and a slower decrease of cognitive abilities (source: http://www.marekvandewatering.com/texts/HCI_Essay_Marek_van_de_Watering.pdf). However, it’s understandable if you feel reluctant to try out new gadgets, as technology is constantly...
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  • Travelling tips for Seniors
    As the weather warms up, you may be considering a trip to see your loved ones. Whether you are travelling close by, across the country or overseas, it is important to plan ahead to ensure your safety and comfort while you are away. Here are some tips for planning your trip, be it by plane,... Read More The post Travelling tips for Seniors appeared first on .
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  • Importance of companionship in aging
    Aging in place offers the unique benefits of independence, comfort and quality of life. However, your loved one’s desire to maintain their independence and living at home might mean that they will not speak up when they are feeling lonely or isolated. When choosing to age at home, companionship and social interaction are crucial to... Read More The post Importance of companionship in aging appea...
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  • Ask the Expert: Wound Care
    Q & A with Wound Care Nurse Niki Grady Healing from wounds after accidents, bed sores, chronic ulcers and other conditions require effective wound care management. Some of these conditions like chronic ulcers are more common in the elderly due to prolonged periods of sitting and in bed. Proper wound care management to treat and... Read More The post Ask the Expert: Wound Care appeared first on .
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  • Understanding Cancer
    April is Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Month. This month is about raising awareness and showing support for people living with cancer and their loved ones. Here is some information to better understand cancer. What is cancer? Cancer is a group of diseases that cause cells in our bodies to grow abnormally. All cells carry instructions... Read More The post Understanding Cancer appeared first...
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  • Eating well as you age
    Eating well can be challenging as one ages. If you are a caregiver to a senior loved one and have noticed stale foods around their house, a change in their weight, and poor eating habits, their nutrition could be at risk. It is important to understand why eating habits are impacted as one gets older.... Read More The post Eating well as you age appeared first on .
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  • Dementia Solutions: Accepting the Reality
    How Do I Help My Friend Accept the Reality of His Wife’s Dementia?  “A friend of mine has a wife who has had dementia for a few years. I’m concerned because of his posts on Facebook that he’s not coming to terms with the reality that her condition is not going to get better and... Read More The post Dementia Solutions: Accepting the Reality appeared first on .
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  • Bayshore HealthCare – Canada’s Best Managed Companies
    Bayshore HealthCare named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies  for 11th straight year MISSISSAUGA, ON (March 9, 2017) –For the eleventh year in a row, Bayshore HealthCare has earned inclusion on Deloitte’s list of the Best Managed Companies in Canada. Bayshore also received the highest designation, Platinum status, for the fifth consecutive year. The Best... Read More The post Bayshore Health...
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  • Benefits of Aging at Home
    The UN reports that the proportion of persons aged 60 and over is expected to double between 2007 and 2050, and their actual number will more than triple, reaching 2 billion by 2050. While this is a staggering number, government, businesses, and communities are anticipating this growth and in response are providing more options and... Read More The post Benefits of Aging at Home appeared first o...
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  • Dementia Solutions: Staying engaged and enjoying life
    Staying Engaged – How Do I Get Mom or Dad to Engage With Others and Enjoy Life Again? Watching a loved one with dementia become withdrawn and unhappy can be very difficult to deal with. Though you as their caregiver or family member may feel understandably helpless and frustrated, know that there are strategies that... Read More The post Dementia Solutions: Staying engaged and enjoying life appe...
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  • Diabetes Awareness Month-November
    November is Diabetes Awareness Month. This month, we want to highlight the types of diabetes and its associated complications. There are two main types of diabetes: type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. Approximately 90 percent of people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes. TYPE 1 DIABETES occurs when no, or very little, insulin is... Read More The post Diabetes Awareness Month-November appeared...
  • Occupational Therapy: An Inside Look
    October is Occupational Therapy month in Canada. This month we want to shed light on the benefits of what therapy and rehabilitation can do for you. Meet Katie Schinkel, OT (Occupational Therapist) and Bayshore’s Director of Therapy and Rehab. Katie has been with Bayshore for five years, and has an inspirational story to tell about... Read More The post Occupational Therapy: An Inside Look app...
  • Bayshore Caregivers Week 2016
    This week is Caregivers week at Bayshore HealthCare. Every October for the past 10 years, Bayshore has celebrated the hard work of more than 6,000 personal support workers, health care aides, home support workers, companions and homemakers. It is our privilege to provide such a compassionate and dedicated group of individuals to service our clients... Read More The post Bayshore Caregivers Week...
  • Make this Thanksgiving memorable
    As the autumn leaves fall upon us, fresh fall air and the changing of colours signifies the start of a long-standing tradition that comes with this season: Thanksgiving. While you’re craving stuffed turkey, gravy and mashed sweet potatoes (don’t forget the cranberry sauce), remember to give thanks to your family and loved ones as you... Read More The post Make this Thanksgiving memorable appe...
  • Heart Month: Keeping your heart healthy
    February is Heart Month, an opportunity to raise awareness about the role the heart plays in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. An estimated 70,000 Canadians suffer from heart attacks each year, with 16,000 Canadians dying as a result. It is important to learn to recognize the signs of a heart attack so you can react quickly... Read More The post Heart Month: Keeping your heart healthy appeared fi...
  • Dementia Solutions: Beating the winter blues
    Winter Blues: How Do I Help my Mom or Dad, who have Dementia, Stay Active & Engaged During the Winter Season? Like all seasons, winter has its fun side and not-so-fun side. It’s the season of holiday festivities and beautiful snow-covered landscapes. But if it’s too cold outside, we’d rather stay home, and that means... Read More The post Dementia Solutions: Beating the winter blues appeared fir...
  • Bayshore Caregivers receive Dementia Training
    More than 400 home caregivers receive dementia training from Bayshore HealthCare MISSISSAUGA, ON (17 January 2017) – Recognizing that January is Alzheimer Awareness Month, Bayshore HealthCare announces that it has become the first home care company in Canada to train more than 400 of its caregivers and managers to specifically work with dementia patients. Beginning... Read More The post Bayshore...
  • January: Mental Health and Aging
    Mental health and the aging Canadian population Many Canadians are unaware of the strong connection between aging and mental health. The aging process sparks both physical and mental changes. For example, when people get older, their mobility may slow down or their sight may diminish – these physical changes can directly affect the mental health... Read More The post January: Mental Health and A...
  • Breakthrough in home health care from Bayshore HealthCare
    MISSISSAUGA, ON (Tuesday December 6, 2016) – Bayshore HealthCare is leading a new era of home care with advanced technology that can limit hospital visits, reduce treatment times and improve the patient experience. In the first application of the new technology, Bayshore is treating a patient in Thunder Bay, Ontario through the detailed medical assessment... Read More The post Breakthrough in ho...
  • Winter Safety Tips for Seniors
    It’s that time of the year again when families and friends get together to spend quality time and create new memories. Winter is especially difficult for seniors making them more vulnerable to the risks posed by plunging temperatures, snow, slippery roads and sometimes even loneliness. We understand this and have put together tips and preventative... Read More The post Winter Safety Tips for Sen...
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  • Autumn Activities & Tips for Seniors
    Autumn is the perfect season to enjoy with loved ones. The crisp air, beautiful fall colours and thanksgiving all bring family and friends together. Are you a caregiver for your aging parents or loved ones? While the day-to-day care is crucial in keeping your elderly loved ones safe and healthy, companionship is what keeps the... Read More The post Autumn Activities & Tips for Seniors appeared ...
  • Treating and Preventing Arthritis
    Although there is currently no cure for arthritis, there are some steps you can take to help prevent the disease. Limiting stress on your joints by keeping your weight under control is a good starting point. Recent studies have shown that a weight gain of only 10 to 20 extra pounds in early adulthood increases... Read More The post Treating and Preventing Arthritis appeared first on .
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  • Understanding Arthritis and its Symptoms
    The first step to living with arthritis is to understand exactly what it is. Arthritis comes in many forms – one of the most common being osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease – which causes pain, stiffness and swelling around one or more joints in the body. Osteoarthritis usually lasts longer than two weeks and can... Read More The post Understanding Arthritis and its Symptom...
  • Understanding Ovarian Cancer
    Ovarian cancer affects the ovaries, which are part of the female reproductive system. The ovaries are located on either side of the uterus. They produce and release eggs (ova), as well as the female hormones estrogen and progesterone. Throughout our bodies, cells grow and divide to replace old and damaged ones. If a cell’s genetic... Read More The post Understanding Ovarian Cancer appeared firs...

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