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ARHA Palliative Care Services

When we hear the term “palliative care,” we usually think of someone facing the end of their life’s journey. While this is true, the Assiniboine Regional Health Authority (ARHA) Palliative Care Services are also for people dealing with a life-altering illness, one not necessarily ending in death, but certainly a condition that affects quality of

Report Looks At Long-Distance Care Giving

More Canadians drive farther to care for aging relatives, says a new report documenting more missed work days and increased expenses of those thrust into role of caring for an elderly person living more than an hour’s drive away. Using data from the 2007 General Social Survey, the study found about 1.65 million people over