Monthly Archives: October 2014

Alberta Health Link

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Health Link (403-943-5465 Calgary or 1-866-408-5465 toll free) is an Alberta Health Services (AHS) affiliated telephone service that is known for “helping people avoid trips to the emergency room.” They primarily offer symptom-based advice, but can also be a very … MORE

Acting as your spouse’s caregiver: relationship complexities

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A spouse’s diagnosis of life-limiting illness is a roller coaster in itself. Without conscious decision, you find yourself coming into the role of caregiver: taking notes at doctors appointments, picking up medication and ensuring that it has been dispensed properly, … MORE

So I think I’m interested in palliative home care – who will provide the medical equipment and supplies needed in my home?

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Hello Calgary! I have my fingers crossed that warm weather is just around the corner. I hope you are all staying healthy and warm on this rainy day. After the last blog on the AHS palliative home care program, we … MORE

Death Cafe

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Death Café: Where strangers eat cake, drink tea, and talk about death. Hi Calgary, I hope you’ve had some time to enjoy the warm turn of weather! Today we’re talking about Death Cafés – a fascinating new phenomenon popping up … MORE