• Ever Get Stuck?

    Ever Get Stuck?

    It seems to me that it is particularly easy for health professionals to overlook their own mental fitness as they care for others. Read More

  • Editor's choice

    Editor's choice

    Our Caregiver Solutions Editor selects a few books and websites for our readers looking for caregiving help or ideas. Read More

  • Editor's choice

    Editor's choice

    Our Caregiver Solutions Editor selects a few books and websites for our readers looking for caregiving help or ideas. Read More

  • Expert Advice

    Expert Advice

    Healthcare professionals answer questions about caregiving, long-term care and seniors’ health. Read More

  • Smoking: It’s Never Too Late to Stop 

    Smoking: It’s Never Too Late to Stop 

    I was recently sitting in an outdoor café overseas, under the bright sun with a fresh wind blowing in from the nearby sea... Read More

  • Expert Advice

    Expert Advice

    Healthcare professionals answer questions about caregiving, long-term care and seniors’ health. Read More

  • The Walk of Life

    The Walk of Life

    We are finding our way, slowly, surely, through tears and laughter, as we get used to ever-changing conditions, thinking through each step along the way, finding our new stride. Read More

  • Expert Advice

    Expert Advice

    Healthcare professionals answer questions about caregiving, long-term care and seniors’ health. Read More

  • Editor’s Choice

    Editor’s Choice

    Our Caregiver Solutions Editor selects a few books and websites for our readers looking for caregiving help or ideas. Read More

  • Your Feedback

    Your Feedback

    Share your experiences or comment on our articles. Send stories, notes, comments and pictures to Caregiver Solutions. Read More

  • The Scoop

    The Scoop

    A selection of tips, wise advice and helpful updates for caregiving. Read More

  • Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 5-7

    Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 5-7

    In this article we look at housekeeping, hoarding, missed medical and transportation. Read More

  • The Scoop

    The Scoop

    A selection of tips, wise advice and helpful updates for caregiving. Read More

  • Expert Advice

    Expert Advice

    Healthcare professionals answer questions about caregiving, long-term care and seniors’ health. Read More

  • Your Feedback

    Your Feedback

    Share your experiences or comment on our articles. Send stories, notes, comments and pictures to Caregiver Solutions. Read More

  • Family Caregiving in Canada

    Family Caregiving in Canada

    More than 8 million Canadians are informal (unpaid) caregivers for a family member or friend with a long-term health condition, disability or aging needs. Read More

  • Your Feedback

    Your Feedback

    Share your experiences or comment on our articles. Send stories, notes, comments and pictures to Caregiver Solutions. Read More

  • Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 1-7

    Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 1-7

    Did you know that living alone is not risk-free? We will be taking a look at some of the major risks and solutions of living alone for care recipients over the coming weeks. Read More

  • Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 3-7

    Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 3-7

    The previous article looked at home safety issues both inside and outside your home and the best ways to resolve them. In this instalment, we specifically look at ways to stay safe in your bathroom. Read More

  • Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 6-7

    Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 6-7

    As a care recipient, there can be some risks involved in living alone. Here are some practical problems and solutions to help you feel safer and more comfortable in your home. Read More

  • Lyme disease: How to Beat the Tick

    Lyme disease: How to Beat the Tick

    Lyme disease is a peculiar illness that can lead to multisystem infection. If you are travelling to rural areas of Canada this summer where ticks may live, make sure you take the necessary precautions to avoid insect bites. Read More

  • The Scoop

    The Scoop

    A selection of tips, wise advice and helpful updates for caregiving. Read More

  • Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 4-7

    Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 4-7

    The previous post looked at bathroom safety and in this article we will explore ways to ease anxiety, how to deal with emergency situations and managing your diet so you can feel prepared for every eventuality. Read More

  • Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 2-7

    Top Risks of Living Alone...Part 2-7

    Living alone has its risks, but there are also practical solutions to help you counter any fears or anxieties when things don’t go as planned. Read More

  • Expert Advice

    Expert Advice

    Healthcare professionals answer questions about caregiving, long-term care and seniors’ health. Read More

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