Caring for Someone with Prostate Cancer – Learning the Signs of Progression

(BPT) – “When dealing with my husband Glenn’s cancer, I have learned a few things,” said Penni D., a caregiver, and wife of a patient living with advanced prostate cancer. “I enjoy the good days together even more and don’t waste time worrying about the future – we take each day as it comes.” Like […]

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The rising burden of Alzheimer’s disease on health costs, caregiver health and 65+ population

(BPT) – Kristen Beatty’s 78-year-old father, Ray, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s about 10 years ago. Since then, he has developed a sense of paranoia, insomnia and the delusion that people are stealing from him. Though Beatty and her brother constantly reassure their father to allay his fears, the daily struggle can take its toll. Beatty’s […]

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Are you a new business owner? It’s tax time – here’s what you need to know!

When you run a business in Ontario, even a small business from your home, you must include all business income and expenses when filing your personal tax return. This includes part-time and self-generated income from renting space in your home, selling homemade goods, or providing services like home renovation and repairs, lawn care, driving or […]

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Could These Foods Reduce Signs of Aging?

There are many healthy foods that enhance immune function, reducing your risk of chronic disease, but what about foods that target the aging process? Well, when it comes to anti-aging properties and nutrition, researchers may have uncovered just that —  a natural compound that offers real anti-aging effects. Study Finds — Natural Anti-Aging Compound As […]

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Baby Boomers Will Have Greater Health Issues Than Previous Generations

When it comes to the health of senior citizens, it appears that the next generation will not only be sicker, but also costlier in comparison to previous generations. Based off of a 2016 report, released by the United Health Foundation, this data is a call to action for both individuals and their communities. Although this […]

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