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    Oh, my aching joints

    Some days it seems like every joint in our body aches – our backs, our hips, our knees, our wrists. We feel stiff and sore. It’s difficult and sometimes impossible to do the things we [...]
  • Erickson Velasco is a Rapid Response Nurse
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    Spotlight on a Rapid Response Nurse

    Erickson Velasco is a Rapid Response Nurse working for Toronto Central CCAC. What I do: I go to see people in their homes if they have just been discharged from hospital and are considered at [...]
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    Challenges, rewards and revelations

    Becoming a parent for the first time is a challenging experience, even in the best of scenarios. But for Fiona, motherhood was stacked with seemingly insurmountable odds.  “I dropped out of high school at 16, [...]
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    Caregiver Support

    Living the less sweet life

    Sugar might be part of what makes life sweet, but there is nothing sweet about the toll that too much can take on our health and wellness. While it’s true that some foods like fruit [...]
  • Oh, my aching joints

    August 13, 2016 0
    Some days it seems like every joint in our body aches – our backs, our hips, our knees, our wrists. We feel stiff and sore. It’s difficult and sometimes impossible to do the things we [...]
  • Challenges, rewards and revelations

    August 9, 2016 0
    Becoming a parent for the first time is a challenging experience, even in the best of scenarios. But for Fiona, motherhood was stacked with seemingly insurmountable odds.  “I dropped out of high school at 16, [...]