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Iím a Caregiver

What are some tips I can follow to give the best care and stay safe? Connect with Care Recipients and their families Before committing to providing care, it is a good idea to connect with your Care Recipient and his/her family first. It builds rapport and you will get an idea of what you can …

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Weekly Reading Roundup

At Vidal Home Care, we love technology. Technology has transformed many industries since its adoption into our everyday lives. Some industries were early adopters, while others were slower to catch on. Undeniably, technology will continue to play an increasingly important part of our lives as we find new ways to leverage it to enhance and …

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Love for the elderly

For as long as I can remember, the philosophy of ďmaking the world a better placeĒ has been engrained in my lifestyle, trickling down from my wise grandparents to my parents to me! I love my family deeplyÖ weíre an inseparable circle of misfits and oddballs that love each other unconditionally, and I admire the …

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7 Tips to Keep Seniors Safe in Cold Weather

We all know Canadian winters can be brutally cold. Frostbites, hypothermia and†falls are among the numerous risks associated with cold temperatures.† Older seniors, particularly, are at†increased†risk due to their fragility, impaired vision, poor circulation and a host of other factors. They also suffer more severe consequences; for example, they are more likely to have bone …

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Caregiversí Onboarding

Caregiver Onboarding events are an opportunity for Vidal Home Care to welcome new Caregivers to the team. Caregivers learn about Vidalís policies and procedures, and how to navigate the Vidal Caregiver app to connect and communicate with Care Recipients. The Onboarding events also offer a chance for Caregivers to get acquainted with the Vidal team, …

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Weekly Reading Roundup

The study of memory loss and mental function in patients with Alzheimersí and dementia is an ongoing effort. Here are some of what a few universities are doing to help advance the body of knowledge with respect to the disease. A new study at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre hopes to …

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