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CoVID-19 Upgraded to Pandemic Stage: What This Means for Home Care | Ace Personnel

Last month, our home care agency in Vancouver wrote to you with information about the CoVID-19 virus. Although the threat remains low in Canada, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the virus a pandemic.  Older adults and people with underlying health conditions, such as diabetes, lung disease, or heart disease, are however at larger risk of severe...

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The Most Common In-Home Injuries for Seniors and How to Avoid them | Caregiver Vancouver

As we age, we work hard to keep our independence. Maintaining independence is not always easy. Bodies become frail and weakened from years of use. Our minds are packed with a lifetime of experiences and information, which causes our cognitive abilities to slow down. Illnesses and injury, whether temporary or chronic, seem to...

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Important Information on Novel Coronavirus & the Elderly | Ace Personnel Vancouver

On the news, you may have heard of the coronavirus (2019-nCoV infection).  The virus, which was named for the spikes on its surface that resemble a crown,  originated in China in a catlike animal known as civet before being contracted by humans.   To date, there have been over 10,000 human confirmed cases of coronavirus in over 29 countries. ...

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