Health

Lindsay’s opioid challenge: Coordinated effort working to help those affected

Lindsay’s opioid challenge: Coordinated effort working to help those affected

Ask anyone involved in front-line health care in Lindsay, and they will tell you the same thing: opioid overdoses in… Continue reading “Lindsay’s opioid challenge: Coordinated effort working to help those affected”

Hospice core training: A volunteer opportunity

Caring and compassion have always been trademark qualities of the many people who volunteer with the Community Care Health and… Continue reading “Hospice core training: A volunteer opportunity”

Visitor restrictions expanded at Ross Memorial in wake of outbreak

The Ross Memorial Hospital has expanded visitor restrictions to include the first floor of the Continuing Care Program after several… Continue reading “Visitor restrictions expanded at Ross Memorial in wake of outbreak”

The flu shot: Let's work together in herd-like fashion

The flu shot: Let’s work together in herd-like fashion

I get the flu shot every year. Without fail. I’m loyal to it, the way I’m loyal administering only mayonnaise… Continue reading “The flu shot: Let’s work together in herd-like fashion”

Lindsay woman finds her mental health improving with basic income

A Lindsay woman who has been receiving a basic income for the past three months says her life has taken… Continue reading “Lindsay woman finds her mental health improving with basic income”

Canadian Armed Forces takes mental health approach we could all use

To become an elite level athlete it’s a conventional belief that you need to train. Professional athletes, for instance, dedicate… Continue reading “Canadian Armed Forces takes mental health approach we could all use”

Like air traffic control: Accommodating patients’ needs when bed space is limited

Like air traffic control: Meeting patients’ needs when bed space is limited

Every morning at the Ross Memorial Hospital, representatives from each patient care area gather for a ‘bed meeting.’ The best… Continue reading “Like air traffic control: Meeting patients’ needs when bed space is limited”