Category Archives: Compassion in Health Care and Poverty Solutions

Dear Elderly…On Behalf Of Society I Apologize

I feel the need to apologize on behalf of society to our elderly and vulnerable. We have let you down. This is obvious to me with cases like that of RPN  Susan Muzylowsky who admitted to abusing 19 different residents … Continue reading

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Poverty….Not Our Problem…Or Is It?

Some answers to why poverty is our problem: Canadians waste over $31 million in food a year. This is at the same time household food insecurity, inadequate or insecure access to food because of financial constraints, is a significant social … Continue reading

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Connecting With The Heart When Dementia Has The Mind

Anyone who is a caregiver of a person with dementia has been faced with challenging behaviours that may occur. Often a major contributing factor to this is lack of stimulation leading to boredom. There can be many benefits to engaging … Continue reading

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CAS Leadership Lost Their Way….Maybe I Have Too…

Yesterday I read two recent articles in the London Free Press about the Children’s Aid Society. Many important, helpful programs such as a Parenting Skills program, Teen Transitioning to Independence program, Family visits, Life Skills programs are all being cut. … Continue reading

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Prescription For Basic Needs…Compassion First And Always.

I think we should change our approach to Health Care. Doctors who are paid for each test they run, each visit they have…keep it to one problem per visit….wait in the waiting room for an hour but you can only … Continue reading

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London Health Sciences Centre Says It Needs Help…Here’s A Thought…

Concentrate on the patients needs rather than the hospitals needs….maybe the 7 pages of hospital board members that make between $100 000 and $580 000 a year could donate a bit of their salary or not spend so much money … Continue reading

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A New Era….But Does It Help Solve The Problem.

  Last night my daughter and I attended the open house for the new Regional Mental Health Centre in London. It is a beautiful facility with relaxation rooms, private patient rooms, life skills kitchens and many other features the old … Continue reading

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