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World Bipolar Day 2015

Today lets not pass judgment. Let’s not compare scars. Let’s educate ourselves and others. Let’s promote advocacy and put an end to stigma. We are not defined by our illness. 12 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Stream Team Adventures! A Beast of a Cleanup! The 7th Annual Confluence Trash Bash 3/21/2015

It is about 8 am on a warming Saturday morning. The sun has just recently risen, and is shining through the framework of the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge… 1,418 more words

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Diagnosis

by Ann Hedreen

Imagine: your doctor knows you have cancer, but chooses not to tell you or your family. Unthinkable, isn’t it? And yet consider this: fewer than half of all seniors diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or their caregivers are… 674 more words

Alzheimer's

My speech to the College of New Caledonia Board of Governors, March 27

On March 27, the communities served by the College of New Caledonia were invited to a 3.5 hour public forum in which speakers could sign up to express their concerns regarding the college’s recently proposed cuts to various programs: our dental programs, our clinical counsellors in Student Services, our FASD Advanced Diploma (social work), our daycare. 1,506 more words

Advocacy

Something That Precious

I dreamt of you last night. It was so nice to see your beautiful face. You were laughing, tan, skin luminescent, summer blond silky hair straightened blowing in the breeze. 1,202 more words

Family

Know Hope

At any given moment, our lives can be forever altered.   1,891 more words
Life

Docs, we owe you!

by Andrea Powell, HPCCR Marketing Manager

I’m going to keep this short and sweet today, folks. Today is all about doctors. It’s their day, after all. 233 more words

Hospice