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    Dear Kababayans, I hope your February has been a great month! Now that we  are in the month of March and that days are getting longer along with the time change, I hope you guys take the time to enjoy the season! Warmer temperatures are right ahead and we are all thankful for it! Last month David [...]

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Goals of Care Designations Conversations Matter: Planning for your future healthcare

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What is a Goals of Care Designation Order (GCD)?
• A medical order that describes the general focus of your care.
• Helps the healthcare team match your unique values and preferences to care that is most appropriate for you and your healthcare condition.
• Written by a doctor or nurse practitioner.
• Ideally created after conversation between you [...]


2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (2019-nCov) SITUATION

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ADVISORY
2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (2019-nCov) SITUATION
IN ALBERTA AND SASKATCHEWAN
Filipino nationals in the Provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan in Canada may get updates about the situation on novel coronavirus from these sites:

https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx

https://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/health-care-administration-and-provider-resources/treatment-procedures-and-guidelines/emerging-public-health-issues/2019-novel-coronavirus

Those who have questions or concerns about their health are advised to contact their primary health provider.  In Alberta, they can also call Health Link 811.
To avoid [...]


Conversations Matter: Planning for your future healthcare

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Advance Care Planning
Supporting Albertans in advance care planning.
In Alberta advance care planning includes:
• Having a personal directive
• Having a Goals of Care Designation order, when medically appropriate
• Using a Green Sleeve to hold and transport advance care planning documents
What is Advance Care Planning?
Advance care planning is a way to help you plan and document your [...]


Top 10 Fashion Trends To Add To Your Wardrobe In 2020

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As we enter the new year, the first order of business is to get rid of all the dated trends that were overexploited in 2019. Let’s just say, nobody wants to see another pair of tiny glasses for a couple of seasons, and a break from sequin is good for humanity.
Kick start 2020 with newer [...]


Starting Solid Foods: Around 6 Months

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Starting solid foods is an exciting time for your baby and you!
Most babies are ready to eat solid foods when they’re around 6 months of age. Baby should show these signs that he’s ready for solid foods:

sits up with little help
has good head and neck [...]


Make Christmas Shopping Easier

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Christmas can be a stressful and hectic time, especially when it comes to shopping. It can be difficult to find the time to shop for the perfect gift for everyone on your list – not to mention fit the cost of gifts into your budget.
If you’re stressed about finding the money and time to get [...]


Feeding Guide: Starting Solid Foods

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Most babies are ready to eat solid foods when they’re around 6 months of age. Continue to breastfeed when you start offering solid foods.
Iron and your baby’s diet
By 6 months, baby needs iron from solid foods.
Baby’s first solid foods should be iron-rich like baby cereal with iron, meat and meat alternatives.
Offer baby an iron-rich food [...]


Your Guide to Strong Bones

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Osteoporosis is a disease that makes bones break easily with a minor event such as lifting, twisting, tripping, slipping, stumbling or falling. Most osteoporotic fractures occur in the hip, spine, shoulder or wrist.
Broken bones can be painful. Even after they heal you may not be strong. A broken hip is especially serious for older people, [...]


Iron and Your Health

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Your body needs iron to help carry the oxygen in your blood through your body. Without enough iron, you will tire more easily and be less able to fight off infections. Infants and children also need iron for normal brain development.
You need more iron during childhood, adolescence, and pregnancy. Vegetarians, athletes, and [...]


Postpartum Depression and blues

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Postpartum depression/anxiety

Affects 10 to 24 percent of women
Usually starts 1 to 3 months after birth but can appear any time up to 1 year after giving birth
May start after any birth
Affects the whole family

Although all families go through an adjustment after a new baby arrives, the amount of time is different [...]


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