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Intimacy in long term care

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Harbourview Lodge Staff. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1939
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Sexual Health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social wellbeing in relation to sexuality. Harbourview Lodge has adopted the Eden Philosophy of care, which strives to eliminate the three plagues of Loneliness, Boredom and Helplessness. Staff at Harbourview Lodge support Elders' decisions to engage in intimate relationships. We promote a respectful and non-judgmental environment. Benefits of healthy sexual expression are given. Contact information is also provided should you have fur…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Harbourview Lodge Staff
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Sexual Behavior
Aged
Homes for the aged
Subjects (LCSH)
Older people--Sexual behavior
Old age homes
Abstract
Sexual Health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social wellbeing in relation to sexuality. Harbourview Lodge has adopted the Eden Philosophy of care, which strives to eliminate the three plagues of Loneliness, Boredom and Helplessness. Staff at Harbourview Lodge support Elders' decisions to engage in intimate relationships. We promote a respectful and non-judgmental environment. Benefits of healthy sexual expression are given. Contact information is also provided should you have further questions.
Responsibility
Developed by: Cheryl Ackert RN & Jennifer McLaughlin LPN
Pamphlet Number
1939
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Acute hemodialysis

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Nephrology Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1151
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Dialysis is a life-saving treatment which takes away waste and extra water from the blood. This pamphlet discusses why your kidneys are important and how you will feel if waste products build up in your blood. It defines acute kidney failure, dialysis, and hemodialysis. It discusses how long, and how often the treatment is needed and the special catheters needed for the treatment. Challenges for those living with kidney disease, resources available, as well as instructions for follow-up care ar…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Nephrology Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Renal Dialysis
Acute Kidney Injury
Kidney Diseases - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Hemodialysis
Acute renal failure
Abstract
Dialysis is a life-saving treatment which takes away waste and extra water from the blood. This pamphlet discusses why your kidneys are important and how you will feel if waste products build up in your blood. It defines acute kidney failure, dialysis, and hemodialysis. It discusses how long, and how often the treatment is needed and the special catheters needed for the treatment. Challenges for those living with kidney disease, resources available, as well as instructions for follow-up care are given.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nephrology Services
Pamphlet Number
1151
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