Late-life depression isn’t inevitable

Older adults now outnumber children in Canada, and the mental health needs of our aging population are complex. We hear a lot about Alzheimer’s...

Reliable information on healthy aging and long-term care

In a sea of health information, it can be challenging to navigate the waters and find what’s credible and relevant. Furthermore, not all research...

The importance of physical activity for body and mind

We’ve all been told that physical activity and good eating habits are necessary to lead healthy lives. But do we understand how important these...

Achieving quality long-term care

Relocating your loved one to a long-term care home is a difficult, stressful and emotional process. Finding a home that can provide quality care...

Long term care planning: What is it and why should I care?

We all take delight in planning for vacations and holiday celebrations but when it comes to planning for old age, we literally run the...

Poison prevention is not just for kids: Seniors are also at risk for poisoning

From choking hazards to dangerous chemicals, many people know how to poison proof a home for a baby. But what about poison proofing for...