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The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends that adults between the ages of 55-80 who have been heavy smokers in the past 15 years be screened for lung cancer every year.
For people who have dementia, living alone during a pandemic can be difficult. It's important to follow proper hygiene measures, stay connected with loved ones, incorporate some physcial activity into the day and maintain a regular routine. Read this resource to learn more.
African American older adults experience significant health and social disparities due to racism. Historical and personal experiences of racism create stress in Black older adult individuals and communities. Carers should therefore understand and work to address the impacts of anti-Black racism. Read this resource to learn more.
Hamilton, ON - July 23, 2020
Are you interested in learning how to reduce your risk of developing dementia? Learn six ways to promote brain health to optimize your physical mobility and social activity in the future with our free online interactive lesson.
Do you or someone you care for have osteoarthritis of the hip or knee? Learn how to best manage this condition through exercise and weight management.
Hamilton, ON - April 8, 2020
We are committed to supporting the healthy aging of Canada’s older adult population by highlighting ways to stay active and engaged while practicing physical distancing during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Explore some of our latest content and continue to check back as new content is added weekly.