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A Social Prescription for Dementia

Are social prescriptions (or a social medicine program) going to become the norm of the future? They have been shown to be beneficial for...

Cannabis Use Trending Upwards With Older Adults

Increasingly, since cannabis was legalized in Canada, the patients speaking to Dr. Jonathan Bertram, a lecturer in the Department of Family and Community Medicine...

Introducing YouAreUNLTD Marketplace, Your Source For Products and Services to Age Powerfully

Today we are proud to launch the YouAreUNLTD Marketplace, where we feature products and services to help you age powerfully. We will curate innovative,...

Top 2021 Tech Trends For The 50-Plus

Looking back at 2020, many of us made use of technology more than ever, relying on it to keep in touch with loved ones...

How New Innovations Help Older Canadians Adhere to Medications As Prescribed

As she ended their phone calls, Santina Nato would always ask her mother, Carmela, whether she had taken all of her medications for the...

Smart Glove ‘Worth Its Weight in Gold’ for Those With Hand Tremors

At age 75 and retired for 15 years, Betty Faulkner still regrets the career roadblocks she experienced due to her hand tremors. “My tremor really...

New Rating System Assesses Health Apps For Accuracy To Empower Better Decisions

Occupational therapist Peyman Azad Khaneghah started his PhD at the University of Alberta determined to create a mobile app to help patients spot signs...
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Bone Health, Diagnosing and Living With Osteoporosis: Three Doctors Explain

Recently we chatted with Dr. Peter Lin, Dr. Vivien Brown and Dr. Akshay Jain about different aspects of osteoporosis, including what the disease is,...

From the Editor’s Desk: Feeling Bullish on the Potential of the Longevity Economy

Forget Bitcoin and real estate speculation. The longevity economy is rife for more upward potential – a realization that is taking hold for private...

Wearable Device Supports Residents, Staff in Seniors’ Homes, Assists with Contact Tracing

Stewart Hardie has seen firsthand how devastating the effects of a fall can be for an older person. A few years ago, his grandmother fell,...

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