Difference Maker: Noureddin Chahrour of Adrenalease Shows How New Clothing Technology Can Address Pain

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Noureddin Chahrour, Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Adrenalease appeared as a guest speaker at AGE-WELL's National Conference in Vancouver last year. Hear from Noureddin on how her company's clothing technology helps with posture support and alleviates back, neck and shoulder pain for older adults and caregivers. Watch the video for some notable highlights. You can find out more about all...

What Happens When Your Partner Retires Before You Do?

Many couples think they'll retire at the same time. They've experienced many of life events together, and retirement is just another one. But for many couples, one partner will retire before the other. It's not uncommon today to see this. In fact, it's more common than most of us think. The key is to understand what's important to each...

Be Kind To Your Heart This Summer With These Sun-Savvy Tips

Stay safe and have fun in the sun this summer. Before you grab your sun glasses and beach towel, you’ll want to read these heart smart tips first. THE HEART AND THE HEAT Dr. Jennifer Reed is the director of the Exercise Physiology and Cardiovascular Health Lab at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute. She’s also an assistant professor in the...

Difference Maker: Watch Caregiver And Advocate Ron Beleno Talk About Aging in Place

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Advocate and caregiver Ron Beleno appeared as a guest speaker at AGE-WELL's National Conference in Vancouver last year. He spoke about how the AGE-WELL community has provided him with strategies and solutions for aging in place as a caregiver. Watch the video for some notable highlights. You can find out more about all the important work AGE-WELL is doing here. More experts...

Difference Maker: Learn How Advocate/Alzheimer’s Patient Jim Mann Is Challenging Dementia Stereotypes

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Advocate and Alzheimer's patient Jim Mann appeared as a guest speaker at AGE-WELL's National Conference in Vancouver last year. He spoke about how it is important to break the stigma and stereotypes around dementia. Watch the video for some notable highlights. You can find out more about all the important work AGE-WELL is doing here. More experts and disruptors will be on...

Difference Maker: Mimi Lowi-Young, Chair, AGE-WELL, Discusses Innovations That Benefit Older Canadians

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Mimi Lowi-Young, Chair, AGE-WELL, appeared as a guest speaker at AGE-WELL's National Conference in Vancouver last year. She discussed some of the innovations and technologies that AGE-WELL has been a part of to help older Canadians. Watch the video for some notable highlights. You can find out more about all the important work AGE-WELL is doing here. More experts and disruptors...

Difference Maker: Hear Dr. Pooja Viswanathan of Braze Mobility Explain How Older Adults Can Maintain Independence

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Dr. Pooja Viswanathan, CEO and Co-Founder of Braze Mobility appeared as a guest speaker at AGE-WELL's National Conference in Vancouver last year. See how she created a new technology to help power wheelchairs and scooters detect obstacles, helping older adults increase their spatial awareness and maintain their independence. Watch the video for some notable highlights. You can find out more...

Difference Maker: How Researcher Dr. Lili Liu Is Creating New Products And Services For Aging Consumers

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Dr. Lili Liu – Researcher and WHO representative appeared as a guest speaker at AGE-WELL's National Conference in Vancouver last year. She spoke about how she and her team are co-creating products, services and solutions with the new aging consumer to help our future selves. Watch the video for some notable highlights. You can find out more about all the...