Written by: Douglas A Coburn AIIC (CIP) RAC cert., BSc.Pod The METOO social media movement is an excellent example of...
Beyond hypertension and arthritis, hearing loss is the most common chronic condition affecting seniors. Whether they like to admit it...
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Photo - Credit - https://goo.gl/images/9XCmNf Attention Ottawa area: researchers at the University of Ottawa's Human Environmental Physiology Research Unit (HEPRU)...
Perhaps someone you know should know about this service! An Ottawa organization is hoping a simple phone call to someone...
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We all know how important it is as we get older not to slip and break anything - In Ottawa...
Kathy Wright Kathy Wright was the First Executive Director of the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa-Carleton, now known as the Dementia...
get traction grips for your boots this winter and stay safe - Ottawa Seniors
Fall Prevention Month - For those of you who are worried about the upcoming slippery season in Ottawa whether it's...
Learn how to prevent falls – Free online module This module is for anyone concerned about older adults who would...
Ottawa Seniors Awards Nominations
Celebrating Seniors Award Get your nominations in by February 15th to celebrate the special accomplishments and contributions of Ottawa Seniors...
Perera S et al. Gait Speed Predicts Incident Disability. A Pooled Analysis. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med. 2016 Jan;71(1):63-71.
The faster you walk as a senior, the less chance you have of death! That’s a bit of an oversimplification,...