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Seniors Calling. Average life expectancy set to increase by 2030

Average life expectancy is set to increase in many countries by 2030 – and will exceed 90 years in South Korea, according to new research released Feb. 21st, 2017. The study, led by scientists from...
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Seniors Calling. Online Dating – It’s a Brave New World

Online dating in the senior set is a burgeoning sector in the realm of online dating sites. According to a 2011 research study, Statistics Canada reported that there are more and more seniors becoming divorced...
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Seniors Calling. Ontario’s NDP leader Andrea Horwath reflects on Bill 188 & Long-term Care...

A Private Members Bill, 188, known as the ‘Time to Care Act’ (Long-Term Care Homes Amendment, Minimum Standard of Daily Care), 2016, was introduced during the spring session of the Ontario Legislature by France...
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Seniors Calling. Science on the Front Lines of Alzheimer’s.

A recent publication in Science, (Nov. 18, 2016) has shared results of research in mice, that is opening hopeful pathways towards an eventual cure for Alzheimer’s Disease. Scientists at the University of New South...

Seniors Calling. Terry Jones, Monty Python Genius, has Dementia

For anyone living in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario around the time of the release of a Monty Python movie called ‘Life of Brian’, you may recall there was a huge kerfuffle about that particular...

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