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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...

Seniors Calling. Public or Private Pursuit in Long-Term Care

A research paper published  earlier this year in the journal PLOS Medicine, found that, 'For-profit nursing homes provide "inferior" care to seniors, and though the evidence isn't perfect it's strong enough to suggest that...

Seniors Calling. The ‘Walkway to Health’

On July 27th, 2016, a very special 'reveal' of recently built garden and park structures was made at the F. J. Davey Home on 3rd Line. An appreciative crowd of seniors, members of  the...

Seniors Calling. Healthy Eating as We Age

Ensuring proper nutrition can be challenging for individuals of any age.  As we move into our senior years, it is very important to become familiar with how to meet the body’s nutritional needs. The aging...

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