Seniors News

Date: October 8, 2020

Why some seniors are starting second careers

Date: September 18, 2020

Seniors racking up reverse mortgage debts

Date: September 14, 2020

Dying of loneliness: rally highlights treatment of seniors in care homes

Date: September 14, 2020

Local Black author remembered for fantasy fiction series

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Should virtual doctor visits continue in Nova Scotia?

Date: September 10, 2020

Eastern health boards hosting online learning event

Date: August 20, 2020

Absence of volunteers creates staffing pressures in NS nursing homes

Date: August 15, 2020

Researcher studies ‘heartbreaking’ effcts of isolation in pandemic

Date: August 10, 2020

The fun way this hospital uses to help with dementia

Date: August 8, 2020

Shelburne residents rally round for burned-out family

Date: August 3, 2020

Play is just a four-letter word

Date: July 17, 2020

Seaview Manor Seniors Foundation makes life better for residents

Date: July 9, 2020

Local man donates Covid-19 Cheque in Seniors Break-Even Challenge

Date: July 4, 2020

Seniors: How to stay connected this summer

Date: July 2, 2020

Review of Northwood deaths from Covid-19 virus announced

Date: June 30, 2020

Silk flowers bloom for those who died at Northwood

Date: June 12, 2020

Limited visits allowed to homes for seniors and disabled

Date: June 12, 2020

Elder Abuse Day is June 15

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Therapy dogs bring joy to isolated seniors

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Online initiatives help seniors keep in touch while isolating

Date: June 5, 2020

Seniors will have to wait another month for Covid aid payment

Date: May 18, 2020

Former prisoner of war compares Covid lockdown to prison life

Date: May 17, 2020

The pandemic might turn us all into birdwatchers

Date: April 25, 2020

Covid-19 should be a wake-up call for seniors

Date: April 18, 2020

Longterm care facilities adapting to deal with COVID-19

Date: April 7, 2020

What you can do about Coronavirus right now

Date: April 4, 2020

One man’s donation keeps seniors connected

Date: April 3, 2020

Community reaches out to members with telephone line

Date: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 closed a YMCA’s doors, so staffers started checking in on local seniors

Date: April 1, 2020

Pictou County seniors can find support through 211 and other local organizations

Date: March 30, 2020

How to beat the self-isolation Coronavirus blues

Date: March 30, 2020

I’m a senior: what’s my life worth these days?

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Meals on Wheels sees ‘huge drop’ in volunteers during COVID-19 outbreak

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How seniors can help protect themselves against COVID-19

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New online app to help Nova Scotians write living wills amid COVID-19 concerns.

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The riskiest surfaces for coronavirus and how to clean them.

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Visiting the vulnerable: an exercise in compassion and vigilance

Date: March 7, 2020

Corona Virus likely to hit Nova Scotia: be ready

Date: January 31, 2020

The super-ageing of Canadians has taken us by surprise

Date: January 28, 2020

Middleton program inspires provincial model for seniors’ care

Date: January 14, 2020

We need more resources to deal with the increasing population of seniors

Date: January 11, 2020

More senior women are living alone and loving it!

Date: December 30, 2019

Discipline can make up for fading eyesight in driving

Date: December 30, 2019

Truro-area senior shares health tips

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Age just means more experience for Sydney senior

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Seniors recruited as mentors for start-up businesses

Date: November 24, 2019

Lady collect blankets for residents of seniors home

Date: November 21, 2019

Amherst hires new well-being manager

Date: October 31, 2019

Medical Assistance in Dying and Dementia; it’s about Dignity

Date: October 2, 2019

The new realities of work and retirement

Date: September 25, 2019

Jobs not being filled when seniors available

Date: September 13, 2019

Girl honours her grandfather with art contest for cancer

Date: September 13, 2019

Climb, hike, walk, get into nature

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Seniors find creative ways to supplement pensions

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Senior loses 84 pounds in one year!

Date: September 2, 2019

Looking back to a time when yellow aircraft dominated the skies

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Designing a better life for seniors

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Imposter grandchild gets four years for seniors phone scam

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Program for seniors and young people plants yoga seed

Date: July 13, 2019

Cast adrift: Death of parents severs link to the past

Date: July 13, 2019

Antigonish to host 55+ Games July 31

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You know you’re retired when…

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Seniors keep it SASSY at Port Hawkesbury YMCA

Date: June 16, 2019

I feel ‘only 70’ says 103-year-old Bridgewater resident

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Top tips to better health for your eyes

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Tap Card payments can post a danger to seniors

Date: May 11, 2019

Antigonish to host 55-plus Games

Date: May 10, 2019

User friendly design isn’t very friendly to the elderly

Date: May 6, 2019

Alzheimer’s walk held Sunday

Date: April 30, 2019

A wave from an overpass has a ripple effect

Date: April 30, 2019

Firefighters honour chief with one last ride

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Zap your brain & restore your memory!

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Black History Tour of Nova Scotia

Date: April 5, 2019

Longtime Glace Bay bowler has busy life

Date: March 12, 2019

Seniors choose to beat loneliness by retiring together

Date: March 12, 2019

Group makes seniors wishes come true

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Retiree chooses Holiday Inn over senior home– it’s cheaper

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Ageing employees: a blessing, not a curse

Date: March 4, 2019

A senior’s resolution: no more falling down in 2019

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Don’t believe the ageist myths: we only get better in our golden years

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70 and Female is the New Cool

Date: February 2, 2019

Loneliness and stigma are major causes of depression in seniors

Date: January 30, 2019

IWK Health Centre volunteers share their thoughts on helping others

Date: January 30, 2019

Isle Madame community leader dies

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Cure for Alzheimer’s- brush your teeth and don’t forget to floss

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Springhill remembers longtime town dentist

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Are daytime dances the next big thing for seniors?

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Helping my elderly mother move was hard on both of us

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On the way to pension poverty

Date: January 17, 2019

80-something seniors create art together

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Top senior writer says she’ll never retire

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New Year’s Resolution: Don’t fall down

Date: December 20, 2018

Middleton college hopes to become Centre of Rural Aging and Health

Date: November 28, 2018

Top six financial considerations for seniors

Date: November 20, 2018

Coop strives to connect businesses with seniors

Date: November 19, 2018

Stories from the caravan that closed the Causeway

Date: November 15, 2018

Programs helps seniors stay at home

Date: November 10, 2018

Cape Breton seniors in home aid trial program

 

Date: November 4, 2018

Antigonish mourns loss of community pillar

Date: November 4, 2018

Rural Isolation: Causes and Cures