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Canada’s Golden Girls Share The Secret To House Sharing

Betty White and Bea Arthur made it look like fun on the popular sitcom The Golden Girls, but what’s it really like to share a house with others in your senior years? Well, Louise Bardswich has been sharing a 4,000-sq-foot

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U.K. Seaside Town Designates Public Seating As “Chat Benches”

Loneliness is a serious health condition, but unlike other ailments, the symptoms of loneliness can be hard to detect to everyone but the person having them. A new initiative in the UK aims to combat the problem by making it

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She Talked The Talk And Walked The Walk

Last year at City View Retirement for their Laughter Day, this wonderful lady showed up named Betty Hope Gittens who talked of her upcoming walk. When you think walk, you would think maybe a stroll to get out and get

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Royal Mail Carriers To Check In On Seniors During Postal Delivery in The U.K.

According to London reporter Thomas Daigle, British mail carriers are taking part in a pilot project that could help lift the spirits of elderly residents who live alone and the health risks that come with it. Loneliness has been linked

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Home Sharing Is Great Solution To Rising Rents And Low Vacancy rates – And It’s Catching On

Canada’s rents are rising while vacancy rates are shrinking, yet the country has one coveted real estate asset collecting dust: empty bedrooms, and millions of them. A growing number of the country’s seniors are living in homes too big, while young

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2017 Seniors Health And Wellness Fair

Come take part in the 2017 Seniors Health and Wellness Fair, Saturday, October 28th at the Ron Kolbus Centre.   The fair boasts over 40 exhibitors as well as..   Free admission to the public Live entertainment, demos and health screenings

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