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Ageism with Lorrie Morales

  The entire world population is changing and Canada is no different.  Canada’s demographics have been shifting. In 2015, the first version of the National Seniors Strategy publication was launched to recognize Canada’s policy response to our national aging population. By the year 2035, seniors over 65 years of age will represent one in four […]

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Remembering the Fallen | Lorrie Morales

    When I was teaching Middle School years ago, I was always astonished at the solemness and quiet reflection of students as they sat in their seats during our assembly for Remembrance Day.  These normally robust, energetic and distracted teenagers were able to sit silently, watching and reflecting as images of Peace Keepers, World […]

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Laughter for the Winter Blues | Lorrie Morales

  One of my favorite cartoons is Maxine – an older, crusty woman with a sarcastic sense of humour.  One of her recent ones encapsulates this. She makes me smile.   In these days of change, never ending negative news and projections of sadness and despair in terms of economy, lives, jobs, emotions, social gatherings […]

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Getting Ready for Winter

  Getting Ready For Winter As we age, our immune systems become weaker and less able to fight off viruses. We gradually lose the muscle mass that helps us keep warm and moving about. And the cold makes health conditions harder to manage – it can even affect our hearts and circulation. The good news […]

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Thanksgiving | Lorrie Morales

    Thanksgiving is a popular time for families to celebrate togetherness, special meals and to make memories together.  Some people take short vacations to cabins or cottages before the cold winter winds begin to blow.  Others enjoy the outdoors and the splendor or the autumn colors that decorate the landscape of our beautiful country.  […]