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  • Grief and COVID-19: Saying goodbye in the age of physical distancing

    American Psychological Association

    Grieving is an already difficult process but it can be more difficult in this time of physical distancing. People may not be able to be with their loved ones when they die. They may also not be able to mourn in person with their loved ones. Psychologists and mental health professions need to be trained for this difficult reality. Read this resource to learn more.

  • Finding skin cancer early

    Canadian Cancer Society

    Check your skin for changes in a room with good lighting and with a mirror. Look for lumps, scaly red patches, moles that bleed or ooze, changes in shape, colour, size or texture of moles or birthmarks, and non-healing areas of your skin.

  • Psychologists emphasize more self-care for older adults

    American Psychological Association

    Self-care is very important during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes taking care of your physical and mental health. You should maintain your social circles virtually and from a safe distance. You should also look into building and maintaining healthy habits. Read this resource to learn more.

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Hamilton, ON - April 8, 2020

We are committed to supporting the healthy aging of Canada’s older adult population by highlighting ways to stay active and engaged while practicing physical distancing during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Explore some of our latest content and continue to check back as new content is added weekly.

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