Healthy living

5 services provided by Best Doctors
5 services provided by Best Doctors

Do you tend to accept your doctor’s treatment plan without a second look? If you’re more likely to consult with “Dr. Google” for a second […]

Five unexpected winter superfoods
Five unexpected winter superfoods

By Fran Berkoff, registered dietitian This article originally appeared in the winter 2021 issue of Renaissance Magazine As Old Man Winter settles in, chances are […]

RTOERO Foundation donors make dementia research possible
RTOERO Foundation donors make dementia research possible

Students interacting with dementia patients received training on interpersonal communication strategies through an education program called the Gentle Persuasive Approach. The education program, made possible […]

Remember the basics for winter well-being
Remember the basics for winter well-being

Winter weather can be both beautiful and challenging at the same time. Keeping your well-being top of mind during the colder months can keep you […]

Webinar : Exploring the impact of COVID-19 on older Canadians
Webinar : Exploring the impact of COVID-19 on older Canadians

Presented November 2020 Dr. Rachel Savage from Women’s College Research Institute presents findings from a survey that was administered to RTOERO members in early May […]

Two new grants awarded in 2020
Two new grants awarded in 2020

The RTOERO Foundation’s most recent call for proposals focused on ways to better understand and address the issue of social isolation among friend and family […]

Do I need health insurance for prescriptions when I retire?
Do I need health insurance for prescriptions when I retire?

If you’re shopping around for insurance options for retirement, one of the items you may have looked into is coverage for prescription drugs. Here are […]

Webinar: Ageing in isolation: What do we know and where do we go from here?
Webinar: Ageing in isolation: What do we know and where do we go from here?

Michael Nicin from the National Institute on Ageing presents on how technological advancements create a perception of interconnectedness, but mounting research shows that being alone […]

Over 500 challenge participants in third annual Social Isolation Awareness Month
Over 500 challenge participants in third annual Social Isolation Awareness Month

The RTOERO Foundation’s third annual Social Isolation Awareness Month campaign wrapped up at the end of October. The campaign’s focus was to shine a light […]