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New guidelines aim to help people with dementia stay safe if they get lost

New guidelines aim to help people with dementia stay safe if they get lost

U of A researchers tap into experiences and ideas of people living with dementia to fill public information gap.
Commentary: Hoarding

Commentary: Hoarding

When does clutter become hoarding? Our humour columnist reflects on her childhood.
Explore Alberta at Open Farm Days

Explore Alberta at Open Farm Days

Weight gain and menopause: 7 tips to win the battle of the middle-age bulge

Weight gain and menopause: 7 tips to win the battle of the middle-age bulge

Weight gain can be a constant struggle for women in their 40s to 60s. Here are a few tips to consider in fighting the battle of the bulge.
Indigenous tourism grows in popularity

Indigenous tourism grows in popularity

Mansoor Ladha explores indigenous tourism--its food and culture--with a visit to southern B.C.
Downsizing: Sell it, toss it or take it

Downsizing: Sell it, toss it or take it

Downsizing and moving is hard at any age, but for seniors facing decades of accumulated stuff, it can be an overwhelming task.
Deciphering Alberta's continuing care system

Deciphering Alberta's continuing care system

Opinion: A plan for growth beyond oil and gas

Opinion: A plan for growth beyond oil and gas

Diversification continues to be an expensive and difficult goal for the Alberta government. Our political columnist dives into the issue.
UPDATED: Mask-wearing--The growing call for face protection

UPDATED: Mask-wearing--The growing call for face protection

Government and health officials are 'strongly recommending' wearing a mask when in public to help stop the spread of COVID-19. So why aren't more Albertans wearing them?
Summer student tests positive for COVID-19: Calgary Catholic School District

Summer student tests positive for COVID-19: Calgary Catholic School District

Teacher and classmates are also self-isolating