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York partners with Toronto Central Community Care Access Centre

York University and Toronto Central Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) have entered into a formal partnership to collaborate on joint research and training opportunities in the home and community care sector. The partnership will focus on the following key priorities: culture of health care; supporting caregivers; managing multiple medications; prevention of falls; palliative care and […]

Fitness and aging: Use it - and you won't lose it as soon

It’s the chicken-and-egg question of aging: Do we become less active as we get older because our bodies start to break down, or do our bodies start to break down because we allow ourselves to become less active? For years, it was widely accepted that humans would start getting slower, weaker and more fragile starting […]