Open House – SILVER CROSS Oakville

By |February 20th, 2015|

Silver Cross will organize an open house event at its new showroom located at 298 Speers Rd,  Oakville, Ontario. This open house event will start on Wednesday, February 18, and end on Saturday, February 21.

The open house event will feature top notch healthcare products from different manufacturers in the industry. You will be able to […]

History’s most bizarre diets

By |June 17th, 2013|

History’s most bizarre diets

History is filled with people trying to lose weight and be healthy. While this is certainly a goal worth striving for, there unfortunately have been quite a few bizarre and downright unhealthy diets that have temporarily gained popularity. While some of these ridiculous diets might seem absurd to us today, there […]

Strange but True Medical Health Devices

By |June 15th, 2013|

History is filled with creative but bizarre medical devices. Before the regulation and standardization of healthcare, doctors had a great deal of leniency regarding the types of procedures they could perform on their “patients” or perhaps “victims” would be a better term! Fortunately, medical care has advanced greatly in the past few decades and […]

Bizarre Health Fads

By |May 28th, 2013|

Staying healthy is an important and responsible way to live a long and fulfilled life. There are a lot of great ways to stay as healthy as possible. There are no real shortcuts, we all have to do the basics. Making the correct food choices, exercising regularly, seeing your doctor regularly, and having the […]

Home Health Remedies That Actually Work

By |May 23rd, 2013|

These days, a lot of people are skeptical about “homemade” health solutions. Many people insist on going to the doctor every time they have a health issue. While this is certainly a good idea for serious health problems, you can save a lot of time and money on some minor issues that come up […]

Healthcare Myths Everyone Should Know About

By |May 16th, 2013|

Taking care of your health and living a healthy lifestyle is something that most responsible adults put serious time and thought into. Eating the right foods, staying physically active, and avoiding unhealthy habits are all smart ways to maximize the chances of living a long and fruitful life. However, there is a great deal […]

How Stem Cell Research Will Profoundly Alter Baby Boomer’s Life Span

By |May 9th, 2013|

Technology is moving at an exceedingly rapid pace. It seems as though every year there is a whole new universe of gadgets and computers filling the store shelves and holiday wish lists. However, more important than almost any of those inventions is the continued rapid pace of medical technology, in particular stem cell technology.

Trends in Senior Travel

By |May 3rd, 2013|

One of the best parts of becoming a senior is finally getting the chance to do all of the things you didn’t have time to do during your working years. Some of the more exciting opportunities seniors have these days involve taking the vacations and trips that weren’t feasible while grinding away at the 9 to […]

Top 10 Apps Seniors are Using to Live Independently

By |May 2nd, 2013|

Technology has changed dramatically over the last decade. We’ve gone from cell phones that provided basic communication to smartphones with literally millions upon millions of applications (“apps”) available to users. For those of you not familiar with this new technology, an application is a computer program that does one thing and tries to […]

How Seniors are Using Social Media

By |April 29th, 2013|

For some seniors, even hearing the phrase “social media” might leave them with a just a blank or disinterested look and on their face. For others, it might instill a sense of fear or confusion; they know what it is and that their grandchildren use it, but they have no idea how to use […]