Posts Categorized: Seniors

Busting Myths of Growing Older in BC

I recently attended and moderated a public forum, hosted by our local MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head, Dr. Andrew Weaver, who was joined by keynote guest speaker Isobel Mackenzie, BC’s Seniors’ Advocate.  Ms. Mackenzie did a lot of “myth-busting” about BC seniors during her presentation and summarized some key findings and highlights. Did you know: You will recall that we have been hearing in recent years that aging baby boomers are going to choke our health care system and extended…

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