10 ways you can manage your health conditions during COVID-19
Alberta Health Services notes approximately 30% of Albertans have at least one chronic health condition and that increased to 75% for those 65 years of age and older. A chronic health condition could include diabetes, arthritic, blood pressure, kidney, heart conditions, asthma etc. Even though it feels like the world has been put on pause, unfortunately for people living with chronic health conditions this does not stop.
Man-Up to Wellness
Let’s talk about “manliness”. One might initially resort to defining manliness as being brave, strong and confident. But the definition or feeling of one’s manliness has changed throughout history and over culture.
YOU-AR-OK: Canada’s newest quarantine buddy
A new augmented reality solution will soon be available to Canadians. Hoffmann-La Roche Limited (Roche Canada) has awarded funding to My Viva Inc. , the University of Alberta’s Rehabilitation Robotics Laboratory (Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine) and ELIXR Simulations to jointly develop the YOU-AR-OK avatar, a virtual health application to support users with their health and wellbeing during and beyond the COVID-19 crisis.