This article describes a cross-sectional cohort study of older adults aimed at determining the relationship between hearing loss and cognitive function. 16 pages. Last reviewed January 2019.

The authors conducted a prospective observational study to determine if there is an association between hearing loss and accelerated cognitive decline. 14 pages. Last reviewed January 2019.

This article discusses an investigation of the impact or hearing rehabilitation to mitigate the effects of hearing loss on depression. 5 pages. Last reviewed January 2019.

This literature review examined the association between hearing loss and other health conditions with consideration of the management of hearing loss in a multimorbidity context. 9 pages. Last reviewed January 2019.

Wed. May 15, 2019 from 8:15 AM - 3:30 PM EST at St. Elias Centre, 750 Ridgewood Ave, Ottawa the Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario is offering an interactive workshop for health care professionals of older adults who are seeking to improve the quality of life for their patients. To learn more or to register click here.

Thurs. Feb. 7th 12-1PM EST join presenter Dr. Keri-Leigh Cassidy as she discusses The Brain Health and Wellness Project, an innovative national project at the frontlines of care to promote brain health and reduce dementia risk. The health behavior change tools used in the project were developed by Fountain of Health Initiation, a national non-profit to promote health and wellness. Register here.

This research article describes a study in which the findings suggest there is a relationship between different kinds of eating disturbance and the severity of Alzheimer's Disease. 10 pages. Last reviewed January 2019.

This article  discusses the effectiveness of swallowing rehabilitation to increase safe oral intake among older adults and the impact on reduced pneumonia rates. 12 pages. Last reviewed December 2018.

This article describes a study investigating the change in eating habits among community-swelling and institutionalized older adults with senile anorexia. 8 pages. Last reviewed December 2018.

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