Research

Stress

Stress is a complex phenomenon that affects everyone, regardless of age, race, or religion.  While acute stress is adaptive, chronic or intermittent stress can have a negative impact on mental and physical health. Research at…
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Prevention

Prevention is key! The Stress and Healthy Aging Research Laboratory is dedicated to evaluating evidence-based prevention methods to enhance cognitive function and wellbeing in late life. Virtual Reality Research With technological advances, there is increased interest…
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Biomarkers

Cognitive dysfunction is becoming a health concern of increasing importance as our population ages and the baby boomers enter their 65th year of life. It is estimated that by 2025, there will be approximately 34…
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Publications

Papers published: Mallya, S.* & Fiocco, A.J.1 (2017). The impact of informal caregiving on cognitive function and wellbeing in Canada. International Psychogeriatrics. Accepted. Ngueta, G., Verner, M-A, Fiocco, A.J., Lupien, S, Plusquellec, P. (2017). Blood lead…
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Be a Participant in a Research Study

Be a Participant in a Research Study! We have ongoing studies in the StAR Laboratory. Stress Reduction for Caregivers of Persons with Dementia Study (click here): Searching for informal caregivers of person with dementia. If…
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Resources

HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTRES FOR OLDER ADULTS The Anne Johnston Health Station  2398 Yonge Street Toronto, ON M4P 2H4 Tel: (416) 486-8666 Website: www.ajhs.ca   E-mail: info@ajhs.ca Anne Johnston Health Station provides programs and services…
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