Want to age at home? Learn which wearables and medical devices can help

June 10, 2022 |RBC Wealth Management

From voice-activated home alarms to smartwatches with blood sugar monitors, learn how you can age at home with the help of technology.

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Health care planning is part of investment planning in pandemic era, RBC wealth head says

May 30, 2022 |Clare O'hara, Wealth Management Reporter, The Globe & Mail

Financial advisers are now incorporating health care planning into the conversations they are having with clients as part of their long-term financial goals.

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Worried about your health as you age? Create a care plan

January 27, 2022 |RBC Wealth Management

A care plan helps families understand and budget for the different types of care an older adult may need.

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Harnessing health-care technology to support ageing in place

December 06, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

The pandemic and the devastation that hit long-term-care homes dramatically altered the way we view our own vulnerability and health.

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How family, real estate and business can complicate finding the right executor

October 08, 2021 |David Chilton

Bryan and Sarah Baeumler consider the Wealthy Barber’s advice; get help!

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Investor trends: Is telemedicine the way of the future?

July 29, 2020 |Gopa Nair, CFA

As more people access virtual health care while working from home, telehealth providers are a growing part of the health care sector.

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COVID-19 highlights the need for bold change in Canada’s eldercare system

June 23, 2020 |Naomi Powell

Canadians in long-term care have paid the heftiest price in this pandemic, with 82% of deaths coming from within their ranks.

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Healthcare’s double-shift: pandemic response and digital transformation

Healthcare’s double-shift: pandemic response and digital transformation

June 16, 2020 |John Stackhouse

As hospitals and health centres reckon with one of the biggest public health crises in a century, they have to contend with the simultaneous transformation into a digitally-enabled future.

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The hunt for COVID-19 treatments and vaccine

The hunt for COVID-19 treatments and vaccine

April 17, 2020 |Tasneem Azim-Khan, CFA

COVID-19 has brought companies and countries together for a common goal. We examine that search for treatments and vaccines.

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The U.S. economy is exposed and vulnerable … what’s next?

April 02, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova

We explore the economic scenarios that could unfold depending on the path the virus takes and the different ways the recovery could play out in 2021.

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