Aging Successfully with a Chronic Disease: The Multiple Sclerosis Experience

Lay Summary 

The purpose of this study is to better understand how health and lifestyle factors may affect successful aging in older people with MS. The project involves an Eastern Canadian survey of older people with MS. The ultimate aim is to create innovative wellness programs for people with MS.

Departments 
School of Human Kinetics & Recreation
School of Nursing
Primary Healthcare Research Unit (Clinical Disciplines - Family Medicine)
Clinical Disciplines - Medicine
Clinical Disciplines - Family Medicine
Funding 
CIHR Fellowship NLCAHR-HARP Health Care Foundation
Communities 
St. John's
Locations 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada
Themes 
Medical Research
Health Promotion
Chronic Disease
Industry Sectors 
Scientific Research and Development Services
Start date 
1 Jan 2010
End date 
31 Dec 2012