CARPe Diem

Mondays & Fridays | 5pm PT/8pm ET

Seizing the day for Canadians as we age.

Host Carmen Ruiz y Laza and frequent guest Wanda Morris, CARP VP Advocacy, want you to seize each day, live well and have fun!

CARPe Diem - Wanda Morris, VP Advocacy CARPJoin them for weekly discussions on topic and issues that connect with all Canadians as we age. CARPe Diem will motivate you to ‘stand up straight and move your buns’ to the beat of new perspectives and useful tips on everything from technology and travel, to fitness and finance, to love and longevity and featuring the best experts in their fields.

CARPe Diem’s weekly panel will also deep dive into priority issues including healthcare reform, retirement income protection, and support for caregivers.

Plus, watch for our weekly “Zippy Zoomer” shining the spotlight on a local BC resident who exemplifies active living and aging and shares CARP President Moses Znaimer’s motto, “The best way to keep going is to keep going!”.

Watch CARPe Diem on Joytv on Shaw 10 in the Lower Mainland, Shaw 7 in Victoria and area, Rogers 173 in Ontario and New Brunswick, Telus 123 in BC and Alberta, nationwide on Bell TV 656 or use our handy Channel Finder to discover where you can watch in your area.

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CARPe DIEM EPISODE GUIDE

Arthritis
Premieres Monday & Friday, August 13 & 17, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Explore how the over half a million Canadians who suffer from various types of arthritis can learn to manage this chronic condition.

Pharmacare
Premieres Monday & Friday, August 20 & 24, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Find out about CARP’s recommendation for a national pharmacare program, the key to saving the lives of the more than 3 million Canadians under the age of 65 who can’t afford prescription drugs.

The ABCs of CARP
Premieres Monday & Friday, August 27 & 31, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

It’s a fact that many of us will live to 100 and beyond! Learn how CARP works for all Canadians as we age, how CARP can support your interests and needs, and how you can support CARP.

Zoomer Dating
Premieres Monday & Friday, Sept. 3 & 7, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Tinder, Lavalife, Eharmony, Match.com … what’s the difference and hey, what happened to old-fashioned in-person romance? Learn how to navigate the dating waters at any age.

Age-Friendly Cities
Premieres Monday & Friday, Sept. 10 & 14, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Can you cross the street in time before the light turns red? Find out how CARP is calling on major urban centres to create model age-friendly cities that meet the daily needs of an aging population.

Stand Up Straight
Premieres Monday & Friday, Sept. 17 & 21, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

CARP President and ZoomerMedia Founder Moses Znaimer guests to discuss CARP’s new initiative to encourage Zoomers to be more active, get walking and be healthier, Stand Up Straight.

Sleep
Premieres Monday & Friday, Sept. 24 & 28, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Did you wake up on the wrong side of the bed? Or were you awake the whole time? Our guest experts have your sleep solutions besides counting sheep.

Right to Die
Premieres Monday & Friday, Oct. 1 & 5, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Learn from the experience of a doctor who administers physician-assisted dying, and a lawyer who’s spouse chose her right to die.

Tech Savvy Zoomers
Premieres Monday & Friday, Oct. 8 & 12, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Baby boomers purchase and use more technology than you may think. Watch how they’re using today’s latest gadgets to stay fit and organized.

Frauds and Scams
Premieres Monday & Friday, Oct. 15 & 19, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Predators craft a number of scams for people of all ages. Learn about the most despicable scams and how you can protect yourself.

Affordable Housing
Premieres Monday & Friday, Oct. 22 & 26, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Some major Canadian centres like Vancouver are in the midst of a housing affordability crisis. For those on a pension, the cost of living might kick them out of retirement

De-prescribing
Premieres Monday & Friday, Oct. 29 & Nov. 2, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

Canadians take many medications. But what if you could replace some of your pills with some new habits?

Meals that Heal
Premieres Monday & Friday, Nov. 5 & 9, 2018 at 5pm PT/8pm ET

You know what they say: you are what you eat. Hear from our food experts on eating your way towards a better life.

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