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Why Not the Older Americans Act?

Why Not the Older Americans Act?

07.23.2014
The American public's cynicism about Washington can diminish when bipartisanship prevails and bills become law. The most recent example...
When Your Adult Kids Reject You

When Your Adult Kids Reject You

07.23.2014
My problem is my daughter. I raised her as a single parent along with my son. I gave them a decent life and have a good relationship with...
5 Surefire Signs You're Aging Too Fast

5 Surefire Signs You're Aging Too Fast

Yagana Shah  07.23.2014
Sure we've known all along getting older means heading down a path of graying hair, a couple of wrinkles here and there, and maybe losing...
Finding Our Way: Making Our Own Sense Out of the Time We Have Left

Finding Our Way: Making Our Own Sense Out of the Time We Have Left

07.22.2014
For what may be the first time in our lives, we can decide how the day goes. The simple question is: Where do we begin?
4 Great Tips To Help You Move Happily On After Divorce

4 Great Tips To Help You Move Happily On After Divorce

07.22.2014
Last weekend, I attended a fundraiser. There was lots of talk of safaris and visiting the Galapagos. A gentleman offered me a glass of...
Tackling Challenges of Education and Health Together

Tackling Challenges of Education and Health Together

07.21.2014
In the United States, we all too often tackle challenges in distinct fields separately, but America is experiencing challenges in education...
Ointments, Salves and Other Mysteries of Life

Ointments, Salves and Other Mysteries of Life

07.21.2014
She had picked up two prescriptions from the pharmacy, driven home and brought them into the bathroom. A close inspection of each tube...
Adultism: A Condition That Afflicts Those of a Certain Age

Adultism: A Condition That Afflicts Those of a Certain Age

07.21.2014
My 30-year-old son thinks I don't notice that he cringes and distances himself from me when my behavior embarrasses him.
Why Cancer Can Actually Be Empowering

Why Cancer Can Actually Be Empowering

07.18.2014
It has been said that once you had a cancer diagnosis you can become cancer-free but never free from cancer because the experience forever...

Girlfriends: The Other Women

07.17.2014
Fortunately, I got to go to college in the late '60s. The Second Wave ruled! Birth control was readily available and there were savvy girls...
Why More Americans Need to Talk About Death

Why More Americans Need to Talk About Death

07.16.2014
Whether due to changes in the economy or the fact that people are now living longer than ever before, there's no denying that the reality...
Take These Supplements To Possibly Protect Against Alzheimer's

Take These Supplements To Possibly Protect Against Alzheimer's

Yagana Shah  07.16.2014
It might be a tough pill to swallow, but it's well worth it. While you may avoid fish oil supplements, fearing the fishy aftertaste or...
The Big Juicy Secret Nobody Ever Tells You About Aging

The Big Juicy Secret Nobody Ever Tells You About Aging

07.16.2014
It actually gets better as you get older. You get better. Life gets better. The merry-go-round slows down and you can finally enjoy the...