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Baby Boomers Aging

Decline in Dementia Prevalence Provides Reason for Hope

Howard Fillit, MD | Posted 12.06.2016 | Impact
Howard Fillit, MD

A new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine provided some much-needed good news about Alzheimer's disease and dementia. Researchers found that amo...

Do Boomers Have The Guts To Change Aging Forever?

Ken Dychtwald Ph.D. | Posted 05.11.2013 | Fifty
Ken Dychtwald Ph.D.

Just as society's institutions were grossly unprepared for our baby boom, we have done far too little to prepare for the coming age wave. Ironically, while our demographic heft is not our fault, its impact will be our legacy.

10 Resources to Help Prepare for Aging With Dignity and Independence

Dr. Bruce A. Chernof, MD | Posted 08.29.2012 | Fifty
Dr. Bruce A. Chernof, MD

Depending on where you live, there are a variety of services and supports nearby that are designed to help. While each community is unique, there are a few standard resources that can help you know where to turn when the need arises.

Aging: Does it Level the Playing Field?

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 05.06.2012 | Fifty
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

As we move into adulthood and beyond, we find ourselves confronting a challenge that faces us all: aging. And as we do, the playing field levels.

How To Live A Deep, Full Life After 50

Carol Orsborn | Posted 05.05.2012 | Fifty
Carol Orsborn

As a baby boomer demographic expert, I know the statistics. You name it. Boomers aren't ready for it. For years, we have been in denial about aging.

No Heroic Measures

Adam Neiman | Posted 01.29.2012 | Politics
Adam Neiman

We may not be the Greatest Generation but when it comes to creating moral crusades we're the tops. Now we need a moral crusade to die when our time comes.

Betty White: Proving It's Never Too Late To Live

Alex Pattakos | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alex Pattakos

They help to demonstrate and remind us that until we take our very last breath, it's never too late to pursue our dreams and discover meaning in our lives.