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Books About Aging

These Trendy Older Women Are Smashing Ageist Stereotypes

Sabine Reichel | Posted 05.09.2016 | Fifty
Sabine Reichel

Huge hats played a big role, gray hair was casually displayed with panache, and there were tight waists, high heels, adventurous bags, outlandish fashion and quirky looks. When a large group of older women between 60 and 80-plus comes together, the party starts to get real lively and interesting.

Why I Wrote A Book About Aging

Rachel Adelson | Posted 05.03.2013 | Fifty
Rachel Adelson

Working on a book about aging has meant figuring out how to make this subject appealing... or at least not dismayingly off-putting. I mean, who wants to learn about tub transfer benches? Who cares about tile slip resistance? Did I really have to choose such an un-sexy topic for my first book?

Jane Miller: 'I'm Not Sure I Really Will Die'

The Guardian | Jane Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

If it is true that we have 10 extra years of life nowadays, but that eight of them bear more than a shadow of decrepitude and the complicated moral ch...