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Why The World Health Organization's New Report Shatters Norms

Why The World Health Organization's New Report Shatters Norms

Michael Hodin  09.30.2015
This WHO report marks a revolution because it forces us to recognize that aging isn't just about the old. It's about all of us. And aging...
A Lesson For Those Fighting Alzheimer's From Those With Physical Disabilities

A Lesson For Those Fighting Alzheimer's From Those With Physical Disabilities

George Vradenburg  09.28.2015
On the heels of World Alzheimer's Day (Sept. 21), let's pledge to do something about it. Let's learn a lesson from what we are doing in...
What Carl Jung Teaches Us About The Art Of Aging Well

What Carl Jung Teaches Us About The Art Of Aging Well

Kathy Gottberg  09.28.2015
Dr. Carl Jung was known for seeing the mystical, metaphorical and cyclical aspects of life and then teaching, writing and using them in...
24 Types Of Friends Everyone Will Recognize At Midlife

24 Types Of Friends Everyone Will Recognize At Midlife

Ronna Benjamin  09.28.2015
I started categorizing my own friends, all of whom I love dearly, but most of whom have their little quirks. I asked around, and started...
4 Myths That Make The Burden Of Caregiving Even Worse

4 Myths That Make The Burden Of Caregiving Even Worse

Anne Tumlinson  09.22.2015
In the middle of August, I woke up in a cold sweat, anxious about my many pre-vacation obligations, checked my email and found this message...
6 Reasons Everyone Should Try A Day At A Naked Spa

6 Reasons Everyone Should Try A Day At A Naked Spa

Rachel Brehm  09.21.2015
I'd like to say that my experience at the naked Korean spa was relaxing, but I think that a more accurate description would be that it...
Communities Making Efforts To Become 'Dementia-Friendly'

Communities Making Efforts To Become 'Dementia-Friendly'

Associated Press  09.18.2015
WATERTOWN, Wis. (AP) -- Shirley Strysick sometimes forgets she's met someone two hours prior or that she's no longer a nurse. So the 90-year-old...
How To Cope With Depression During Menopause

How To Cope With Depression During Menopause

Julie Dargan  09.17.2015
Menopause is a normal and -- for most women -- largely uneventful part of life. For some women, however, the menopausal transition is a...
Huge Premium Increase Likely For Millions With Medicare

Huge Premium Increase Likely For Millions With Medicare

Diane Archer  09.16.2015
Every year but two for the last 40 years, people have seen a cost-of-living increase in their Social Security checks, an inflation adjustment....
Aspirin May Help Heart Health And Colon Cancer Fight In Certain Adults

Aspirin May Help Heart Health And Colon Cancer Fight In Certain Adults

Associated Press  09.15.2015
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A government task force says a daily low-dose aspirin could help certain people in their 50s and 60s prevent a first...
5 Ways To Engage 5 Generations In Healthy Living

5 Ways To Engage 5 Generations In Healthy Living

Simin Nikbin Meydani  09.14.2015
As Americans are living longer it is becoming more common for the luckiest of families to have five generations together at special occasions....
10 Reasons Virgos Make Extraordinary Health Care Workers

10 Reasons Virgos Make Extraordinary Health Care Workers

Carol Marak  09.14.2015
Virgos are pure in their motives and never have malicious intent. Virgos do have a lot to learn, but in the meantime, a caree can fully...
The Importance Of Keeping A Daily Journal

The Importance Of Keeping A Daily Journal

Diana M. Raab  09.11.2015
How do the events of our childhoods affect our adult passions and mold who we become? Some believe that childhood sets the stage for the...