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Global Aging

It's Time to Invest in the Boomer Boom

Peter Hubbell | Posted 06.26.2014 | Business
Peter Hubbell

It has finally happened. The smart money is staking a claim on the aging space as the economic impact and implications of an aging Baby Boom generation are becoming more apparent everyday.

Yagana Shah

Study Determines The Ideal Amount Of Sleep For Those Over 50

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.17.2014 | Fifty

If you've been tossing and turning more and more as you age but keep writing it off as a normal part of aging, think again. Both quality and quantity ...

Yagana Shah

5 Reasons Sweden Is The Best Place In The World To Grow Old

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.27.2014 | Fifty

Mention Sweden and you're likely to think about Ikea, those delightful little meatballs, and well, Swedish Fish. But there's far more to the Scandinav...

One Piece Of Economic News You Really Must Hear

Michael Hodin | Posted 06.14.2013 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

Yet for all the humbug and melancholy, the ratings agency Standard & Poor's has some unexpected good news in its new report. Contrary to what your Twitter feed may suggest, a number of nations are making notable progress in reforming fiscal and economic policies to account for population aging.

10 Surprising Facts About The World's Aging Population

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 10.02.2012 | Fifty

Every second, two people will turn 60 years old. That's more than a piece of cocktail party trivia -- it's a reason to really look at a the global agi...

HelpAge International, Champion of Older People, Receives $1.5 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize

Judy Miller | Posted 05.08.2012 | Impact
Judy Miller

HelpAge International is the only global organization that focuses solely on providing assistance to and advocating for disadvantaged older people in the developing world.

NPR News Gives Free Pass to Anti-Aging Ideologue

Paul Kleyman | Posted 12.05.2011 | Media
Paul Kleyman

Want to save your country from its aging decline -- cut your entitlements for seniors and have more babies. Really. I've been hearing that refrain from international financial and investment think tanks for 20 years.