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Seniors

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The Optimist Oldster

In a recent poll, Americans age 60 and older said they were optimistic about the future and happy about their health, their homes and their...
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How Tastes Change as We Age

It can be hard to change our eating habits, and especially so as we age. Yet it can also mean increased health, energy and...
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Sunny Days Await Senior Workers at Sesame Place

Retirement, just like “the new 30, 40, 50, etc.,” has a whole different meaning for a generation of seniors who refuse to let their...
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There’s Gold in Them Thar ‘Ears’

If you’re of a certain generation, you might have caught Kal Rudman breaking hits on the radio or predicting the next big thing on...
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Text and the City

Relax, technophobes. That computer you’re shying away from doesn’t have a self-destruct button. So go ahead and start hitting keys. “That’s the initial huge hump...
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Marriage: The Second Time Around

First comes love. Then comes re-marriage. However, somewhere in between, the revitalized lovebirds have to figure out a delicate way to tell their respective...
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Senior Moments

Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes are two of the most familiar and feared diseases mainly affecting seniors — and justifiably so, as they are the...
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No Sex, Please; I Just Had a Heart Attack

We’ve all heard stories about people who suffered a heart attack while having sex, and some of whom may have died in the act. A...
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Phield of Dreams — and Dreamers

I guess it all started when my dad started taking me to baseball games at Shibe Park when I was about 5 years old....
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Social Action Initiatives Preserve Bonds Between Seniors, Furry Friends

  Never underestimate the power of a pet to bring friendship and unconditional love to its owner. Numerous studies have documented the positive impact of...