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Have Things Changed or Stayed the Same?

Despite the advancements in technology, most of our basic human needs have not changed. Technology has just offered us a different and often more...
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Lessons Seniors Learned from Past Presidential Campaigns Valuable Today

Step back for a minute, turn off the 24-hour news outlets and talk to seniors and other people in your lives who have experienced...
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Young at Art: Five Women Who Defy ‘Little Old Lady’ Stereotypes

Studies have shown a serious discrepancy between the way we perceive older men (distinguished and sexually viable) and older women (sexless and unhealthy). But...
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Some Older Adults Begin Unretirement Process

For Jewish older adults, the lure of volunteerism may be especially strong, as the concept of tikkun olam, and giving back, is central to the...
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Making Sense (and Dollars) of Medicare

Sifting through the rubble and trying to make sense of Medicare and Medigap isn’t easy, which is why nonprofit agencies are out there for...
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Hello Ima, Hello Abba: Summer Camp for the Young at Heart

Kids aren’t the only ones enjoying their time in the crisp, mountain air. For some adults, it’s not too late to head back to...
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Seniors Can ‘Shore’ Have Fun During the Summer

We don’t “go to the beach.” We go down the shore. And seniors find ways to spend their time under the boardwalk as much...
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Keep Role-ing Along

Sylvia Kauders kept on acting right up until her death at the age of 94. Editor's note: This profile of Sylvia Kauders will appear May...
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Creating Your Legacy Now and in the Future

We can start shaping our own legacy by first learning about people who changed the world because they believed strongly in their convictions and...
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Changing Your Priorities Is a Crucial Step as You Change Your Age Demographic

Since growing older is an inevitable part of life, why not focus on challenging negative stereotypes and reinforce positive contributions that occur as we...