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Is Retirement Shock Killing Some Seniors? These Researchers Say Yes!
1 year ago

Is Retirement Shock Killing Some Seniors? These Researchers Say Yes!

By  •  Lifestyle

As many of us have learned the hard way, retiring is a shock to the system. Put aside the fact that many of us are forced to retire earlier than we would have liked to. The very act of retiring sends many of us into a stress-induced spin. Read More

New Emojis Let Seniors Express Their Fabulous Silver Selves!
1 year ago

New Emojis Let Seniors Express Their Fabulous Silver Selves!

By  •  News

For most kids, letting their parents take a look at their phone messages is about as appealing as going to the dentist. Of course, if you have seen a teenager’s phone recently, you know that they have no reason to worry. They don’t even talk in words! Read More

Response to British Actress’ Comments About Sex After 60 Show How Far We Still Have to Go
1 year ago

Response to British Actress’ Comments About Sex After 60 Show How Far We Still Have to Go

By  •  News

Sex after 60, like sex at any age, is a deeply personal experience. Some of us still feel sexual at 60. Others would describe their desires as sensual. Still others would say that they have no interest in physical intimacy at all. That’s ok. Read More

At 65, Liam Neeson Says He Still Feels 40… How Old Do You Feel Inside?
1 year ago

At 65, Liam Neeson Says He Still Feels 40… How Old Do You Feel Inside?

By  •  Mindset

One of the funny things about getting older is that you always feel younger on the inside. In my case, I sometimes feel like a 25-year-old in a 70-year-old’s body. How about you? Read More

Illegal Nursing Home Evictions Are a Nightmare… and the Feds Have Had Enough!
1 year ago

Illegal Nursing Home Evictions Are a Nightmare… and the Feds Have Had Enough!

By  •  News

It’s a terrifying scenario. After decades of contributing to society through her work, family obligations and charitable contributions, your mom finally needs someone to take care of her. Read More

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Finishes Chemo, Reminds Us to Fight Breast Cancer
1 year ago

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Finishes Chemo, Reminds Us to Fight Breast Cancer

By  •  News

According to the latest statistics, more than 266,000 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in 2018. This means that, if it takes you four minutes to read this article, two more women in the U.S. will have been diagnosed with invasive breast cancer. Read More

New Medicare Rule Regarding Therapy Limits Has Many Seniors Smiling
1 year ago

New Medicare Rule Regarding Therapy Limits Has Many Seniors Smiling

By  •  News

If you ask the women in our community what their top fears are for the coming decade, “losing my independence” would be high on their list. Most of these women worry that an illness – or simply age-related frailty – will eventually force them to leave their homes. Read More

Will Driverless Cars Become a Hit with Older Adults? New Pilot Project in The Villages Says “Yes!”
1 year ago

Will Driverless Cars Become a Hit with Older Adults? New Pilot Project in The Villages Says “Yes!”

By  •  News

There is a stereotype that older adults are unwilling to try new technologies or, worse, that we fear technical innovation. While this is clearly ridiculous, in my experience, it is true that we tend to wait for a technology to become useful before we jump on board. Read More

4 Ways to Bring Your Personal Style to Life

At our age, we don’t need fashion “rules.” We just need a little common sense. We don’t need to throw away anything that isn’t navy blue. We can experiment with colors. We don’t need to become more conservative in our style (unless we want to). We can become unapologetically ourselves, while still looking stylish and put together. Let’s explore a few ways to bring your personal style to life. Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Helen Mirren and Morgan Freeman Appear Together in “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms”
1 year ago

Helen Mirren and Morgan Freeman Appear Together in “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms”

By  •  News

If you love Helen Mirren and Morgan Freeman – and who doesn’t? – I have great news. These two Sixty and Me favorites are scheduled to appear together in the upcoming Disney film, The Nutcracker and the Four Realms towards the end of 2018! Read More