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Marriage Rates Among Older Adults Rising Due to This One Heart-Warming Fact
1 year ago

Marriage Rates Among Older Adults Rising Due to This One Heart-Warming Fact

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It’s no secret that the concept of marriage has taken a beating in recent years. In movies and on TV, the very idea of tying yourself to someone for life is seen as, at best, antiquated and cute and, at worst, unrealistic and harmful. Read More

70% of Older Adults Still Have Debt… Here’s What We Can Do About it!
1 year ago

70% of Older Adults Still Have Debt… Here’s What We Can Do About it!

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The media likes to talk about us as “the richest generation of all time” and, in many ways, we are. Read More

Goodbye Hip-Replacement Surgery? New Procedure Helps Hips Heal Themselves
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Goodbye Hip-Replacement Surgery? New Procedure Helps Hips Heal Themselves

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For many older adults, hip surgery is a necessary evil. While none of us wants to go through the difficult rehabilitation process that follows hip-replacement surgery, the alternative is worse by far. So, for the sake of our mobility and future pain-free life, we put our hips in our doctor’s hands and hope for the best. Read More

Producer of Top Opioid Painkiller to Finally Stop Advertising to Doctors
1 year ago

Producer of Top Opioid Painkiller to Finally Stop Advertising to Doctors

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Decades ago, I heard a doctor on the radio reminding his listeners that, when it comes to medication, “If it’s strong enough to help you, it’s strong enough to hurt you.” This sentence stuck with me over the years and, whenever I have been offered a pill or potion, I remembered this simple wisdom. Read More

Helen Mirren Ditches Her Limo, Takes the Bus to Movie Premier
1 year ago

Helen Mirren Ditches Her Limo, Takes the Bus to Movie Premier

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There are many reasons that we love Helen Mirren. She is an amazing actress, with 26 major awards to her name, including one Oscar. She is a champion for women’s rights and an outspoken critic of sexism and ageism. And, as today’s story demonstrates, despite her continued success as an actress, she is a down-to-earth lady who can even make riding the bus look fabulous! Read More

Happy 67th Birthday, Jane Seymour – We Love Your Bold, Adventurous Style!
1 year ago

Happy 67th Birthday, Jane Seymour – We Love Your Bold, Adventurous Style!

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I love Jane Seymour. She is bold, unconventional, adventurous and independent. Besides, anyone who would change her name to one of King Henry VIII’s wives has my admiration. Incidentally, she chose wisely, because Jane Seymour was the only of the Henry’s wives who did not lose her head! Read More

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

New Emojis Let Seniors Express Their Fabulous Silver Selves!

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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

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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

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!

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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

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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