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How Couples Can Make Smart Retirement Decisions Together
A noted financial planner on the patterns for success
Toward an ‘Invincible Summer’ of Later Life
Cherish wisdom, and other advice from a Next Avenue Influencer in Aging
Person-Centered Care Can Help Prevent Elder Abuse
With the rising numbers of people over 65, more help will be needed
How This NPR Host Became an Advocate for Assisted Suicide
A talk with Diane Rehm about her new book, 'On My Own'
Why Candidates Aren’t Talking About Long-Term Care
It should be a hot issue – but it's been met largely with silence
How Much Health Information Should You Share on Social Media?
When to spread the word and when to keep things private
What This Survey Said About Paying for Long-Term Care
Most Next Avenue readers polled believe it should be a public policy issue
Watch What Happens When You Put a Preschool in a Nursing Home
At The Mount, 4-year-olds and 90-year-olds are happily side by side
Why People Give Up Beloved Pets
The sad truth about pet surrender, plus how to keep owners and animals together
Easing the Financial Impact of Divorce in Retirement
Splitting after 50 can make it tougher to manage your money
Health & Well-Being
Is 78.8 Years Long Enough to Live?
Here's what experts just said in a debate about extreme longevity
This special section examines what happens to those who connect aging and art and a look at those who are making, studying and learning about artful aging.