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A new law gives a heads-up to those under hospital 'observation'
In her new book, a physician says patients need to take power or risk serious harm
Two authors share their conversation about this tough situation
The right forms will let the right people make financial decisions for your mom and dad, if necessary
Knowing where information is kept can be vital in an emergency
We know we will die someday, so we must accept and plan for it
Person-centered care is transforming life in care facilities
Plan fees can cost workers a bundle. Here's how this news helps.
What the candidates have said, or not said, on these vital topics
Multiple types of agreements cover healthcare, finances and more
A Fidelity survey finds a few things adult kids really wanna know
Beware: Elder abuse is spreading to social media
Cautionary words from a Next Avenue Influencer In Aging
Living & Learning
A PBS series reunites people whose lives crossed at "pivotal moments"
This special report will cover topics around health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.