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A heartfelt wish list from a dementia care worker
With age comes wisdom and a lot of smart life advice
One doctor's radical crusade to change how we think about aging
This Minneapolis photographer chronicles her parents' move into assisted living
An 82-year-old woman with post-polio syndrome feels erased from society
Jump 10 times, crush some cans and other tips to boost bone density
These widely used medications can be toxic for older adults' brains
Try these things for a healthier mind and body — and to just feel good
Fighting ageism means paying attention to our stereotypes
Older adults can benefit from following the advice we give to kids
Retired people past that age are the most joyful. Here's why.
When it comes to long term aging care, your self-sufficiency is the biggest gift you can give.
4 ways to ease leg and knee pain caused by overdoing it
As boomers age, we're more sensitive to the language used to describe us
A husband's story on the need to take alarming symptoms seriously
Even if we need to give things up, we can still decide when and how
A study suggests that swimming reduces the risk of dangerous in-home falls
By observing his parents' behavior, a writer made a personal to-do list for aging
Money & Security
50 percent of those 65+ are 'rent burdened,' says a Pew report
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about 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.