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These thoughts and actions can help with the challenges of aging
In this book excerpt, Ashton Applewhite takes on language and discrimination
Reading together offers a novel way to stay connected
Recollections from three who've been with the LGBTQ movement since its start
The geriatrician and 'Elderhood' author calls for society to embrace and honor aging
The 2016 Influencer of the Year continues a consciousness-raising campaign
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