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It may take less time than you think and bring you joy
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With the clarity of age, we are better able to master our emotions
Author Mary Pipher ('Reviving Ophelia') plots the course
Booksellers offer recommendations about thrillers, family sagas and more
Do we slow down because we retire? Or do we retire because we slow down?
Embarrassed by her in the 1970s, this daughter is now in awe of the centenarian
'Get up, get dressed, get out' became her mantra for engaging with others
This 2019 Influencer in Aging's book was dubbed 'the next boomer bible'
Active and passive engagement in the arts can be antidotes to depression
Grief expert David Kessler wrote a new book while grieving the loss of his son
With tech help and encouragement, these libraries simplify making connections
Being curious, and trying new things, can serve us all well
Happiness, friendship and gratitude are ‘Lessons from Lucy’
The 2016 Influencer of the Year continues a consciousness-raising campaign
‘The Widower’s Notebook’ examines the impact of his wife’s sudden death on his life
This writer discovers loneliness parallels of college years and life post-divorce
These thoughts and actions can help with the challenges of aging
5 ways grown children can navigate the health care system for their parents
Follow our in-depth examination of current health care offerings through an age-friendly lens. What does age-friendly health care look like, and how do you locate and access it? We cover how to prioritize your unique needs when selecting providers and treatments for yourself or a loved one.