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Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
Unintended barbs cut to the quick and can’t be taken back. Here are some better options.
A new book explains why so many grieving people also experience anxiety
Is ending a relationship with your brother or sister ever the right thing to do?
It hurts to be estranged from our kids. But the problem could just be misperception.
Follow these tips and you’ll avoid turning your farewell into a faux pas
With the new movie starring Tom Hanks, here are 6 gems from the late, great PBS star
The words you choose can ease the pain or they can make matters worse
The reality of the 20-year itch and how couples can face the challenge
Family feuds are heartbreaking — don't let pride fuel the problem
Hint: 'How can you live like this?' isn’t a good conversation starter
This writer is discovering the realities of more 'couple time'
Alternatives to 'How can I help?' from an author of 'Suddenly Single After 50'
Start slowly, create categories and seek help if you need it
How to offer support and connection in times of struggle
6 tips for negotiating the shark-infested waters of remarriage after 50
People who never considered the technology are now embracing it
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS