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With age comes wisdom and a lot of smart life advice
As families gather for the holidays, here are some touching words on the subject
One doctor's radical crusade to change how we think about aging
It's time to take charge and live the life you want
Here's the difference between being clutter-prone and having the hoarding disorder
If you think drug overdoses are the scourge of inner city 'junkies,' think again
An 82-year-old woman with post-polio syndrome feels erased from society
Learn to identify the signs and get help
Why we need more services for those without family
What to do when the person you are grieving is here but not here
Try these things for a healthier mind and body — and to just feel good
Solving the problem of social isolation by thinking differently about senior housing
How to offer support and connection in times of struggle
The words you choose can ease the pain or they can make matters worse
Try your hand at peering into the future to find challenges and solutions
For years, they shared a life. But upon his death, she was an outsider.
It's called "hygge," a simple practice that can take the sting out of the season
Plus: Expert advice for when forgetfulness becomes a concern
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.