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Talking down to older adults is not only disrespectful, but it can be detrimental
How to offer support and connection in times of struggle
As families gather for the holidays, here are some touching words on the subject
For some people, they range beyond persistent sadness and crying
The words you choose can ease the pain or they can make matters worse
How the popular birds can offer mental health benefits to older adults
Hospice massage was once distrusted, but now helps thousands die comfortably
Why they're important to well-being after working full-time
Hoarding disorder creates special problems for older adults and their loved ones
A new book explains why so many grieving people also experience anxiety
Plus: Expert advice for when forgetfulness becomes a concern
For best results, experts recommend making one or two a daily habit
One doctor's radical crusade to change how we think about aging
Getting older doesn't mean women have to give up sexual pleasure
Here's the difference between being clutter-prone and having the hoarding disorder
A significant drop in sex drive is a common complaint after menopause, but there are ways of getting your groove back
With age comes wisdom and a lot of smart life advice
This writer is discovering the realities of more 'couple time'
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