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The reasons why older people are especially vulnerable
Is your city or town doing things right?
Will the pandemic's 'distance learning' change how we interact in person?
The 'Birds of North America' host wants to normalize diversity in the great outdoors
You can’t always get what you want, especially as the pandemic rewrites our dreams
Tips from 3 flower farmers who've seen their businesses sprout
A daughter experiences the neighborhood from her mom's perspective
I’m a directionally challenged person and this device has changed my life
How the pandemic is adding to the difficulties of aging in place
The Benedictine practice of time management can bring purpose and comfort
Retirees, cut off from activities and friends, are finding creative ways to cope
Influencer in Aging Dominic Campbell invites us to join together and dream
A cancer survivor and artist finds peace in the meditative practice of ikebana
Activists Lois Gibbs and Linda Garcia are both tackling corporate pollution
The wisdom of 'The Velveteen Rabbit' offers lessons as we age
History and culture tours can elevate your travels to the next level
In our readers' survey, we also asked how often you feel lonely and why
A second marriage for both of us, we wanted an intimate and low-key event
Work & Purpose
Tips from 'Your Second Act' author and 'Carol's Second Act' star Patricia Heaton