Innovation is at the forefront of the aging sphere. This section is a source of information on the new technology allowing us to age better and in place through products, apps and services in the areas of health care, fitness, finance and more.
You can read about the rise of artificial intelligence and virtual reality in our homes and daily lives, plus how to navigate the ways technology, social media and the internet affect our relationships. These stories help us imagine how the lives of older people might look in the near and distant future with all of these big changes in mind.
From tutoring to being a volunteer "grandma," they're connecting in the pandemic
A young Influencer in Aging on what she's been seeing and expects
During a pandemic, relationships in joy and sorrow find their center on social media
The nonprofit known for home building assists with home staying
The 'Birds of North America' host wants to normalize diversity in the great outdoors
Navajo Annette Bilagody's beadwork is an internet sensation
What I wish my partner in assisted living had during the pandemic
Virtual choirs can help lift spirits and fight loneliness
Here’s how two people are handling the challenges, and what they’ve learned
Interact, an intergenerational arts center, practices 'radical inclusion'
7 ways to strengthen the grandparent-grandchild bond while sheltering in place
Experts offer tips for sharing close quarters
What to do before, during and after your virtual doctor visit
What experts in aging think the future holds for boomer bashing
Its new CareHive project surveys caregivers for ways to help
I’m a directionally challenged person and this device has changed my life
An essay about loss written for Next Avenue resulted in new friendships
Volunteering, virtual tours and reflections on a different holiday this year
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS