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.
As we spend more time on our devices, it’s only natural for clutter to creep up
Blurring the generational lines at the cosmetic counter and beyond
How to overcome mental obstacles putting off an improvement
Silver Disobedience influencer Dian Griesel on aging, priorities and surprise selfies
Using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube to grow a business
Fun new technology items can bring you closer to your loved ones
Holiday gatherings provide chances to notice changes in older family members
Three people talk about how connectedness and resilience can help with isolation
These changes have a greater impact than you might think
Though they find smartphones satisfying, many love their landlines, too
These specialists link underserved communities and the health care system
For one gerontologist, it was: Do as I say, not as I do
Their words of wisdom offer a more nuanced look at getting older
Why these authors say: become a valuable partner to machines surrounding you
David Sinclair's book explains his theory about aging and aging intervention
A podcast episode on electric muscle stimulation for older adults
Even under tough circumstances, here are ideas to express your sympathy
This summer, it became the first place to receive three marks of 'age-friendliness'
5 ways grown children can navigate the health care system for their parents
Follow our in-depth examination of current health care offerings through an age-friendly lens. What does age-friendly health care look like, and how do you locate and access it? We cover how to prioritize your unique needs when selecting providers and treatments for yourself or a loved one.