The author recounts one day out of nowhere, the hokey pokey dance popping into her head. She says "I realized that this was somewhat of an analogy for life. How do you say? Life is a riddle...
The author begins by making the following point and asking some pointed questions. "Throughout my career I have often asked older patients and research subjects if they want to live to be 100. The most common answers...
Research suggests that being more mindful in our everyday lives can protect our health as we age—and even help us live longer. The article provides a great summary of some of that research and what it has to...
"There is an obvious takeaway from these findings. Let us indeed celebrate the “good life” of the young-old and significant numbers of the old-old. But let us also recognize, sympathize with, and find solutions for the demanding physical...
Nearly a million older Americans have adopted a "Golden Girls" living situation, where they share a space with a non-relative roommate in an effort to cut housing costs and alleviate feelings of loneliness. Editor's Note: This is the...
Longer life spans overall have been a public health success. But they have also created a new and important gap: healthspans, usually defined as the period of life free of chronic disease or disability, do not always...
The author begins, "THIS NEW LONGEVITY trend is making many men realize that if you’re 50 or 60 and healthy, you may live another 30 or 40 more years. It’s creating a new breed of people who...
The psychologist author shares how he recently had three retired men visit his practice, each grappling with depression. He points out, "Just as women face special challenges during their senior years, so too do their husbands, fathers and...
Many of us are at risk of cognitive decline, but there are things we can do to protect our finances from its effects. The author points out, "The greatest threat to the financial security of many older adults...
How's your friendship account balance looking? The author reminds us why building our friend portfolio prior to retirement is so important. He also shares some of the ways he is building his friend portfolio. These ideas can be...
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