In this nursing home, recent grads get cheap housing in exchange for spending time with older residents
A new approach to intergenerational living could help tackle loneliness in seniors
This 89-year-old and her grandson are on a mission to visit every single national park
Grandma Joy lamented that she'd never seen mountains or oceans, so her grandson planned a trip. Four years later, “Grandma Joy’s Road Trip” has taken them to 38 states.
‘Gray divorce’ rates are growing, leading to unique challenges
Women bear the financial brunt of a breakup
The biggest reason older women have less (enjoyable) sex
Just 22.5% of women over 50 surveyed were sexually active
The average age of a first-time grandparent in the US is now 50 years old
Young though it may seem, this is actually rising, it used to be 48 years old
The 3 steps ‘solo agers’ need to take to be happier and safer
Many people won’t have children to look after them as they age
The psychological benefits – and trappings – of nostalgia
The desire to escape into the imagined, idealized world of a prior era has its pros and cons
The chances you’ll end up getting dementia after 65 are actually falling
Most of us will get at least a dozen good years after 65
How technology could be a solution to the caregiver shortage we’re facing
Technology will be key given the shrinking population of available caregivers
The key things to focus on in divorce, by the decade
Love aside, the impact of divorce in your 20s and 30s is quite a bit different than in your 40s and 50s
What exactly happens to your body when you donate it to science?
Dissected by medical students? Used for tissue research? Blown apart in weapons testing?
New study claims caregiving isn’t harmful to your physical health
A review by Johns Hopkins contends previous research was biased
Silver Alerts are like Amber Alerts for older people. Does your state have them?
And why is there no federal program in place?
Will houses of the future be designed for multi-generational living?
A Chinese architectural firm has designed a house that lets four generations navigate and interact without unsightly ramps.