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Want a Good Laugh? Head to the Hospital

Every month, a group of older adults goes to Washington, D.C.’s Sibley Memorial Hospital, but they don’t see a doctor or get tests. They’re not sick. They come just for… (Read More)

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Nursing Homes Try to Calm Dementia Patients Without Powerful Drugs

Antipsychotic drugs are traditionally deployed to control what are seen as problem behaviors in dementia patients. To comply with new federal guidelines, care facilities are scaling back use of such medications, but that requires new approaches and retraining staff.

Sherri Snelling, author of "A Cast of Caregivers"

Sherri Snelling Talks About Planning Life for the Long Term

Caregiving expert Sherri Snelling talks about how seniors and their families need to consider the long term in deciding where to live, and how.

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7 Pieces of Advice on a Long Life From Centenarians

Centenarians share their perspective on the attitudes and habits that have helped them reach 100 years of age and more.

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Dr. Christiane Northrup’s 7 Steps to Getting Older Without Aging

If someone told you that you are aging gracefully, you might take it as a compliment. But Dr. Christiane Northrup, a leading authority in the field of women’s health and… (Read More)

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Get Lucky: Apply Feng Shui to Your Senior Living Space

Learn how to incorporate the Chinese design philosophy of feng shui into your senior living apartment, to invite in good luck.

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Love Is in the Air: Dating at a Senior Living Community

There’s no reason for single seniors to feel alone in senior living communities. Here are four tips for these seniors to make the most of the dating scene.

Woman holding her head. For story about coping with feelings of grief and doubt after putting a relative into senior care.

Parent’s Move Into Senior Care Can Take Emotional Toll

Moving a loved one into senior care is not easy, no matter how much thoughtful planning goes into the decision. Feelings of guilt aren’t just common—they’re almost guaranteed. To understand… (Read More)

Senior woman painting in the park, as in artist retirement communities.

Get Creative at Artist Retirement Communities

Some artists never hang up their paint brushes, and maybe they shouldn’t. Many don’t even know they have the art bug until later in life when they have more time to… (Read More)

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