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Home Repair Value May. 06, 2019

Dear Doug

Q: My husband and I are looking forward to moving into a wonderful retirement community, which will ... Read More

Sleep Well Mar. 20, 2019

Wellnews

As we age, deep sleep tends to become more of a memory. Older persons tend to sleep less and less we... Read More

Age Isn't Everything Feb. 05, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am 69 years old, and my lovely lady friend is 65. We've only been dating for seven mon... Read More

LYNDA HIRSCH ON TELEVISION -- GOSSIP Jan. 26, 2019

Lynda Hirsch on Television

The late David Canary (Adam on "All My Children") was larger than life and sweeter than sugar. I fir... Read More

It's Not Too Late to Mend Things Jan. 09, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am writing to you with a heavy heart. I have been married to my second wife for 20 yea... Read More

Why Social Interaction Is Essential Dec. 28, 2018

Positive Aging

For years, researchers have known that everyone benefits from socialization —regardless of age... Read More

Trump Is Crazy. Invoke the 25th. Nov. 30, 2018

Ted Rall

Never mind the policies. Donald Trump should be removed from office under the 25th Amendment. The re... Read More

Oh, the Benefits of Being Active Nov. 16, 2018

Nutrition News

Want to be healthy? Move more and sit less. It's as simple as that. Sitting more has been linked by ... Read More

Elder Fraud: When Someone You Trust Betrays You Nov. 14, 2018

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: Lately, I've been thinking a lot about all the seniors in this country who've been fin... Read More

Dementia Wracks Finances as well as Minds. Federal Programs Leave Gaping Holes. Oct. 08, 2018

Daily Editorials

In the frayed, porous net that is America's health care system, dementia sufferers are especially su... Read More

Crossing Phone Lines Sep. 21, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My wife of 50 years told me that a longtime friend has called her twice trying to have p... Read More

More on New Therapies Fighting Chronic Disorders Aug. 31, 2018

C Force

Last week, I raised a concern that new emerging approaches to the social and psychological aspects o... Read More

Talk to Doctor About Husband May. 18, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I've been married to "Ned" for 25 years, and each year it seems to get worse. When we ma... Read More

Needy or Nervous May. 04, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am a 57-year-old man with no siblings, and my mother is deceased. My 82-year-old fathe... Read More

Unopened Bills Jan. 20, 2018

Dear Doug

Q: While visiting our widowed mother recently, my sister and I learned she hasn't been paying her bi... Read More

Husband Drops Bombshell After 60 Years Nov. 04, 2017

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: If anyone could ever die of a broken heart, it would be me at 77. I have been a faithful... Read More

The Shaming of George H.W. Bush Is Obscene Oct. 27, 2017

Linda Chavez

The recent allegations against former President George H.W. Bush for "sexually assaulting" young wom... Read More

Out-of-the-Box Caregiving Jan. 05, 2017

Positive Aging

One of the amazing things about life is that the older you get, the easier it is to find people who ... Read More

Depression, Dementia and Drama, Oh, My! Sep. 16, 2016

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am having an argument with my husband and need an impartial opinion. My daughter, 19,... Read More

Friend with Dementia Needs Assistance Aug. 15, 2016

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have an 85-year-old acquaintance who has dementia. "Rosa" lives alone, but she can no ... Read More