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Balancing Brother's Needs and Limitations Jul. 13, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My older brother is disabled. He was quite functional after he first had a stroke, but d... Read More

Build a House With Universal Design for All Ages Mar. 28, 2019

Here's How

Dear James: My husband and I are in our 50s. We want to build a house which we can stay in as we age... Read More

Seniors with Disabilities Mar. 13, 2019

Social Security and You

Baby boomers (like me) aren't just getting old. Some of us are also getting frail. I'm a pretty good... Read More

Hopeful to Hang On to Heirlooms Mar. 09, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: We are facing an imminent irreversible mistake with a family heirloom. My husband's elde... Read More

Factors and a Solution to the Question, 'Too Old to Drive?' Mar. 01, 2019

C Force

On the heels of last week's discussion of "a pill for everything," we can add the development of a p... Read More

It's Time to Close the Health Insurance Gap Feb. 18, 2019

Daily Editorials

All of a sudden, Medicaid expansion is a big topic in Raleigh, North Carolina. Senate Democrats are ... Read More

You Will Be a Great Teacher Jan. 01, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I am in my second year at the University of Illinois. I would like to teach English com... Read More

Install a Shower for Easy Handicapped Access Nov. 15, 2018

Here's How

Dear James: My father is coming to live with me, and he is in a wheelchair. I need to remodel the ba... Read More

Taker in the Form of a Giver Nov. 17, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My brother-in-law, "Tom," is 70 years old and a totally disabled Navy veteran. He has be... Read More

Obesity Ignored Jul. 03, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I am over 70 years old and in failing health. My stepbrother, "Tom," is 58. Although he ... Read More

Happy Thanksgiving! Nov. 26, 2015

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Readers: Happy Thanksgiving to one and all! We hope you are fortunate enough to be spending the... Read More

Assisted Suicide -- It's Civil Rights for the Affluent Apr. 12, 2015

Debra J. Saunders

The assisted-suicide movement is the rare self-proclaimed civil rights movement that exists to cater... Read More

Government Can't Say No Apr. 13, 2014

Debra J. Saunders

The Social Security Disability Insurance program is in big trouble. In 2016, the program's trust fun... Read More

Stuck on the Tarmac Jan. 11, 2014

Beyond Addiction

There's both a moral to this story and a point relevant to the general themes I write about each wee... Read More