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Grandchild Favoritism Feb. 24, 2020

Dear Doug

Q: I feel bad about it, but I have a favorite grandchild. My wife and I only had one child and didn'... Read More

Gratitude Attitude: Part 1 Feb. 21, 2020

Positive Aging

After reaching the age of 50, many of us fall into the trap of thinking that everything was better "... Read More

Ways to Face Hard Times Feb. 07, 2020

Positive Aging

By the time you have celebrated your 50th birthday, it's a pretty safe bet you have gotten several d... Read More

Classic Ann Landers Feb. 02, 2020

Classic Ann Landers

Editor's Note: Hundreds of Ann Landers' loyal readers have requested that newspapers continue to pub... Read More

Too Old to Marry? Jan. 31, 2020

Positive Aging

POSITIVE AGING BY MARILYN MURRAY WILLISON RELEASE: FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2020 Too Old to Marry? Peop... Read More

Old Hurts Jan. 27, 2020

Dear Doug

Q: Growing up, I always felt like my mother didn't love me. She was critical and unsupportive, and I... Read More

Addiction Among Older Americans Jan. 24, 2020

Positive Aging

Most Americans over the age of 50 are not strangers to the following names: Ambien, Ativan, Klonopin... Read More

Driving After 65 Jan. 17, 2020

Positive Aging

Nobody wants to lose their independence, and losing the ability to drive can be one of the most pain... Read More

Exercise Plan Jan. 13, 2020

Dear Doug

Q: I just turned 70 and have always been in good health. Despite my luck, I'm noticing that I share ... Read More

The Big Move: Part 2 Jan. 10, 2020

Positive Aging

Whether you are thinking about moving in with an adult child because of your age, finances, loneline... Read More

The Big Move: Part 1 Jan. 03, 2020

Positive Aging

For years, comedians have joked about young adults being "slackers" who move back home and mooch off... Read More

Parkinson's Dec. 27, 2019

Positive Aging

Way back in the 1980s, I had the dream job of health and fitness editor at the Los Angeles Times Syn... Read More

Resilience Dec. 20, 2019

Positive Aging

According to conventional wisdom, every person on the planet faces challenges, even though it someti... Read More

Gift Equalizing Dec. 16, 2019

Dear Doug

Q: This Christmas, I wanted to give my grandchildren some of our family heirlooms. I was planning to... Read More

The Importance of Hobbies Dec. 13, 2019

Positive Aging

A report from South Africa's Helderberg Society for the Aged recently caught my attention because it... Read More

Communication Setbacks Dec. 09, 2019

Dear Doug

Q: It's getting harder and harder for our family to talk to my dad. He's in his early 90s and still ... Read More

Please Read This Book: Part 2 Dec. 06, 2019

Positive Aging

Last week, I made a strong suggestion that everyone add "Happiness Is A Choice You Make: Lessons Fro... Read More

Relationships & Abstinence From Drinking Dec. 02, 2019

Dear Doug

Q: My health is getting worse, and I've made the decision to stop drinking. Alcohol has been making ... Read More

Please Read This Book: Part 1 Nov. 29, 2019

Positive Aging

POSITIVE AGING BY MARILYN MURRAY WILLISON RELEASE: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2018 Please Read This Book: ... Read More

Don't Be a Technophobe Nov. 22, 2019

Positive Aging

It's no secret that many "mature Americans" are scrambling to keep pace with the rapid advances in t... Read More