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Volunteer to Help Others and Yourself Jul. 20, 2018

Positive Aging

"Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth," said Muhammad Ali. When we find... Read More

Diabetes and You Jul. 13, 2018

Positive Aging

Last month, I wrote about the remarkable new book "Genius Food," which gave me a whole new perspecti... Read More

Wife's Estate Wishes Apr. 23, 2018

Dear Doug

Q: After my wife died, I started dating a friend of ours. We married two years later, and both of ou... Read More

Staying Youthful Apr. 16, 2018

Dear Doug

Q: Some of my friends are in their 80s but feel and act as if they're still in their 50s. Others I k... Read More

Staying Socially Connected While Immobile Apr. 15, 2018

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My mom recently had a health scare. Although she is OK for now, it has limited her mobil... Read More

Addiction Among Older Americans Apr. 06, 2018

Positive Aging

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

Uncle Sam Continues to Stick His Head in the Sand on Entitlements Mar. 08, 2018

Veronique de Rugy

Social Security and Medicare are the two biggest programs driving the growth of our debt. What's mor... Read More

Don't Be a Technophobe Jan. 26, 2018

Positive Aging

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

The Green House Project Jan. 05, 2018

Positive Aging

Did you know that there's a 50 percent chance of you spending a significant amount of time in a nurs... Read More

Ask Away Nov. 29, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I work in retail, and my job requires a good deal of direct contact with customers. I of... Read More

My Annual COLA Column Oct. 18, 2017

Social Security and You

Most people reading this column have probably heard the government announcement that Social Security... Read More

An Ex Wants More Oct. 01, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Three years ago, my former high school sweetheart and I had a one-night stand. We both l... Read More

Not All Cougars Are After Prey Sep. 16, 2017

Tales From the Front

We recently heard from Nancy, who said: "Being with younger guys feeds the ego. It's a high. I think... Read More

Questions from Seniors with Kids Aug. 23, 2017

Social Security and You

I haven't seen any demographic numbers on this issue, but if the emailed questions I'm getting from ... Read More

Dealing With Money Later in Life Aug. 19, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My husband and I are in our mid-80s. During our life together, we've rarely discussed mo... Read More

Grief and Loss Aug. 10, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Lord willing, next month I'll turn 67. In a recent column, you solicited seniors to writ... Read More

Forever Young With Steve Harvey Aug. 04, 2017

Positive Aging

I probably spend too much time watching TV, but I use the excuse that I need to take a break from ed... Read More

Absentee Grandparents Jul. 04, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I am distraught by my mother-in-law and father-in-law. My husband and I have been happil... Read More

Make America Great Again for $2.60 an Hour Jul. 03, 2017

Marc Dion

I was at an event in a local restaurant, notebook in hand, doing my job as a reporter on a midsized ... Read More

Husband's a Hoarder Jun. 26, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My husband loves to read your advice, but when it comes to my giving him advice, it's a ... Read More