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Suggestion of Letting the Vulnerable Die to Save the Economy Is Absurd Mar. 31, 2020

Daily Editorials

Texas' lieutenant governor has suggested that older Americans have a duty to, essentially, sacrifice... Read More

Coupon Obsession Mar. 23, 2020

Dear Doug

Q: My wife and I looked forward to retirement for a long time. I devoted most of my time to a demand... Read More

Forget Downsizing Mar. 20, 2020

Positive Aging

For many of my baby boomer peers, the most-dreaded activity on the horizon is the possibility of bei... Read More

'Ageless Soul' Mar. 13, 2020

Positive Aging

Back in 1982, Thomas Moore published the first of more than 20 books about the human condition. You ... Read More

Don't Settle With That Service Mar. 07, 2020

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: I've had the same woman, "Veronica," doing my hair for several years now. She also does ... Read More

Keeping Young Mar. 02, 2020

Dear Doug

Q: Some people just seem to age better. I am in my late 60s and just moved into a retirement communi... Read More

Gratitude Attitude: Part 2 Feb. 28, 2020

Positive Aging

Are you having a down day? When that happens, oftentimes it can be all too easy for us to tell ourse... Read More

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


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