Golden Years 2019

12 Stories • Available November 2019
Medical Advances

Medical Advances

I recently attended a big celebration for the 50th anniversary of my medical school class's graduation. As I look back on my long career, I hope that my contributions to the science and teaching

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Bored In Retirement

Bored In Retirement

Q: I was a sales manager in a major department store for 28 years and looked forward to having a new and exciting lifestyle in retirement. I finally retired in the last year, but I'm finding mysel

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Can You Hear Me Now?

Can You Hear Me Now?

I've had two friends who've struggled with hearing loss, so I know how profoundly this health challenge can negatively affect every aspect of your life. According to many experts, hearing loss --

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Who Do You Trust?

Who Do You Trust?

You know how sometimes one thing can lead to another? The other day, I was watching Jay Leno's TV show, "Jay Leno's Garage." He was driving around in a car once owned by his "Tonight Show" predec

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What's A Meme?

What's A Meme?

Have you heard of Grumpy Cat? Have you seen a "Doge"? Maybe you've heard of "memes." If not, you're in for some modern-day education. Your grandchildren will thank you. Grumpy Cat and Doge are

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Carpe Diem!

Carpe Diem!

In 2007, a movie premiered about two men who had terminal illnesses. Although they started out as strangers, they soon began traveling the world together, fulfilling the "Bucket List" one of them

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What's All The Racket About?

What's All The Racket About?

Renowned contributor to The New Yorker and author of "Charlotte's Web," writer E.B. White once said, "There's no limit to how complicated things can get." A wary peek at our nation's judicial un

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New Tech That Makes Life Easier

New Tech That Makes Life Easier

These days, you don't have to be a millennial or a tech junkie to understand how to use some of the latest technology, like smartphones and fitness trackers, because the gear is becoming more us

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The Book Of You

The Book Of You

You have lived a life and share anecdotes and memories with your kids and grandchildren, but no matter how mundane you may feel your life has been, it's (SET ITAL) your (END ITAL) story, and it d

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The Sky Is Falling

The Sky Is Falling

Are you worried about how much you worry? Bravo. Uncontrolled anxiety is a giant obstacle to personal happiness. No surprise. Worry causes stress, and stress saps our strength, disturbs our slee

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How To Outsmart Scammers

How To Outsmart Scammers

The phone rings. The voice on the line says, "Hi, Grandma. I need help. Can you send money to get me out of trouble?" This scenario may not seem believable to some savvy consumers, but it's ha

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Conquering Distance

Conquering Distance

Staying in touch with family and friends is so important, but as we age, changing circumstances can affect how or how often we can. With so much technology available these days, it's easier than

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