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Aging Today

Monthly Archive (Aging Today)

posted 07.30.2018
Why do employers retain black workers when labor markets are tight, only to lay them off when downturns hit? Read More
posted 07.24.2018
It is difficult to manage opi­oid prescribing in a way that prevents abuse while meeting patients’ needs. Read More
posted 07.24.2018
In rural, suburban and urban communities nationwide, far too many older adults and their families are struggling to pay rent and make ends meet. Read More
posted 07.17.2018
The shrinking of newsrooms has meant fewer people dedicated to covering older adults and issues that affect them. Read More
posted 07.17.2018
The In Focus Section of the July–August 2018 issue of Aging Today addresses the media and how it covers aging—from Jay Newton-Small’s astute detailing of the evolution of the age beat, to Stacy Smith and Katherine Pieper’s thoughts on how Hollywood might reduce or eliminate... Read More
posted 07.17.2018
Across the 100 highest-grossing movies in 2016, only 11 percent of speaking characters were ages 60 or older. Read More
posted 06.27.2018
Over the past several decades, healthcare costs have consumed an ever-greater percentage of U.S. spending. Read More
posted 05.21.2018
Mirroring the complexities of our modern world, the work of aging advocacy also is chal­lenging and complex. Aging Today recently spoke with three advocates in the aging sector about why they do the work they do. Read More
posted 05.21.2018
While some policymakers and advocates say we cannot sustain programs that invest in an aging population, while also supporting the education and development of younger generations, others listen to what most Americans believe: It’s not a fight, it’s a family. Read More
posted 05.21.2018
To me, and I suspect to many Aging Today readers, it is clear that large swaths of older people are not getting the help they need to survive, let alone thrive in our abundant and prosperous society. Read More

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