March 2018

posted 03.29.2018
The In Focus Section of the January–February 2018 issue of Aging Today takes on climate change, and its outsized impact on older adults, especially older women. How might we plan better for caregivers and their charges? Kathy Sykes lays out the most common scenarios with real life examples of…
posted 03.19.2018
  The ASA Board of Directors is pleased to introduce the new ASA Technology and Aging Award, an honor designed to recognize a technology company that is advancing innovations to improve the lives of older adults. ASA takes pride in recognizing leaders in the field who not only contribute to the…
posted 03.01.2018
By Lakelyn Hogan Over the past few decades, we’ve seen increased dialogue and support for women who are navigating their careers as they raise young children. But much less attention and discussion have focused on the unique challenges that come with navigating a career when caring for aging…
posted 03.01.2018
By Anna Lea Cothron, Emily Long & Shelley Matthews Transportation is necessary for access to healthcare, community participation, and overall quality of life. This is no different for older adult populations. Older adults are more likely to restrict their driving in bad weather, at night, or…