Health & Wellness

posted Tue, 2019-04-30 10:30
What challenges do African Americans face when seeking long-term care, and what policy changes can help ameliorate them?
posted Fri, 2019-04-19 16:57
Why won’t Americans, who are living longer lives, plan for their long-term care? And where are the policies for financing it?
posted Tue, 2019-04-16 18:40
What lies ahead for the burgeoning population of older adults that will need long-term care?
posted Thu, 2019-04-04 13:45
Increasingly, first responders such as law enforcement, EMTs and paramedics, and firefighters are encountering people living with dementia in the course of their work and need sound strategies for keeping the person with dementia and the rest of the community safe.
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 20:14
One of the questions my grandma asked me most often when we spent time together was, “What are you doing on your phone?”
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 14:21
Wellness is a simple, though multi-pronged, concept, which emphasizes a mission of connection.
posted Thu, 2019-03-21 13:59
The term comes from the French verb retirer, which means to withdraw. The contemporary definition is not only to withdraw, but also to retreat, to go away or to remove oneself. Those are not exactly positive perspectives.
posted Fri, 2019-03-15 18:58
A study conducted by Investor Protection Trust found that nearly one in five Americans over the age of 65 has been a victim of financial fraud.
posted Thu, 2019-03-14 14:27
ASA’s Healthcare and Aging Network (HAN) Leadership Council will celebrate OAM by offering a special series of presentations at the 2019 Aging in America Conference.
posted Mon, 2019-03-11 22:09
A look at aging and wellness; universal mobility is transportation for all; and the 2019 ASA award winner lineup.