Health & Wellness

posted Fri, 2020-03-27 19:05
The Kiosk for Living Well program, developed and operated by Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS), is a mobile health education and engagement program that uses fun activities and a “one stop shop” approach to attract and sustain consumer interest in taking better care of their health and wellbeing.
posted Tue, 2020-03-10 16:02
The increasing corporatization of skilled nursing facilities is a root cause of the hidden na­tional scandal of elder abuse.
posted Thu, 2020-01-30 08:50
At 72, the critical piece for my friends and myself is community, and the essence of community is hu­man connection. Everything else is secondary.
posted Mon, 2020-01-27 12:45
As older adults age into later life, they often face disruptive changes that make their dwell­ings, neighborhoods and communities seem less appealing.
posted Thu, 2020-01-09 10:47
Aging Today spoke with three Meals on Wheels delivery volunteers to discover why they choose to spend their spare time deliver­ing meals.
posted Thu, 2020-01-09 10:31
The January–February 2020 In Focus section of Aging Today contemplates what community really means, especially as people age into later life.
posted Mon, 2019-11-18 14:11
Nursing home suicides, what LGBTQ elders and immigrants share, the lives and legacies of America’s vets, helping hoarders and more…
posted Tue, 2019-09-24 13:14
Recent studies show that as many as half of Americans will live in a nursing home at some point in their lives,
posted Wed, 2019-07-24 13:21
The Summer 2019 issue of Generations lays out the landscape of how rural America does and does not work for older adults—barriers to accessing services and scarce resources juxtaposed against life on the land and the value of that community.
posted Mon, 2019-07-15 14:39
The three major types of elder abuse are financial abuse, physical abuse, and emotional abuse.