Aging Today

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 Tue, 2019-03-12 19:40
The ASA awards program annually recognizes deserving individuals for their leadership and contributions to ASA and to the field of aging.
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.
posted Mon, 2019-02-25 17:29
ASA and Aging Today are pleased to debut a new column, “Aging with Options,” which is sponsored by the AARP Public Policy Institute
posted Mon, 2019-02-25 15:08
When the concept of managed care reached Illinois, Marta Pereyra realized that it was a unique chance to bring ethnic communities and health plans closer together, and let them get to know each other.
posted Mon, 2019-02-25 13:55
To improve the health and well-being of individuals living in the community, healthcare pro­viders and systems are increasingly developing partnerships with community-based organiza­tions (CBO) to address the social and behavioral determinants of health.
posted Mon, 2019-01-14 12:31
New ASA Board members are chosen by nomination of their peers, and each will serve a two-year term to begin April 18, 2019.
posted Tue, 2019-01-08 19:51
As America ages, ensuring that its communities embrace the needs of persons with demen­tia is an emerging challenge crucial to address.
posted Tue, 2019-01-08 19:51
Compared to older adult heterosexuals, LGBTQ older adults are more likely to report higher rates of several chronic conditions associated with dementia.
posted Mon, 2019-01-07 15:23
At AiA, participants attend the open­ing and closing general sessions, the Di­versity Summit and selected workshops and networking events.