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 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 23:21
Over the past several years as natural disasters have appeared to increase, NCBAM began to research how to help older adults be better prepared for emergencies.
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 Fri, 2019-02-22 14:48
Might there be coalitions based on social needs rather than age-based preferences?