Leadership in Aging

posted Mon, 2018-04-09 17:54
Given that age-related vulnerabilities such as diabetes, hypertension, vision or sensory deficits, im­paired mobility, cognitive decline or mental health conditions such as depression or anxiety are more common in late life, policymakers, program managers and care providers should learn optimal prac
posted Mon, 2018-04-09 17:50
Growing levels of inequality are bad news for older adults. Elder poverty rates are already high and growing—even while some smaller groups of older adults continue to do well financially.
posted Mon, 2018-04-09 17:50
Older people also often are living with chronic health conditions and functional limitations that may contribute to frailty and disability. And climate change impacts not only physical health. 
posted Mon, 2018-04-09 16:55
We talk much less about people who were doing fine until they weren’t, people who had career choices, good jobs and decent incomes, until the wheels came off in their late 40s, 50s or 60s.
posted Fri, 2018-04-06 18:15
On March 26, the AARP Foundation sponsored and presented “Innovation for Impact: What We Have Learned?” featuring four experts and entrepreneurs from the Foundation, sharing best practices for ending senior poverty.
posted Mon, 2018-03-19 23:08
CDW Healthcare is at the forefront of helping organizations and individuals leverage technology to support aging in place and improve overall quality of life.
posted Thu, 2018-03-01 19:39
Older adults are more likely to restrict their driving in bad weather, at night, or on high speed roads than their younger counterparts.
posted Thu, 2018-03-01 15:30
A first-generation Asian American employs a duo of paradigms to reflect on aging, identity, and culture.
posted Wed, 2018-02-28 17:52
A major late-life change returns an entrepreneur to her social activism roots.
posted Wed, 2018-02-28 17:25
How one gerontologist’s way of thinking shifted parallel to changes in feminist philosophy and its embrace of intersectionality.