Blog

    Posted 03.11.2019
    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. Read More
    Posted 03.11.2019
    A look at aging and wellness; universal mobility is transportation for all; and the 2019 ASA award winner lineup. Read More
    Posted 02.26.2019
    Despite public awareness campaigns and other efforts to get people to watch their weight, obesity has taken a significant toll on communities of color and low-income families. Read More
    Posted 02.25.2019
    ASA and Aging Today are pleased to debut a new column, “Aging with Options,” which is sponsored by the AARP Public Policy Institute Read More
    Posted 02.25.2019
    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. Read More
    Posted 02.25.2019
    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. Read More
    Posted 02.22.2019
    Understanding how to prevent and treat a chronic wound is crucial when caring for older adults. Read More
    Posted 02.22.2019
    To stay relevant, organizations need to enhance their level of service to the fast-growing, older demographic. Read More
    Posted 02.22.2019
    It seems lately I am often hearing about the changing landscape of lifelong learning as we come to better understanding the positive impacts of intellectual and creative engagement later in life. Read More
    Posted 02.22.2019
    This is a blog about a small adult learning center scaled for a small rural community and run by a local library. Read More