Smash the Stereotypes of Aging

Smash the Stereotypes of Aging

An important new book tells business and consumers what to expect during the silver tsunami… Joseph Coughlin is a man you want on your side. He is one of the world’s formost experts on aging and the founder and director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s...
What’s Ailing You?

What’s Ailing You?

UNDER-THE- WEATHER MAN (aka the common cold): WHAT IT FEELS LIKE: A sore throat and runny nose, followed by up to 10 days of coughing and sneezing. IT COULD BE: A common cold—basically a viral infection that’s spread through the air, from shaking hands or by touching...
How to Avoid the Financial Pitfalls of Care Giving

How to Avoid the Financial Pitfalls of Care Giving

(Be considerate but smart in protecting your own money) When you fly as much as I do, you can recite the safety briefing by heart, especially the part about putting on your own oxygen mask before you help anyone else. The same sort of warning should be given to the 43...
ALCOHOL ABUSE SOARS FOR OLDER AMERICANS

ALCOHOL ABUSE SOARS FOR OLDER AMERICANS

New Study suggests a ‘public health crisis’ Adult drinking in the U.S. has become a “public health crisis” in the past decade, with the steepest rise among those 65 and over, according to a recent federal study. The increase in alcohol use, in high-risk drinking...
Buckeye Pie

Buckeye Pie

Yield 12 Servings This pie version of buckeye balls candy has a chocolate wafer crust, a sweet and creamy peanut butter filling, and is covered with a chocolate ganache. Ingredients 1 cup crushed chocolate graham crackers (about 10 crackers) 2 tablespoons packed dark...
NEW HOPE AT STAGE 4

NEW HOPE AT STAGE 4

Pioneering drugs that remedy once-intractable diseases; clever products that make everyday living easier for people with injury or illness; innovative technologies that provide relief at a touch of a button—by all measures, 2017 has been a year of astounding health...