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Visiting Someone with Dementia
February 14, 2018 – 3:34 pm | No Comment
Visiting Someone with Dementia

Visiting a loved one that has dementia can be trying, amusing, emotional, and disturbing. And except for the later stages of dementia, it’s hard to predict what kind of visit you’ll have. Here are a …

Friendship and Aging
February 14, 2018 – 3:21 pm | No Comment

People begin to value their time more as they age,” says¬†Geoffrey Greif, Ph.D., a professor at University of Maryland’s School of Social Work and the author of two books on friendship. As social creatures we …

Daily Happiness Tips
February 14, 2018 – 2:38 pm | No Comment

It’s easy in these tumultuous days of political polarization, environmental uncertainty, and personal challenges as we age, to forget that there are small but significant daily practices to help us keep perspective and affirm the …

Aging in Place for How Long?
February 14, 2018 – 2:33 pm | No Comment
Aging in Place for How Long?

Jane E. Brody writes of the rewards of urban living where¬†familiar faces, grocery stores and other services are a walk away. But she also points out that housing in many cities presents numerous challenges that …