Middle-Aged Love: Is It For Real or Just ‘Fantasy Island’?

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Can a 50-something-old man find that romantic partner in life? Of course! Consider the question, though.

Coming of Age

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Bob Marrow proves that old age is not a period of decline.

Soldier, Athlete, Artist: The Sunny Side of Mr. Creo

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‘I’m losing a little, but I’m using everything I’ve got,’ says the 90-year-old artist Leonard Creo, for whom old age means working harder to achieve less than what he was used to doing before.

Research Shows Old Age is Getting Younger All the Time

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The life expectancy of a child born in a wealthy country today could well be 100 years. By the end of the century, the populations of many of those countries could have median ages above 65.

A Son’s Vigil

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Allan Ishac spent his childhood fearing his father would die.

What If We Treated Our Minds the Way We Treat Our Bodies

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Ty Phillips challenges us to spend time each day reflecting instead of looking in the mirror or the camera lens.

A Dad Decides His 47 Candle Cake is Lying and Looks at Life Differently Instead

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Sean Liddle’s cake will be ablaze this year, but rather than making him feel old, it has given him new resolve. Here’s how.

The 5 Best Ways to Age Gracefully

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The best way to age with grace is to become more graceful about aging.

Taking the Right Precautions for a Family Member With Dementia

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Modifications help create a home environment that’s safe and supportive.

How This Sixty-Two-Year-Old Man Became a Young Mom

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“Our shared experience of vulnerability erases the age and gender differences between the young mothers and me.”

The Pressure to Partner

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There is a decidedly frustrating “pressure to partner” that exists in nearly every generation. Christian M. Lyons declares that it ‘ain’t necessarily so.’

Habitual Anger: What Is Your Go-To Response?

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Anger sometimes becomes our response when we don’t understand something. Christian Lyons provides guidance on how to change this emotional habit.

A Perception of Age: Age and Gender Bias in Modern Society

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Gender and age bias continue to plague us in every day society. Here’s what we can do to make sure we’re being presented in the best possible way…every day.

We Are The Men: On Aging and Change in the 21st Century

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Men of a certain age face the future in different ways. Are we doing a disservice to younger generations by refusing to participate?

The Bet

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Like many great poems, Mike Crossley’s piece about a father’s playful challenge to his son can be understood in many ways.

How Old Would You Be If You Didn’t Know How Old You Are?

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Some of us want to live forever, some of us will be happy if we make it to 80, but I would bet that none of us want to live without a decent quality of life. How are we going to get it? We have an opportunity every morning we get out of bed to stop, take a breath of fresh air and realize we’re lucky to be alive. Keep the attitude of gratitude, it always helps.