Right of Way

Right of Way

A reminder to care for each other when we need it most from Scott Sonnon.

90+ Do You Have What It Takes?

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The top 6 things to increase your chances of living into your 90’s. They’re going to surprise you!

Are Baby Boomers Doomed to Irrelevance in the Workplace?

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Steve Kayser shares tips for aging workers.

Assisted Dying Bill Gives the Terminally Ill More Control

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New legislation would not devalue life but would give terminally ill the right to die with dignity.

Dear Sandwiched Man: You Need More Help

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Peter Biro is a member of the “sandwich generation” — raising children while caring for an elderly parent. He hopes what he is learning can help others.

How to Use an Escalator

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Josh Bowman is spending the next couple of weeks offering tips on how to do basic activities (you’re welcome). Today: using an escalator.

Ten Things I’ve Learned From My Zayde

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Josh Bowman takes a moment to remember some of the things he learned from his wonderful Zayde on the ten-year anniversary of his passing.

Beats the Alternative

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What makes it so hard to be old?

“Like it seems like most men here, I fear ‘aging’ more than Death itself.”

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William Harryman, drood, and Jamie Parsons talk about their fears of growing old.

Bingo, Jazz, and Ducks – Another Day in the Nursing Home

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“Why do we think that if you put a random collection of elderly people together, they’d get along?”

“So then the morbidly obese would be best since they die off quicker? People living longer costs more money.”

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These are comments by Mike L and Archy on the post “I Don’t Need to Explain My Fat to You”.

The Elders in Our Lives

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It is said that children are our most valuable resource, and maybe in a country this young and energetic we do like to emphasize the future. But I say, let’s look to those with a past.

Where You Live

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“My mother—68 years old, known for her marble sponge cake and Zen-like bridge skills, a rabid fan of movie musicals—was missing. Missing.” By Andrew Roe

Do Women Have Better Friendships Than Men?

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Some commenters in ‘The New York Times’ think so.

Old Men Like It Rough, and Other OkCupid Trends

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According to OkCupid, the older the man, the more he prefers to get rough in bed.

Drinking Wine With Noah

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As Robert Barsanti cleaned out his hospice-bound father’s junk-ridden apartment, he gave this final toast to the old man.