aging

Aging with grace and beauty. Embrace age with aging advice, tips, and tricks.

Andrea Dawson19 hours ago
Knowing Who Needs In-Home Care Assistance
Living at home is something very important to seniors. They enjoy being in the comfort of their own home, and it is important to give them the opportunity to live there as long as possible. That feeli...
Keegan Gray4 days ago
20-Something
Genuine question: When do you know when you have 'grown up?' Is it when you're allowed to join the army and vote at 18? Is it when you're allowed to legally drink at 21 and stop using that fake ID you...
Jasmine Becker5 days ago
Nostalgia, Memory, Dementia
Why do babies cry? They’ve been fed, changed, well rested, and loved. What else could they possibly want? Perhaps they are just sad. Perhaps they are dwelling on a memory that brings them sadness. Why...
Danica Shardae12 days ago
Missing My Childhood
As an adult who works and sleeps and basically does nothing else, I have come to the conclusion, at 24, that "adulting" sucks, and I want my money back. If only it were that easy!! I would love to go ...
Wasted Time Is the Forebearer of Regret and Death Anxiety
I hear people utter the same phrases every December 31: “It all went by so fast” or “Where did the time go?” Then there are those who question the whereabouts of the last 10 or 20 years, suggesting ti...
Why I Want to Live to Be 120
Longevity is influenced by lifestyle. If you don’t smoke, don’t drink, and don’t expose yourself to drugs or harsh chemicals, you might just live until old age or beyond. The United States has a very ...
Nikki Gaskinsa month ago
Author's 105-Year-Old Grandmother Serves as Inspiration for Book on Healthy Living
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS—In his debut book, 15 Steps to Healthy Living, author Dr. Gordon Fimreite combines his vast knowledge on health and wellness with insights from his grandmother to introduce strategie...
Carly Polay2 months ago
Too Young, Yet Too Old
College is the best and worst time of your life. I'm not saying college sucks—because that is just a straight up lie. We have little to no responsibility, party at unacceptable times, and just have to...
Jed Hammond2 months ago
Change
Change. Change can be a very big thing for a lot of us growing up, even when you're "grown" what do you do? Where do you go? When and old skin no longer fits what can you wear? Well? I find that we gr...
Death Comes for Us All
Death. Dying. It affects us all in some way or another and will someday come for us as well. I guess I am an odd sort in that I have an interest in reading about the dying process, what may happen aft...
Maurice Bernier2 months ago
Why Should I Bother Anymore?
Why should I bother? I am NOT Superman! Now that I got that out of the way, I can continue writing my article. Why did I start off like this? Did anyone actually confuse me for the Man of Steel? Nope,...
Hazel Bridges2 months ago
Healthy Gifts for Seniors this Holiday Season
Buying gifts for the family can be nerve-wracking. You really don’t want to buy them something they won’t like or use, but you don’t want to be generic and just get them a gift card. When thinking of ...
Maurice Bernier2 months ago
Sunrise! Sunset!
There is an old roadway tune from the musical called Fiddler on the Roof. I am not going to get into the entire play, but it has always found me drawn to one of its tunes, "Sunrise! Sunset!" Little di...
Samantha M2 months ago
Insert Laughter Here
"I want to be a veterinarian when I grow up!" Cat dies at age 7, at which point you realize you cannot emotionally handle losing animals. "I want to be a police officer!" The tragedy of 9/11 occurs at...
Jus L'amore2 months ago
5 Problems I Never Expected in My Thirties
We all know I suffer from P.P.S. (Peter Pan Syndrome) but even so, I have never denied the inevitable. The fact that as time goes on and I grow older, everything changes. Not just my skin and body but...
Cait Fawkes3 months ago
The Q1 Identity Crisis
I can’t think of anyone I know who hasn’t found their 20s to be a tumultuous tidraid of decisions that have ultimately left them feeling uncertain or unfulfilled by the direction their life is taking....
Nina Sanders3 months ago
The Secrets to Staying Young and Beautiful
Aging is a natural and inevitable process. However, aging gracefully doesn’t have to mean sitting back and enjoying the ride without trying to slow it down. There are still many things you can do to k...
ASHLEY SMITH4 months ago
Mid-Life Question
I have a seemingly easy question, unfortunately it has a hundred different answers depending on who you ask. Define old age, middle age, and being young? There are many factors to incorporate, many pa...