aging

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

Jed Hammonda year 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 Berniera year 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 years 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 years 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 years 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 years 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 Fawkes2 years 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 Sanders2 years 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 SMITH2 years 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...
ASHLEY SMITH2 years ago
Alzheimer's
I will start writing for this site with a subject that many will worry about. This is losing their memory, losing their mobility, or losing their coordination. I have been caring for people with vario...
Kai Pedersen2 years ago
You Did Look That Young. Here’s How
In thinking a few days ago, I happened to randomly stumble across a thought; An idea to explain the phenomenon of how every time we look at a new group of students or a new age group they seem to look...
Ebony Darkins2 years ago
Getting Older Means You Walk Slower
Age is a loud similarity between us all. I have an age and I’m going to be daring and say you have one too. It’s loud, I suppose, because it’s always there and running about. No matter how much you wi...
Deanne Jensen2 years ago
Transformational Experience
The scariest part of living is passing through phases and changes of growing older. The child grows in a young adult, learning their bodies, developing their ideas, and trying to determine who they ar...
pionic 2 years ago
How A.I. Will Help Us Defeat Aging
What is life all about? Did you ever ask this question? One can be pretty sure that we all have pondered it once in a while. Life has always been the promise of death and once people realized it, they...
Maurice Bernier2 years ago
Death May Be My New Best Friend
I might have too much free time on my hands somewhere. I do make time to write. I shop. I get my car repaired as necessary. I go to church. Somehow, I have too much free time because my finite mind st...
Jonnell B2 years ago
Grand-Daddy Day-Care: Part One
The clock above this table ticks too slow. I know because I’m trying to forget I’m even here. It’s high up on the dirt yellow wall mocking me. The walls aren’t even that high. Fucking clock. “Got any ...
Alex B2 years ago
Senior Strength
Humans are living longer than ever before in history. The unique population structures seen today stem from a decline in mortality and fertility catalyzed by the fast economic growth and healthcare innovation of the twentieth century. Many countries adapted their social support systems to improve the life of the aging group, but a disproportional expansion rate relative to younger adults combined with earlier labor force removal and increased chronic disease risk now strains the public pension s...