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March 2018

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posted 03.29.2018
The In Focus Section of the March–April 2018 issue of Aging Today takes on climate change, and its outsized impact on older adults, especially older women. Read More
posted 03.29.2018
Panelists at the 2018 Diversity Summit, titled “A Focus on Diverse Caregivers,” pointed out that there are some within minority communities who eschew the very term caregiver and others who won’t admit to ailments for fear of cultural stigma. Read More
posted 03.29.2018
“The future is already here. These challenges are not just on our doorstep, they have crossed the threshold." Read More
posted 03.28.2018
“Eventually, I do think some words will fall out of use, but some of these are built into the very structure of how we talk about everything: senior citizen discounts, senior centers. There are productive and unproductive associations and they’re all in our heads." Read More
posted 03.27.2018
The panel acknowledged that technology should create solutions to problems, not solutions looking for problems. Read More
posted 03.25.2018
Evidence-based programs for dementia caregiving can help improve the ability of family and friends to assist a loved one with the challenges associated with caring for a person with dementia, and to access helpful resources. Read More
posted 03.22.2018
In the United States, older adults have the highest rates of diabetes of any age group; one-quarter of all adults over the age of 65 have diabetes. Read More
posted 03.22.2018
Appreciative Inquiry provides a method to have these conversations with our feet firmly planted on positive ground and our eyes turned toward the future. Read More
posted 03.22.2018
Creating art changes people who often discover a talent or ability they didn’t know they had, at a time when they are often feeling a loss of abilities. Read More
posted 03.19.2018
CDW Healthcare is at the forefront of helping organizations and individuals leverage technology to support aging in place and improve overall quality of life. Read More

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