Articles on Aging - Page 4

Caring for an Elder Parent

A combination of trends is sparking heightened interest in generational issues. For one thing, people are simply living longer due to advances in medicine and preventive health. It’s more...
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Book Review: Mortal Bonds

Losing one parent is devastating. But losing both parents within 13 days of each other? In his eBook memoir, Mortal Bonds, John Tsilimparis recounts his parents’ difficult deaths, his...
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Can Surrendering Be Brave?

When trials and tribulations inevitably occur, we tend to want to fight them. According to our society and our customs, fighting tooth and nail against adversity is the brave...
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Medications for Seniors

Persons over the age of 65 make up over 14 percent of the population of the United States, but they receive more than 35 percent of prescriptions filled. As...
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