Aging

Aging is part of life, but it doesn't have to be discouraging. Embrace aging as a reflection of all the wisdom you've accumulated over the years, and look ahead with excitement and joy.
Catherina and her feisty foal named Renaissance.
Pets

A Horse Named Ren Gave Her a Chance to Be Reborn

Catherine Madera’s passion for horses seemed to fade as middle age set in. She began to think that part of her life was over for good…until a feisty foal named Ren came along. Meet Ren below and read the full story here. If you’d like to see more stories like this, check out All Creatures magazine.

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A woman sitting alone on a bench at a park on a crisp Autumn day.
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The Loneliness Epidemic: Serious Long-term Health Risks

Studies show that loneliness has very real physical consequences.

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A grandfather drawing with his grandchild using colored pencils.
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6 Fun Ideas to Bring Children and Older Adults Together

These suggestions will help you grow closer to your grandchildren and decrease loneliness.

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Side view of sad senior man sitting on bed by window in bedroom at home
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Preventing Loneliness As You Age

This helpful infographic illustrates how you or a loved one can combat loneliness.

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A man sitting on a bench under a tree as the sun rises.
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The Loneliness Epidemic: Can Technology Help?

This highly interactive, easy-to-use app helps seniors connect with friends.

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A happy group of senior adults
Living Longer, Living Better

5 Tips to Prevent Loneliness and Find Community as You Age

Judy Ryan, Ph.D., former president and CEO of the Good Samaritan Society, offers advice for leading a well-balanced life in your golden years.

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Jerry and Hope found new romance in their eighties
Living Longer, Living Better

Two Seniors Learn It's Never Too Late to Find Love Again

Having lost their spouses of 50+ years, neither Jerry nor Hope were looking to marry again—but  romance found them, anyway.

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Happy multi-generation family preparing food in kitchen at home
Caregiving

The Facts About 8 Common Alzheimer’s Myths

We talk to two leading names in the Alzheimer’s research community on the most common myths about the disease, and what they wish people knew.

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Summer greens
Living Longer, Living Better

Get to Know—and Love—Your Summer Greens

Knowing which leaf is which can guide you through the farmer’s market—and to a tastier dinner plate.

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An ethnic senior woman smiles while kayaking with her husband.
Living Longer, Living Better

'The Happiness Curve' Proves Life Gets Better After 50

What mid-life crisis? Author Jonathan Rauch shares the surprising science he uncovered while writing his new book.

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