January 11, 2019It is high time we throw Ageist Attitudes that portray senior citizens as frail and weak out the window. A proposed law for seniors hopes to empower and protect the rights of the elderly.
January 1, 2019What does retirement mean to you? If you’re thinking rocking chairs, knitting needles and gardening tools, you’re way off. Seniors in their 60s, 70s, 80s and even 90s are ditching stereotypes on what the golden years should be like.
December 28, 2018Everyone stands to gain when retirees join the workforce. Apart from their strong work ethic and reliability, seniors often record lower absenteeism, more job loyalty, eagerness to learn new skills and very strong customer service skills.
December 25, 2018Kirk Douglas is not slowing down at age 102. His actor son, Michael Douglas, recently revealed that the Hollywood legend is savvy with today’s social-media trends and has picked up FaceTime.
November 7, 2018Taking care of our elderly parents is rewarding but it can certainly be demanding, particular for middle agers who are in the sandwich generation and have to care for their children as well.
Caring for an elder loved one also requires different skill sets, depending on the medical and cognition condition of the older person and most...
September 8, 2018Alzheimer’s Disease, the most common form of dementia, is not a “normal” part of aging but a disease involving the progressive loss of brain and nerve cells.
Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t affect just the patients; it also profoundly changes the lives of caregivers and family members who not only have to witness and...