senior citizens

Crime
Police said that a resident of a Vancouver, Washington, senior apartment complex opened fire in the building's lobby. The motive for the shooting is still unclear.
U.S. News
The Washington state couple left behind notes revealing that they could not afford their healthcare expenses.
Videos
These conservative, white senior citizens are telling young people why they shouldn’t go out and vote — in an effort to make sure they do.
Politics
Some activists worry liberals aren’t doing enough to rally older voters.
U.S. News
An alarming photograph shows several women sitting in the murky water but appearing calm.
Weddings
"Not too many people our age get to have a romance."
Videos
Meals on Wheels is more than just feeding the hungry. It can be a lifeline. One that is in danger of losing federal funding under the Trump budget.
Business
Some banks offer checking accounts for older customers that have no monthly fees. Eligibility is often set at age 50, and
Wellness
"Patient centered care" is a term that has become ubiquitous in healthcare policy and strategy documents. Today chronic diseases
Post 50
I finally gave up the concept of being "cool" or being part of the "in" crowd around the same time I received my first AARP
Post 50
As we age, our bodies become more fragile. Osteoarthritic, musculoskeletal, neuropathic, and chronic joint pain are all common and difficult to treat.
Politics
Largely unreported in the negativity of this year's election is how united the American people are over Social Security. New data from Public Policy Polling confirms what multiple other polls have found: Irrespective of age, race, gender, or party affiliation, Americans support expanding, not cutting, Social Security.
Wellness
So now you all know what to expect when you arrive to your tenth decade but that may not be the end other story, as there are more centenarians now than ever before. Ten years from now expect a column on turning one hundred.
Wellness
For any older person experiencing anxiety symptoms, a social support system is critical. Anxiety can feed off itself when
Post 50
We can and should do more to honor our elderly.
Post 50
Hey, let's face it... aging isn't all that it's cracked up to be. How can 40 be the new 30, and 50 be the new 40? Somehow we think the mathematicians are all mixed up. And even better... are they crazy? 60 is the new ... oh forget it.