Amazingly, there are more than 70 million people in the US who are grandparents, the most in our history! We’d call that a bonafide grandparent boom! It shouldn’t be surprising, though, because it makes sense. With the population of older adults growing, there are more who can call themselves grandparents (or even great-grandparents). Many agree … Read moreGrandparent Boom: Help Them Keep in Touch — Family Caregiver Quick Tip
Getting older doesn’t mean what it once did. For many aging Americans, it is a phase of life where interests, goals, and dreams can get a new or second start. Today, aging is about eliminating outdated perceptions and living the way that suits you best. Since 1963, Older Americans Month (OAM) has been a time … Read moreOlder Americans Month 17: How Will Your Senior Age Out Loud?
People have long sought the ability to see the future by gazing into a crystal ball. That ability is now a reality — for some aspects of our lives, at least. Preventing chronic diseases and declining abilities as we age is very important for family caregivers but we don’t always know exactly what we should do … Read moreWould Genetic Testing Results Motivate You to Make Changes?