This week's articles on aging.

This is a collection of recent articles on the science and experience of aging. Don’t skip the one on the health benefits of sex for seniors.

I am an Associate Marriage & Family Therapist in Corte Madera California. I specialize in doing therapy with seniors and senior couples. I hope you enjoy these articles and find them useful. Leave a comment below and let me know what you think. Jacob

Aging in America
Aging in America
Therapy for seniors, helping older adults and couples navigate the physical and emotional challenges of aging
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Monday, Jan. 7, 2019
Managing Money Problems in Alzheimer's Disease
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thumbnail People with Alzheimer’s disease often have problems managing their money. In fact, money problems may be one of the first noticeable signs of the disease. Early on, a person with Alzheimer’s may be a…
An ageing workforce isn't a burden. It's an opportunity
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thumbnail Our world is changing constantly and at an increasingly rapid pace. We’re at a unique time in our history when increased longevity is converging with unprecedented technological innovation to disrupt…
Your Attitude About Aging Can Affect How You Age
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thumbnail It is widely accepted that a healthy diet, exercise and regularly challenging your brain can decrease the odds for developing dementia. A growing body of research also shows that the way we think abo…
The Science of Healthy Aging
magazine­.columbia­.edu - Shared by CSS at Columbia
thumbnail We know the US population is aging. Can you give us a little perspective on this demographic shift? Today, 15 percent of all Americans are sixty-five or older, and by 2030 that number will reach 20 p…
Brain Health Not Affected by Major Heart Surgery
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New study offers important and novel way to look at ‘old problem’ of cognitive dysfunction CHICAGO (December 18, 2018)—Patients who undergo heart surgery do not experience major memory changes—either…
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