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Toy Companies Aim More Products At Older Adults

Toy makers are tweaking original classic games or coming out with new ones that embrace an audience that’s been around for a while: people over 65 years old.

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Who Will Care for Older Adults? We’ve Plenty of Know-How but Too Few Specialists

Thirty-five years ago, Jerry Gurwitz was among the first physicians in the United States to be credentialed as a geriatrician — a doctor who specializes in the care of older adults.

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What Happens To Our Memory As We Age

It’s an age-old paradox, as we get older and have more wisdom and life experiences to share, our minds start playing tricks on us, and we find it more difficult to retrieve the information we want.

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Nostalgia Fuels Hype For Adult Barbie Costumes, Fashion Design Expert Says

This Halloween is expected to look a lot like Barbie’s Dreamland. The widely successful summer film’s stars Barbie and Ken have found their way onto the top Halloween costume lists for this year.  In fact, social media has even dubbed the holiday #Barbieween.

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5 Tips To Prevent The Most Common Pickleball Injuries

Pickleball, the game that sounds like it might make for a crunchy sandwich topping, is one of the fastest growing sports in the United States.

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Older Adults Face Extra Hazards In The Heat

When the temperature soars above 90 degrees, most people can stay cool and safe. But for older adults, a few days of hot weather can pose serious health risks.

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