Calling Girls This Word May Seem Harmless — But Why Are Boys Never Called It?
Here's the one word you should strike from your vocabulary today.
What rural communities stand to lose from proposed housing budget cuts
The Trump Administration's proposed cuts and tax reforms could reduce housing availability and affordability in rural communities.
Top 10 Spiritual Practices for Older Adults Living at Retirement or Long-Term Care Communities
By Nancy Gordon For many, spirituality is the core of who they are and their way of being in the world. The following is a list of suggested spiritual practices that can deepen our awareness of the essential spiritual part of life and provide frameworks for navigating aging with grace and zest Practice Breathing — Breathing is something we do without thinking, yet paying attention to our breath brings us to our center while at the same time bringing us to an awareness of our body, the address where our soul lives. Sustained attention to breathing becomes a form of centering prayer or meditation. Even a short period of consciously, slowly breathing in and breathing out reminds us of the gift of having the breath of life and centers us for what lies…
Why Aging at Home Is Getting Easier for Some Families
A new report says that most Medicaid spending for caregiving is now on home and community care rather than nursing homes. That's a welcome change for many.
10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer's
Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer's may be difficult to recognize but when you do see what's happening to your loved one, there are ways to help.
The heartwarming reason why a N.M. boy asked his mom to pack 2 school lunches
Mom packed an extra lunch thinking her son was just hungry, but then she found out the truth
How to transplant a tree
A gardening expert offers tips for digging up a tree, moving it to its new home and re-planting it — all without killing it.
Top 10 List: Lessons From Letterman's Retirement
Here's a Top 10 List of the work lessons we can all learn from David Letterman's retirement.
10 Things That Senior Citizens Never Want You Say To Them
How do we even define a senior citizen? Legally, a person becomes one when they turn 65. That’s when they can start using all of those senior discounts. But not everyone feels like a senior citizen when they turn that arbitrary age. Some folks who have reached 65 might not even want to be called a “senior.”...
Legal marijuana is finally doing what the drug war couldn’t
Black markets can't evade the basic laws of economics.