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Vacationing in Later Years: 6 Tips That Will Make You a Smarter Traveler

Whether you’re traveling thousands of miles a year, or taking the short occasional trip, there are risks you’ll want to avoid. Here are 6 tips to ensure your next trip is fun and safe.

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: The Senate Health Care Bill

Last week, the Senate released its bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Read our analysis of how it would affect our nation’s seniors.

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Aging in the Right Place

80% of seniors want to age in their own homes. Yet, many may admit that their current home might not be suitable for them for the rest of their lives. How can we help seniors age in the right place for them?

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: How Medicaid Caps Would Impact Seniors

The health care debate is full of buzzwords and technical jargon that can make it hard to understand exactly how proposals would impact real people. Medicaid per capita caps is a good example. Learn how they would impact low-income seniors who depend on the program.

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LGBT Older Adults Run a Higher Risk for These 3 Chronic Conditions

Chronic conditions can be difficult to manage at the best of times, but for many LGBT older adults, unique challenges threaten the healthy aging of a generation.

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