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Some even admitted they enjoyed the times when a bunch of them got together just to complain. In fact, they get together every month just to do that. It's called reliving the good ol' days. Read more

Prime Living

These infinitesimally small nanoparticles can be programmed to deliver drugs to dissolve blood clots, repair damaged brain tissue, destroy viruses, and aid in the early diagnosis of cancers, infections, and diseases. Read more

Prime Living

There are 1.5 million older adults that are now 60 years old and older in Massachusetts. By 2020, they will make up 24% of the state's population. By 2035, older adults will make up almost 35% of the population. Read more

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The amount withheld from the employee is not excluded from wages for purposes of taxation and is therefore “taxed” money. The amount contributed by the employer is not includible in income and is therefore not taxed. Read more

Prime Times

The passage of time has taught me the value of the moments, and every day brings small pleasures worth savoring. The moments in our lives every day with the people, the children, the pets are fleeting, priceless in their value, and irreplaceable. Read more

The Insider

If you’re looking to feel young again, stop by one of the many colleges in our area. You can spend some time in a library, go to an art gallery, take in a lecture, enjoy music, or experience theater. Read more

Prime Times

Sometimes I will be out shopping or out to dinner, and I will see a woman that reminds me of my mother. I will stare or follow for a few moments unabashedly trying to picture my mother as she would have been in her seventies and eighties. Read more

Good Times

Short-term nursing and/or rehabilitative plans help folks get back on their feet Read more

Prime Times

If the total of your taxable pensions, wages, interest, dividends, and other taxable income, plus any tax-exempt interest income, plus half of your Social Security benefits are more than a base amount, some of your benefits will be taxable. Read more

Prime Times

A few minutes of visual disturbance, sudden muscle weakness on one side, speech difficulty or disorientation could be symptoms of a TIA – and an alarm bell that a major stroke might be on the way. But because TIA symptoms clear up within minutes... Read more

Prime Season

With the baby boomers not having as many children as the generation before them, there will be less people to care for the boomers when they get old. ...“world is in for a rude awakening” when it comes to senior care. Read more

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The meals prepared at care facilities along the South Coast are winning prizes and awards, with menus distinguished by their imagination and innovation. Read more

Prime Times

Education, jobs, housing, good income, new marriages… the inevitable began to happen, in unprecedented numbers: babies. Thousands of babies. Then millions of babies. Read more

Prime Times

One of the more evident changes centers around technology. Baby Boomers grew up with dial phones and stamped letters, because long-distance phone calls were expensive. Read more

The Insider

As much as you love your kids, a grandchild is an amazing gift. You get to play with them, and send them home. Read more

Prime Times

Senior centers are free, as are most of their activities. Some activities require a small fee. They mostly rely on financial support from federal, state, local, and private sources. Read more

Prime Times

Perhaps you never learned to swim and realize that now is the time! Perhaps you have always been interested in art, and would like to learn more about art history and how it has affected contemporary artists. Read more

Prime Times

Okay – so you’re at the tipping point of being “over-the-hill,” in one way or another, and you’re none too happy about that. But it is what it is, my friend, so you may as well enjoy the trip. Read more

Prime Times

When you’re in your 60s, you do no gut sucking or chest puffing, you just stand and let it all hang out, look at the girl and think “Dammit, she’s young enough to be my granddaughter.” Read more

Good Times

Years ago, the idea for Gifts to Give stemmed from Jim’s reflection on what the legacy of his generation might be. “When I was a student,” Jim muses, “We went to the moon. Seriously. We actually put two guys in a tube and shot them into outer space. Read more

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