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  • Older Americans Month
    Older Americans Month
    Each May, the nation celebrates Older Americans Month to recognize older Americans for their contributions and also to provide them with information to help keep them active and healthy. This year’s theme is injury prevention - Safe Today....
  • We're Not Done
    We're Not Done
    I never thought much about aging until about a year ago, when I first started seeing wrinkles form around the corners of my eyes and forehead. There were also as grey hairs starting to sprout in my dirty-blonde hair. That’s when it occurred...
  • Until landing a good job in 2012, Mark Simonea now 65, was out of work or underemployed for four years.
    Tips for the age 40+ job seeker
    The economic downturn from the subprime mortgage debacle of 2008 has had a disproportionately serious side effect on “older” workers. For example:• Workers over 45 are unemployed longer than younger workers.• By 2018, the...
  • Jill Zarin
    ‘RHONY’ star Jill Zarin looked in the mirror and discovered wrinkles?
    “The Real Housewives of New York” star Jill Zarin hasn’t been on the show since the fourth season and one can imagine that she has plenty to stay about how the current women of the show are demanding a pay raise to keep filming...
  • Lee Leffingwell
    Austin mayor plans city task force on aging
    Among many traits, Austin is known for its youthful vibe. That vibe stems partly from the fact that the city’s median age is several notches lower than the U.S. average – thanks mostly to the presence of the main campus of the...
  • Breastfeeding Older Children
    Breastfeeding Older Children
    Breastfeeding is best, right? What about when you breastfeed your children more than a few years? It is becoming more common that parents breastfeed their children into adolescence. Most mothers say that breastfeeding past the age of two is wrong,...
  • My Ageless Love
    My Ageless Love
    "Dear Karen, "I know your gonna think I'm weird here but I was wondering do old people still have sex and if so do they get off?"Thanks so much for your email, and yes, I can assure you that we oldies do still get it on!As the...
  • Red lentils are a good protein source.
    Maximizing results from your workouts through proper diet
    You've seen it time and time again; certain individuals coming to the gym pretty consistently, day after day, week after week, even year after year, and their physiques just don't seem to change much. They climb aboard the stationary bike,...
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    Saturday's SEXY Senior
    Graphic by Jim Young, Sr.In case you missed an article.... 80,000 books for sale, most $2 or lessARHME seeks relief on insurance rate hikesHouston VA uses recovery $ for 51 new hiresBuffalo Bayou nears National Heritage tagMayor taps lesbian judge...
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    5-fingered career ended by Botox
    In case you missed an article.... Pasadena robotics team gets magazine cover Houston cop finalist for AMW All-Star Award Local lawmakers pan Obama's NASA speech NASA 'stars' urge Pres to keep Constellation Commentary: America is awake and angry ...
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    Riley Mogford calls for Swingin' Seniors Tuesday
    Graphic courtesy Charlie Golden, www.WizardWeb.orgIn case you missed an article.... ARHME heads to Houston city council TuesdaySandy Scott: From broken neck to broken recordsCommentary: America is awake and angryA better solution than just raising...
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    Sandy Scott: From broken neck to broken records
    Related Articles Commentary: America is awake and angry A better solution than just raising insurance premiums "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it" Swingin' Seniors Square Dance Club April callers Never miss an...
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    Herman Troutman to call for The Swingin' Seniors on Tuesday
    Graphic courtesy Charlie Golden, www.WizardWeb.org In case you missed an article.... Attwood as EdisonHealth Care PollMembers seek to kill special health care exemption for House leadersDems' proposed 'mini-stimulus: 'nothing burger' or 'prime...
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    Attwood as Edison
    Graphic by Jim Young, Sr. In case you missed one.... Health Care Poll Members try to kill special health care exemption for U. S. House leaders Dems' proposed 'mini-stimulus: 'nothing burger' or 'prime beef'? Houston-area seniors worry about...