“Granny flats” are popping up in backyards across the country, affording Americans a new housing option. Some communities are not happy about it.
An 86-year-old author has a few rules to live by even when the trials of getting older make it easy to complain.
Reforms embedded in the Inflation Reduction Act will bring savings to seniors this year. Already some lawmakers are aiming to repeal the changes.
An uptick hinted at in surveillance data was a mirage, the officials said.
Nearly all Americans over 65 got their initial Covid vaccines. But that immunity is waning, and this time, the government is offering far less support for new shots.
Women over 65 are being screened for cervical cancer in diminishing numbers. But some are reluctant to give up the tests.
The research was conducted in part when older variants of the coronavirus were spreading. Other factors may have influenced the conclusions.
Nearly one million Americans have no immediate family members to provide assistance if needed. The number is expected to grow.
As inflation rises, assisted living and home health aides are becoming more expensive. We want to hear from people who are dealing with this type of financial stress.
In the pandemic’s first year, death rates linked to alcohol and drugs climbed among seniors as lockdowns and isolation spread.