Aging

Aging is part of life, but it doesn't have to be discouraging. Embrace aging as a reflection of all the wisdom you've accumulated over the years, and look ahead with excitement and joy.
The meaning of the last words of the dying.
Life After Death

The Words of the Dying–Part 1

Her father's death moves a linguist to explore the meaning of the mysterious final words of the dying.

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Good Nutrition is the Best Medicine for Aging Adults
Aging Parents

Good Nutrition is the Best Medicine for Aging Adults

A dietitian and nutrition therapist reminds us that good nutrition, exercise and companionship can be the best form of preventative medicine for seniors.

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7 Tips to Help Boomers Talk with Older Loved Ones
Advice for Caregivers

7 Tips to Help Boomers Talk with Older Loved Ones

Many of us have experienced difficulty in discussing sensitive issues with older parents and grandparents as we care for them. Here are seven tips for keeping open the lines of communication.

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Advice and comfort for stressed out caregivers.
Complementary Booklets

The ABC’s for Caregivers

How to find spiritual and emotional rewards from a demanding and sometimes overwhelming task

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Soul mates who cannot part in life or in death, who are always in love.
Marriage

The Mysterious Ways of Love and Death

Our December/January issue investigates the phenomenon of soul mates who can’t live apart.

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Guideposts blogger Michelle Cox wishes a Happy 90th Birthday to a beloved aunt.
Family

Happy 90th Birthday to a Beloved Aunt

A tribute to a wise, funny woman who has set a fine example for her family.

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Comfort Someone with a Hug Today
Caregiving

Comfort Someone with a Hug Today

A vital senior care plan always includes affection–and hugs are at the top of that list.

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Hands at prayer.
Family

Praying for Our Families

A beautiful tribute to a prayer warrior grandmother.

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Time to Heal from Depression
Stories of Hope for Caregivers

Time to Heal from Depression

Depression. It’s a hidden problem for the aging. How one daughter stepped in to save her mother

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Memories and photos. Thinkstock.
Managing Life Changes

The Blessings of Age

Good memories are a blessing, a gift to sweeten our lives the older we grow.

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