Baby boomers discuss what you should do when you’re older
One of my favorite things to do these days as an older adult is to travel. My daughter lives in Madrid, and I go there twice a year – once for the end-of-year holidays and again in May to celebrate...
Home Buying Trends: Older Baby Boomers
Using data from the latest Home Buying and Selling Generational Trends Report, this infographic looks at older baby boomer home buyers.
Older baby boomers are creating new living arrangements for themselves
Denmark pioneered the concept in 1972, but the U.S. now has 17 cohousing communities, with 28 more under construction.
Preparing for a nation of 100-year-old baby boomers: Timson
For the first time since Confederation, Canada has more seniors than children in its population.
How Old-Fashioned Are Baby Boomer Shoppers?
Digital tools play a role in boomers' shopping, for research and actual purchases, and according to a new eMarketer report, plenty of boomers are showrooming. However, overall, they tend to be less active digitally than younger consumers.
Baby Boomers: A New Way to Grow Old
Baby boomers aren’t heading for a rocking chair anytime soon. Find out how they’re reworking retirement.
Why Baby Boomers May Never Get Old
Working past retirement age is becoming a new normal. But that isn’t necessarily bad news, just ask the baby boomer crowd.
Baby boomers hitting 65, what's considered old?
Former President George W. Bush and action star Sylvester Stallone — two faces of the baby boomer generation — turn 65 on Wednesday. And though that may be the traditional age of...
Say Good-Bye to the Baby Boomers and Their Old Ways of Forklift Parts Procurement
Did you know: 10,000 baby boomers will retire today – and every day – for the next 10 years? The management and decision-making roles they leave vacant will be filled with the largest group in the U.S. workforce – millennials
We Celebrate Baby Boomers
All the news these days is about Baby Boomers and about how they're changing the face of aging with an in-your-face attitude. Baby Boomers, born between 1946 and 1964, make up a huge demographic, a to...
Baby boomers on a bender: Emerging trends in alcohol binge and use disorders among older adults
Trends of self-reported past-month binge alcohol use and alcohol use disorder were examined among adults age 50 and older. The researchers found significant increases in past-year alcohol use, past-month alcohol use, past-month binge drinking, and alcohol use disorders.
Imperfect endings: Baby boomers are beginning to grasp what it means to grow old in America
Actress Bette Davis once said, “Old age ain’t no place for sissies.” If true, then I may be a sissy
How Wearables Are Revolutionizing Senior Care
Through the years, many of the problems we have faced in senior healthcare have been improved through the power of technology. Wearable devices come in many forms and are a form of technology that …
Nutrition Tips for baby boomers
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Travel Tips for Baby Boomers
The term, travel, involves many types. Some seniors enjoy domestic travel especially road trips and often in their own RV. Those are most often people who have had their recreational vehicle for some time, using it to take summer vacations and occasional long weekend road trips. After retirement, they are well prepared to do some serious travel.
Top Housing Preferences of Baby Boomers
Age is just a number, but it’s also a telltale sign of housing preferences. As home buyers age, their tastes and preferences tend to change to suit new lifestyles. Compared to all home buyers, baby…
How Baby Boomers View Death
Baby boomers are embracing what was once considered a morbid topic without fear. Learn about their approach to death and how they want to be remembered.
Why It Matters: Senior Living Advisors of Colorado
On this edition of Why It Matters, Terri Tucker talks with Danita Nixon, Founder of Senior Living Advisors of Colorado. Senior Living Advisors of Colorado as...
How to Reinvent the Workplace to Satisfy Baby Boomers
Growing numbers of older employees are delaying retirement. They may be motivated to build bigger retirement nest eggs. Often, they feel physically capable of continuing to work for a long time past traditional retirement age. And maintaining an active and purposeful lifestyle can be a strong influence
How Baby Boomers Consume Health Care [Infographic]
From 1946 to 1964, 78 million children were born in the United States. In 2010, these baby boomers made up just over 26% of the American population. Fortunately, dramatic medical improvements in the past 60 years have enabled people to live much longer. Recent studies, however, show that baby boomers are much less healthy than …