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Facebook, Skype and instant messaging are among technology applications that may lessen depression among seniors, a new study has found.
There are actually a wide variety of financial assistance programs and government benefits that can help seniors in need. But what’s available will depend on income level and area of residence.
It's tempting to stick to the same routine of going to the local playground, taking in a movie or playing in the backyard. Why not try some new experiences this year and go on a family adventure?
A study conducted by the Gerontology Institute at Georgia State University found that the residents of these facilities are often denied their rights to sexual freedom because of a lack of policies and the attitudes of staff and administrators.
A Florida nursing home and rehab center has found a new tool to keep seniors physically and mentally active -- blockbuster smartphone game Pokemon Go.
Summer time is a peak travel season in the U.S., so it’s best to be as prepared as possible – whether it’s going through security checkpoints or making your flight to your vacation destination.
Naps, knitting and nuzzling with the grandchildren — the traditional image of retirement is being challenged by the more than 76 million baby boomers in the United States.
Rockynol residents and guests recently ventured out on a "road trip" to the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum in Cleveland Heights.
Mr. Bob Perkins is the youngest 106 year-old you will ever meet!
Akron's own famed Irish Tenor Patrick Flynn performed to a "sold out" crowd at Rockynol's Virginia Carrell entertainment center.