Dec 5, 2013 The Gross Domestic Product doesn’t count volunteer work at all, and that includes unpaid care-giving for a sick loved one. But with such high costs for elderly home care, there’s often no alternative, as Marketplace’s Chris Farrell says.
Sep 19, 2013 The tech giant aims to study the biology behind the process of aging.
Aug 16, 2013 Sorting out your financial relationship with your parents can be more crucial than you think.
Aug 15, 2013 Estee Lauder began marketing makeup to minorities in the U.S. during the recession, launching its M.A.C. stores. Now that line is the biggest selling makeup in several countries.
Dec 25, 2012 Sweden has taken giant steps when it comes to heath care. With one of the oldest populations and highest life expectancies in the world, the Scandinavian nation is using new medical technology to care for its aging citizens.
Oct 19, 2012 Appearing to look better than others in your age group could be seen as a blessing or a very expensive curse.
Sep 28, 2012 It seems like there's a new warning every week about our aging population and what it means for government entitlement programs, among other things. Marketplace's Chris Farrell is here to separate fact from fiction.
Sep 13, 2012 Anti-aging creams are a growing share of the cosmetics market, but the FDA warns that if companies claim pharmaceutical benefits from their products, the FDA will review them as drugs.
Jul 13, 2012 More long-term marriages are breaking up and a wine habit may benefit older women's bones.