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.
Nov 17, 2012 Anna Mae Franklin, 83, describes how she learned about elder financial abuse the hard way.
Nov 1, 2012 New York is boosting food deliveries to elderly residents stuck in powerless high-rise buildings. Nonprofits are scrambling to help too.
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 20, 2012 Piggy will be headed to paradise, to the home of one listener who took the financially sound advice of a TV dad.
Jul 13, 2012 Learn about the challenges families face when trying to place a parent into an assisted-living facility.
Jul 13, 2012 More long-term marriages are breaking up and a wine habit may benefit older women's bones.