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The 10 best countries to live in for people over 60

The 10 best countries to live in for people over 60

As life expectancy increases, the proportion of adults in their retirement years is expected to grow in all regions of the world. According to recent data, there are approximately 901 million people worldwide who are 60 and over. By 2050, that number will reach 2.1 billion people, or 21.5 percent of the global population.

When Growing Old Is a Blessing

When Growing Old Is a Blessing

In a NY Times article published on March 2, JESSICA BRUDER reviews the book entitled HAPPINESS IS A CHOICE YOU MAKE: Lessons From a Year…

At This Staten Island Restaurant, a Kitchen Run by Grandmas

Just inside the entrance to an Italian restaurant on a recent afternoon in the historic St. George neighborhood on Staten Island, the smell of soy and ponzu masked that of onions and garlic.

The source? A Japanese woman had taken over the kitchen to make gyoza and shrimp dumpling soup.

Sex and the Senior Center

In this short video segment, James Hamblin, editor at The Atlantic, interviews Arlene Hayman, author of Scary Old Sex.  James also ventures to the senior…

Can old age be as exciting as youth?

Can old age be as exciting as youth?

What is the secret to living large in old age? This week Dateline meets a squad of octogenerian Japanese cheerleaders and a famous TV writer challenging assumptions about people in their 90s.