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February 27, 2017

The Surrogate Grandparents Facebook Group

Why only use Facebook to find long lost family members when you can use the social network to find a new family? Not blood relatives, but your family of choice….

August 17, 2016

Why Friendship Changes As We Age

friends by more than 20 percent. In that study, close relationships with family had almost no effect on longevity. Making New Friends We asked our experts to share their best…

October 28, 2019

Holiday Survival Guide

is healthy and meaningful. How can you establish your Friend Family? •Reframe your thinking. Open your mind. Family does not mean only one thing. Family is more than biology. Family

January 31, 2013

Got Family? A Simple Way to Share Photos

privately – right to your computer or tablet’s screensaver slideshow. Here’s how it works: Family members can sign up for the service and invite other family and friends via email….

December 11, 2015

The Big Senior Relationship Debate

relationships and has run many workshops on the subject; Walker is a sex educator and speaker with a blog where she discusses sexuality, relationships and sexual health. Our discussions are…

February 6, 2015

Finding Your Roots With DNA Testing

…your family tree. $99. Family Tree DNA – the biggest, best and among the most expensive, according to Legal Genealogist; also, this site’s test uses a cheek swab rather than…

January 2, 2013

Awkward Family Photos

awkwardfamilyphotos.com; apparently as a child, she didn’t much like Christmas at Grandma’s. Here’s another of the site’s contenders for most awkward holiday photo: Awkward Family Photos started about four years…

August 18, 2017

Caring for Campa

not have—a supportive family network. Families like ours realize that this type of care requires patience, heavy-lifting (literally) and resources to keep our family members comfortable and happy. Fortunately, we…

October 29, 2013

Plan Ahead NYC: Modern History and an Aging Family

…50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, “Regular Singing” is the final chapter in Nelson’s Apple Family dramatic cycle, his sleeper-hit saga of an upstate New York clan that is feeling…

February 13, 2019

“Dating, Relationships & Sex After 60” with Hal Spielman and Marc Silbert

Since relationships, dating and intimacy remains one of the most popular topics for our readers, we’re reposting a talk from our archives. This enlightening Planet Talk, recorded live at the…

June 10, 2014

How to Satisfy Your Sexual Needs When Your Old Rulebook Says No

…will be negotiations: commitment to safer sex practices; how much each of you tells the other about your sexual relationships; whether you get involved in casual relationships or have a…

April 13, 2016

How to Deal with Vaginal Atrophy Post-Menopause

…caregiver to an older family member who is on hospice in my home. There’s no time and no opportunity for a relationship. However, I met a man on Facebook through…

September 17, 2014

How to Get Started on Instagram

…register simply means Instagram will collect your Facebook account information (user name, email, etc.). Registering this way will also make it easier for you to connect with friends and family

June 14, 2019

King Lear comes to Senior Planet

…in a stressful situation where family members have conflicting emotions, Doerries notes, “Sometime the character of the Fool can represent the home health attendant, the person outside the family who…

May 8 | 9:00am12:00pm

Brooklyn Family/Friend Caregiver Expo

…about legal, financial and medical resources needed in caring for a family member or a friend and how to care for yourself as a caregiver. Local organizations will be available…