Skyping The Doctor? Poll Shows It's Not Just For The YoungEvery morning, 92-year-old Sidney Kramer wraps a blood pressure cuff around his arm and steps on a scale, and readings of his heart health beam to a team of nurses — and to his daughter's smartphone — miles from his Maryland home.
Drinking Alcohol Better Than Exercise For Living Past 90, Study ClaimsHaving two glasses of wine or beer dropped the chance of premature death by 18 percent, according to the study.
People Over 60 More Content In Life Than Others, Study SaysAccording to a survey conducted by AARP, Americans over the age of 60 were much more content with their lives than all other groups.
Baltimore Officials Announce Resources For SeniorsBaltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Health Commissioner Leana Wen will announce a new initiative to provide resources and information for the city's seniors.
Market-Rate Apartments Come To Stadium PlaceThe $7.2 million Heritage Run at Stadium Place could just be the start for market-rate apartments for seniors on the site of old Memorial Stadium in Baltimore.
Meals On Wheels Face Hard Choices With Funding CutBudget cuts from Congress are forcing some Meals on Wheels providers to slash programs for seniors or shut down completely.
Federal Budget Cuts May Harm The Most VulnerableNonprofit groups in the Washington area say automatic budget cuts from Congress will likely slash services for low-income families, seniors and people with disabilities.
Opinion: Despite Obama Attacks Romney Will Win The Senior VoteObama has been moving the needle with seniors using distorted arguments about Social Security and Medicare. Fortunately for GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney, seniors' top concern is the economy's struggles under Obama and seniors have overwhelming voted Republican in the last two presidential elections.
Seniors, RX Drugs & Driving: A Potential Safety RiskThe AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has issued new warnings for seniors who drive.
Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don't Pay Taxes Remark Is 100% ControversyRomney thought he was talking amongst his teammates in the locker room last May 17 only to find out that there was somebody on the other team hiding behind the lockers. Had he known a member of the other team was lurking back there, he would have chosen his words more carefully and had presented more carefully-chosen data than the data of which he swiftly generalized.
Opinion: Mitt Romney Disdains Half The Country He Wants To Be President OfThe idea that 47 percent of Americans don't have "personal responsibility" or "care for their lives" is shockingly arrogant, even by Mitt Romney's standards.
Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral MathPaul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.