It’s not the “retirement” Joanie Schirm imagined. A family mystery turned into a global quest, a journey of discovery, and a personal transformation into an internationally respected scholar, teacher and author. Her new book is a great read and a powerful reminder of the dangers of human aggression and intolerance and the power of love and compassion.
The more we value experience, the more interested we become in travel. Many people over 50 say they regret not traveling more, and would do it more if they had an extra 30 years. News flash: you do have an extra 30 years. See how travel can charge your spiritual and creative batteries.
Our lives are becoming increasingly non-linear with respect to major life events. We can go to school, change careers, start a new business or pursue a new relationship at any age. So, what’s holding you back? Gear up for what’s next.
If you want to keep moving, then you have to keep moving. That statement sounds simple but it provokes some interesting reactions from many people. So why do we exercise? Why should we exercise? Here are the answers.
Growing Bolder Medical Director Dr. Robert Masson has accepted a challenge to help transform one of the world’s most important medical procedures. Be the Match, the global leader in bone marrow transplantation, challenged Dr. Masson to re-invent the procedure by which bone marrow is harvested and transplanted. They wanted something that was minimally invasive, painless and quick — something that would encourage more donation of life-saving marrow. They came to the right guy.
The global anti-aging market is approaching $200 billion every year — ageism is a profitable business model! But you can fight back against those age-related fears. Wrinkles, gray hair and saggy skin don’t depreciate your value. Here’s more.
Struggling to hold on to the illusion of youth while avoiding the realities of aging is a losing and ultimately, self-destructive effort. We have to accept that we can’t defeat aging, but Growing Bolder isn’t about holding on to youth! The desire for vitality has nothing to do with age. Marc Middleton has more.
Stop conforming to the expectations — and start doing you! The current norm of aging will prevent you from living your life to the fullest. You can make the choice to nurture what makes you unique. Fitting in and pleasing others doesn’t need to be the goal. Let your freak flag fly!
We all talk a lot these days about our healthcare providers — what plans we’re on. But like it or not, the responsibility of our own health and wellness has shifted to self-care, with the patient at the center of the system. Will we need medication? Rehabilitation? Yes. But the day-to-day responsibility of our well-being is ours to bear.
It makes no difference what the question is — love is always the answer! It’s the way forward and the path through. Researchers say that love raises our immunity, reduces our stress and more. And it doesn’t have to be romantic love. Marc Middleton explains (and reveals the two questions that we all ask ourselves before we die).