When Bill Booth was a college student, he was driving in his car when another young man literally fell from the sky, landing in the road directly in front of Booth. It was a skydiver, a participant in what was then an experimental and risky sport. Booth picked him up, drove him back to the airport and changed his life forever.
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There is so much uncertainty in all our lives. One effective way to deal with the stress is to tap into your creativity in a whole new way. In this conversation with Growing Bolder, Trevor Strong offers tips, thoughts, advice and even a song.
The state of Florida is creating a whole new way for those in assisted living facilities to connect with their loved ones with the launch of Project: VITAL (Virtual Inclusive Technology for All).
Our friends at Florida Blue Medicare have put together this resource to help you understand more about the signs of depression, and the steps you can take to get help.
How is your heart health? Do you know? Mark Williams nearly died of a heart attack, even though he didn’t think he had any symptoms of heart disease before nearly losing his life. Now he’s sharing what he hopes every person learns from his near-death experience.
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Dr. Bill Thomas is a Harvard-trained geriatrician, renowned for de-institutionalizing nursing homes worldwide. Watch his Launchpad to What’s Next presentation, in its entirety.
Jillian Michaels shares how to jettison the concept of perfection and focus our appreciation on progress.
It is an iconic Christmas classic — still one of the most popular songs on the radio and played at home, even 60 years after it became a hit. And singer Brenda Lee is still Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree, too!
When six time MLB all-star Sam McDowell hit rock bottom with his drinking problem he decided that wouldn’t be let that be the end of his story. Discover how, in many ways, it was actually just the beginning.
At 71 years old, John Komoroske is in the best shape of his life. The best part? He believes you can do it too.
Marc and Molly are a brother and sister who lost both parents to Alzheimer’s disease. They will share a fascinating, heartbreaking and deeply personal story about how their parents deaths were instrumental in transforming their personal and professional lives.
We all mourn our losses in different ways. When Johnnie Dimas, a 95-year-old World War II veteran, lost his wife of 67 years, he went on a journey of discovery, honoring her memory.
In honor of Veterans Day, Art Shaffer recounts his recent tandem jump with 99 year-old, former paratrooper Jim “Pee Wee” Martin.
There’s no question that caregivers are under siege during this pandemic. If you fall in that category, check out these helpful tips for coping with the stress.
Learn how mindfulness changed the lives of Doro Bush Koch (the daughter and sister of two U.S. presidents) and her sister-in-law Tricia Reilly Koch.
Bruce Feiler is the creator of the NBC hit show “Council of Dads.” He shares how his own cancer challenge sparked the idea and what he’s learned about coping with “life quakes.”
If you’ve watched Growing Bolder over the years you know that one of most talented and inspirational team members was Wendy Chioji. Wendy was not only a regular on our programs, she was a good friend and colleague for over 35 years.
Watch this summit to clear some of the confusion around Medicare. Plus, you can download the Growing Bolder Guide to Medicare.
At some point, everyone is touched by caregiving. Join us as we debunk some of the myths surrounding caregiving and share important insights.
Teepa Snow knows how tough caregiving can be. She is one of the world’s leading educators on dementia and the care that’s needed to cope with it.