There is a growing epidemic of elder poverty. Almost all of us are vulnerable. Financial planner and Woman’s Worth® president Jeannette Bajalia reveals the deeply personal reason she has made it her life’s mission to help women secure their future.
Amy O’Rourke is one of America’s top advocates for caregivers and families, and in this The Art of Caregiving Minute, she offers advice for adult children who try to make everything perfect for their aging parents. Here’s a secret: it’s going to be messy and that’s OK!
Is your house holding you back from what you really want to be doing? Paul Henderson, a real estate agent who specializes in the needs of seniors, offers advice for living a life of freedom, not one tied to endless chores and repairs.
Step inside one of the most unique clubs in the world. All of its members are experiencing some form of early memory impairment and they’re doing something about it. See how they’re learning to celebrate capabilities and learning that even though life may be different, it can still be a wonderful life.
Addiction nearly stole former pro wrestler Marc Mero’s life, but now he’s reclaimed it. See how the former Johnny B. Badd is sharing his good news with kids, teaching them real-world lessons about life, bad influences and the unconditional love of parents.
Ann Kahl is the kind of friend we all need. She’s an encouraging, supportive and inspirational pied piper of health and fitness who believes we’re all over-medicated and under-trained. She’ll do just about anything to help anyone live a healthier and more active life. And oh yeah, she just happens to be 87 years old.
In this episode of Surviving & Thriving, meet a renowned artist in his mid-90s who still paints every day. Find out why he has no plans of living his final years quietly. Plus, a former soldier explains how his wartime experiences in Iraq inspired him to enroll in med school — in his 40s!
What happens when an athlete who is mostly non-verbal or very shy comes alive in front of the camera? Magic. Step inside the studio for a day of media training with Special Olympians, and find out how you can help their dreams come true.
Forget bucket lists. Longtime Habitat for Humanity volunteer Martha Cole is just as passionate about building a better world as she is about seeing the world. That doesn’t mean she hasn’t done some pretty amazing things, too. She explains why she believes living a life of balance is the best gift you can give yourself and society.
Find out how one man has evolved from a college dropout to enlisting in the Army and becoming an Army chaplain’s assistant on the frontlines of the war in Iraq to his current life: a husband, father of two and first-year med student — at the age of 40.