Work relationships matter. It has taken me 20-plus years to truly appreciate that. Looking back, one relationship that started as a gossamer thread turned into a steel cable taught me more about trust...
Vaccinated seniors report more pandemic fears, isolation than unvaccinated peers, poll finds
Oct 04, 2021
Vaccinated Americans aged 50 years and older are more worried about infection, more likely to practice social distancing, and more likely to describe their mental health as worse, say researchers at the...
Older adults more active when relationships are strong, new study finds
May 14, 2020
Participants who have a strong relationship with a life partner or close friends are more likely to engage in regular physical activity, report investigators.
Partners of optimistic seniors benefit from reduced dementia risk, study finds
Feb 13, 2020
Scientists may have finally confirmed the old saying, “happy wife, happy life.”
Small social networks promote well-being in older adults, say researchers
Nov 09, 2019
The stereotype of older adults as sad and lonely may be well off the mark – at least when they’re compared to their younger counterparts, a new study finds.
How can women prevent bone loss late in life? By finding better friends
Jul 09, 2019
Female residents with poor-quality social relationships may face a higher risk of bone loss, researchers have found.
Love hurts PAC relationships
Feb 15, 2018
When it comes to developing strategic partnerships across the post-acute care spectrum, love can cloud our judgment.
When Father’s Day arrives in December
Dec 08, 2014
I have enjoyed a life largely free of the misfortune that time and circumstance can bring. All things considered, it’s been a pretty good ride so far. But even the most fortunate among us does not...
If you feel like a number now, just wait
Jun 01, 2012
Anne Tumlinson made a startling revelation about hospital discharges during a recent McKnight’s webcast.
LeadingAge gets a 911 call
Apr 24, 2012
You could soak up plenty of what you’d want to hear at a conference Monday at the LeadingAge PEAK Leadership Summit: discussions ranging from leadership and policy to payments.