Learning To Advance The Positives Of Aging

By Judith Graham What can be done about negative stereotypes that portray older adults as out-of-touch, useless, feeble, incompetent, pitiful and irrelevant? From late-night TV comedy shows where supposedly clueless older people are the butt of jokes to ads for anti-aging creams equating youth with beauty and wrinkles with decay, harsh and unflattering images shape … Continue reading Learning To Advance The Positives Of Aging

Mental Health Of Transgender People Is Under Stress, Study Finds

By Anna Gorman Diana Feliz Oliva, a 45-year-old transgender woman who grew up outside Fresno, Calif., remembers being bullied when she was younger and feeling confused about her gender identity. She was depressed and fearful about being found out, and she prayed every night for God to take her while she slept. “I was living … Continue reading Mental Health Of Transgender People Is Under Stress, Study Finds