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New! The Inner Game of Aging Podcast Series – Preview

Things have been quiet on the pages of the Growth-works site with good reason. There are several new efforts starting up, all taking time and attention away from such things as cleaning my office, paying my bills, fixing my cars, called my … Continue reading

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NAA-E4-Medicare: All you really need to know

Episode Release Date: February 17, 2016 Growth-works is pleased to release the 4th episode of New Age Aging covering the Medicare federal health insurance program. If you are within 2 years of medicare enrollment, you must not miss the information in … Continue reading

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New Paradigms for Aging? Role Models Needed

I like to explore new things. This probably comes from spending 30 years involved with technology. Take cell phones, for example. I am always looking for the newest, coolest, fastest, etc. My smartphone has become my constant companion with a … Continue reading

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Can We Change the Future of Aging?

The other day, on a beautiful morning, I was walking along a nearby shore and decided to engage a couple taking a short rest from their morning walk. “Hi”, I said. “I wonder if I can get you to take … Continue reading

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ARX Omni: High-Tech Strength Training

In recent years strength training has taken its proper place as an important element of overall fitness. Recent research has glorified strength training as necessary for all ages from the young to the elderly. Indeed, trainers now recommend that more … Continue reading

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NAA-E3: Dating after 60

Episode Release Date: September 16th, 2015 Growth-Works is pleased to release the 3rd episode of New Age Aging. This episode gives a broad view of what dating for older people might be like and how to begin this journey in a … Continue reading

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Ageism: Clouding Up a Beautiful Sunset

Lessons from the Circle of Life There was something very disturbing happening within me as I watched my father grow older and older.  Twenty two years ago, I didn’t know myself then as well as I do now. So, at … Continue reading

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NAA-E2: Volunteerism and the older adult

Episode release date: April 22, 2015 This episode of New Age Aging explores what it means for older adults to volunteer their time and skills for the benefit of others, and/or to promote a passion or cause. The discussion and … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking: A Natural Resource

Let me open up here with a quick story. Although I write this story in the first person, the story is heavily modified from a story told to me many years ago. I used to love the way my wife … Continue reading

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NAA-E1: Assistive Technology- Supporting the older generations

Episode release date: 12/31/2014 This episode of New Age Aging features a closer look at how technological advances are being employed to assist the older generations.  Assistive Technology is an expanding field using technology to address the day-to-day living issues … Continue reading

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