5 Reasons Elder People Need Pets

Pet cats, dogs, birds and fish may be the smallest members of our households, but they claim a big place in our hearts. Our furry, feathered and scaly friends provide unconditional companionship, regardless of our current employment status, physical ability or age.


"79% of pet owners find it comforting to be with their pet when things go wrong, and 91% feel very close to their pet...58% of pet owners said they got to know people and made friends through having Read more...


5 Best places to visit in India after retirement



Taj Mahal


Standing majestically on the banks of River Yamuna, the Taj Mahal is synonymous to love and romance. The name "Taj Mahal" was derived from the name of Shah J Read more...


Adult Health Facts

Eat Plenty of Fruits and Vegetables



You've probably heard it all your life—fruits, vegetables, and legumes are good for you, and it's important to eat them every day.


But it helps to know why. Fruits, vegetables, and legumes (dry beans and peas) may reduce the risk of several chronic diseases. Compared to people who eat few fruits, vegetables, and legumes, people who eat higher amounts as par Read more...


Re-Thinking Retirement

Learning how to be rich in openness is what retirement is for


What does it mean to retire besides leaving your job? What do you do when you don’t have to do anything? How do you think of yourself once you’re a “senior citizen”? Should society re-conceptualize this stage of life?

I have a personal interest in the question. I’m 69 and will be 70 next month. When I retired from my job in 2012, the obvious stared me clearly in the Read more...


Summеr Can Bе a Dаngеrоuѕ Timе: Lifеѕtуlе Guidе Fоr Senior

Whеn thе wеаthеr gets hot, ѕеniоrѕ are рrоnе to ѕоmе оf thе ѕаmе dаngеrѕ аѕ children. Likе сhildrеn, they have much more ѕеnѕitivе body rеасtiоnѕ tо сhаngеѕ in wеаthеr соnditiоnѕ. It'ѕ nоt widely knоwn thаt a simple air-conditioner саn bе a threat tо seniors health. The air-conditioner in and оf itѕеlf is nоt the thrеаt. It'ѕ thе роѕѕibilitу оf a poorly mаintаinеd unit being in thе hоmе thаt саn cause рr Read more...