senior citizens

Elderly couple found dead buried under snow

An elderly couple that had been buried in snow in Arizona for an indeterminable amount of time was found dead on Friday, according to a statement from the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office.

Dutch pension system faces cuts

Record low interest rates are forcing the world's best pension system to take drastic action aimed at staving off cuts to payouts that were once unthinkable.

EEOC: Employers illegally used Facebook ads for gender, age bias

Seven employers, including Capital One and car rental company Enterprise, violated federal law when they used Facebook ads to exclude workers based on their age, gender or both, according to rulings from the federal agency that enforces laws prohibiting workplace discrimination.

10 essential health tips for seniors

May 29 is National Senior Health & Fitness Day. In the last census baby boomers, those 65 and older, accounted for 13% of the population. This age group grew at a faster rate than the population under age 45, and it's clear that the US is an aging population. In fact, boomers will number 78 million by 2030. Website parentgiving.com has 10 easy health tips for seniors to help baby boomers live longer and thrive.