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US projects doubling of older population-3463

US projects doubling of older population

Population projections are based on assumptions of births, deaths and migration in to or out of a geographic area. For the whole of the United States, between 2012 and 2060, the population ages 65 and older is expected to more than double, from 43.1 million to 92.0 million.

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Planning vacations trumps planning for retireme-3439

Planning vacations trumps planning for retireme

Among 1,000 people ages 25-75 in the United States who answered questions on a telephone survey, ...

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More, shorter leisure trips for boomers-3438

More, shorter leisure trips for boomers

An analysis of data from the US 2009 National Household Travel Survey included the responses of people in the “rest and relaxation/vacation” category.

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Choices in middle age do result in healthy aging-3434

Choices in middle age do result in healthy aging

For an analysis of data from the Whitehall II study, “successful aging” was defined as maintaining the ability to function well with good mobility, cognitive skills, respiratory function and mental health, and no chronic diseases such as diabetes, cancer, heart disease, stroke or disability at age 60 years or older. “Normal aging” meant people who had chronic disease and/or lower scores on functioning and mental health.

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New approaches needed to house an aging population-3428

New approaches needed to house an aging population

Professionals in the active-aging industry are well aware of the challenge of providing services for people who are 75 years and older as well as for the baby boom generation. A new report predicts that governments and private organizations will need to make changes to accommodate the varied needs of the aging population.

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Boomer's and business-3420

Boomer's and business

Among 1,000 Canadians 18 years of age or older who answered questions on an online omnibus survey, 426 were boomers born 1946-1964.

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