Latest Ageism Stories

2012-03-08 00:39:23

Children of recent immigrants are more likely to make sick visits to the doctor if their mothers see themselves as targets of ethnic or language-based discrimination, researchers at New York University report in a new study.

2012-01-30 19:15:00

Bill Supports Essential Programs for Growing Baby Boomer Population: Housing, Health Care, Food, Transportation, Job Training, Legal Services Washington, D.C.

2011-12-02 10:00:00

Winners of first-ever ICAA Rebranding Aging awards announced at ICAA 2011. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Goodbye bingo; hello wellness programs,

2011-11-21 08:00:00

Targeting that market could boost sales by more than 50%, says ICAA CEO Colin Milner Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) November 21, 2011 Boomers and their parents

2011-11-01 21:22:00

The population of the EU is becoming older, and an ever smaller number of people have to provide for the ageing population.

2011-10-27 07:00:00

Tablets and eReaders have entered the vocabulary of boomers and seniors – along with smart phones, social networks, and mobile PERS devices.

2011-09-29 23:12:19

Everyone’s a little bit racist, posits the song from the musical Avenue Q.

2011-09-27 13:10:40

America's experts on aging are headed for meetings with their senators and representatives to underscore the needs of the country's senior population, spurred by the first-ever Take Action Week organized by The Gerontological Society of America — the nation's largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.