Issues in Aging
- Older Artists Keep Creating and Growing by Mary Jacobs - Opera star Plácido Domingo made his name as a tenor. ...But now, at age 77, Domingo is a baritone.
Blog of the Week
- Mom’s Bridge Club by Pepper Evans - Lately I'm reading a surprising number of memoirs written by adult children about their experiences with their parent(s) as they age. I find myself identifying so often with the authors' stories.
Will Juárez and Mexico be an escape valve for the US health care crisis?
Kent Paterson examines the complicated business of Mexican medical tourism.
Kaiser Health News
Doctors give Medicare’s proposal to pay for telemedicine poor prognosis
A Trump administration proposal would pay doctors to conduct five-minute “check-in” phone conversations with patients, but physicians say they already do this—for free.
SCF Editors Recommend
The comforting fictions of dementia care
Can nostalgic facades and props help reduce a person’s anger, fear and misery, by conjuring feelings of yesteryear and well-being?