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Aging Today broadcasts each Tuesday at 3:04 pm on 88.9 WFSU-FM. Sponsored by The Pepper Institute on Aging and Public Policy and the Claude Pepper Center, Aging Today discusses research on the possibilities and challenges of an aging society. Aging Today is also sponsored in part by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.

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September 15, 2020 - Does the nightly news accurately represent the participation of older Americans in social movements?

September 8, 2020 - How common are arbitration clauses in nursing homes’ contracts with residents?

September 1, 2020 - How can older adults avoid social isolation while practicing social distancing?

August 25, 2020 - Why are older adults especially vulnerable to financial exploitation?

August 18, 2020 - How common is elder financial exploitation?

August 11, 2020 - How do nursing homes avoid the spread of infections?

August 4, 2020 - How does age affect criminal behavior and incarceration?

July 28, 2020 - How have nursing home regulations changed over time?

July 21, 2020 - How can older pedestrians avoid injury?

July 14, 2020 - How was “middle-age” invented?

July 7, 2020 - How common are arbitration clauses in nursing homes’ contracts with residents?

June 30, 2020 - How can older adults avoid social isolation while practicing social distancing?

June 23, 2020 - How do nursing homes avoid the spread of infections?

June 16, 2020 - How have nursing home regulations changed over time?

June 9, 2020 - Why are older adults especially vulnerable to financial exploitation?

June 2, 2020 - How common is elder financial exploitation?

May 26, 2020 - How was “middle-age” invented?

May 19, 2020 - How can older pedestrians avoid injury?

May 12, 2020 - How do pets affect our well-being in later life?

May 5, 2020 - How common are arbitration clauses in nursing homes’ contracts with residents?

April 28, 2020 - How can older adults avoid social isolation while practicing social distancing?

April 21, 2020 - Why are older adults especially vulnerable to financial exploitation?

April 14, 2020 - How common is elder financial exploitation?

April 7, 2020 - What are defined benefit retirement plans?

March 31, 2020 - Can we count on having Social Security in the future?

March 24, 2020 - How much income do retirees get from Social Security?

March 17, 2020 - How much does assisted living cost?

March 10, 2020 - Is curiosity a key to healthy aging?

March 3, 2020 - Why is age discrimination hard to prove?

February 25, 2020 - How many people plan for their transition from driving?

February 18, 2020 - Do older drivers have more crashes than younger ones?

February 11, 2020 - Do weather emergencies affect older adults differently?

February 4, 2020 - How can lifestyle habits affect our healthy life expectancy?

January 28, 2020 - Does getting older have to hurt?

January 21, 2020 - What’s the origin of the song Happy Birthday?

January 14, 2020 - When did people start sending birthday cards?

January 7, 2020 - Do older drivers have more crashes than younger ones?

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