The digital universe is bursting with information about older adults, both good and bad. On the one hand, medical researchers are delving into why there is an explosion of seniors suffering from depression and anxiety. And on the other hand, older adults are just about everywhere on headline news, running for president of the United States and possibly even vice-president on the same ground-breaking ticket.
When I consider what advice I would offer my thirty-year old self about growing older, there’s one thing I often forget. And that’s friendship. What comes to mind first when mentoring the much younger me is romance, career, marriage, kids and money.