1. What older bloggers think and do and feel: a super-summary of survey results

Cartoon about the feelings of older bloggers: companionship, purpose, confidence and happiness

It’s official: here’s a snapshot of the results of our older bloggers survey. Yes, older bloggers do gain mental, emotional and social benefits from blogging, and yes, some do have problems with usability and accessibility. Mental benefits: 75% of respondents agreed that blogging “gives me something new to think about”, and 19% made comments similar … Continue reading 1. What older bloggers think and do and feel: a super-summary of survey results

Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2015: we know how to lower the risk, so why don’t we?

In which five tips for minimizing the risk of Alzheimer's are shared and ignored by the people most in need, although it's never too late to benefit. For years now, research into Alzheimer’s disease has had a clear theme: Change your lifestyle to protect your brain. In July 2015, the Alzheimer's Association held its international conference in Washington … Continue reading Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2015: we know how to lower the risk, so why don’t we?