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Study: 28 Million Baby Boomers To Develop Alzheimer's Disease by 2050The numbers behind Alzheimer's disease will climb dramatically in coming years, according to a new study.
Social Security Offices Closing, Baby Boomers Forced Online For Help Even as millions of baby boomers approach retirement, the Social Security Administration has been closing dozens of field offices, forcing more and more seniors to seek help online instead of in person, according to a congressional report being released Wednesday.
Quiz: How Much of a Millennial Are You?Do you prefer reading the newspaper or playing video games in your spare time? Are you more likely to send a text message if you want to talk to someone, or do you prefer to call?
Study: Millennials Forging Optimistic Future Despite Failing Financial BehaviorYoung American adults, Millennials, are forging their own optimistic way into adulthood through a detachment to politics and religion, distrust of others, and low levels of financial literacy.
Book: Share Of US Workers 55 And Older Expected To Continue GrowingTom Edwards grew up in a family that's been cutting trees and hauling timber in the Pacific Northwest for more than a century. The Spanaway, Wash., resident says he has worked as a logger since he was a kid — it's just what an able-bodied youngster was expected to do.
Retirement Unlikely For Many Blue-Collar AmericansTom Edwards grew up in a family that's been cutting trees and hauling timber in the Pacific Northwest for more than a century. The Spanaway, Wash., resident says he has worked as a logger since he was a kid — it's just what an able-bodied youngster was expected to do.
Slopes' Changing Demographics: More Senior Skiers If you've walked into a ski lodge the past few years, likely as not you've seen tables filled with gray-haired skiers wearing sweaters so old they're back in style.
Ryan Strikes Collaborative Tone In Opening TalksTo hear Rep. Paul Ryan tell it, a bipartisan group of congressional negotiators has the chance to take the first steps toward fixing a serious problem: a debt-ridden federal government facing an onslaught of retiring baby boomers draining entitlement programs.
Study: Dementia Care Costs US Nearly $215 Billion Per Year, Expected To Double By 2040The cost of care for Americans living with dementia reaches nearly $215 billion annually.
Survey: Americans More Worried About Retirement Now Than During RecessionMore Americans are worried about their finances now than they were at the end of the Great Recession in 2009.
Study: Baby Boomers' Health Very Poor, Getting WorseObesity among baby boomers is more than double the rate of their parents at the same age, and boomers with three or more chronic conditions was 700 percent greater than the previous generation.
Social Security Surplus Dwarfed By Future Deficit As millions of baby boomers flood Social Security with applications for benefits, the program's $2.7 trillion surplus is starting to look small.

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