Category: Well in Your 60s+

Conversations for those over 60

Can We Talk? We Hope So!

That’s why we created Simply Well … the new UMass Memorial Medical Center blog for people like you.

Tell us what’s on your mind. What are your important health questions? Do you have practical advice to maintain a healthy lifestyle? Or do you want to hear more about balancing family and work outside the home? Maybe you’ve figured out the secret to life? From parenting to wellness to midlife and everything in between, you can find advice and a place to share your opinions, tips and successes.

Make Memories with Your Grandchildren

Bonding with PapaOf the more than 56 million grandparents in the U.S., about half live more than 200 miles from their grandchildren. Are you in that group? Then you know that distance creates a challenge for families who want to have a strong bond between your and your grandchildren. Even families that live close to each other may want to find ways to form better connections between the generations.