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One in 30 baby boomers has hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a serious blood-borne disease that people live with for years or even decades with no symptoms while the disease slowly damages their liver. One in thirty baby boomers, those born from 1945 to 1965, has hepatitis C and most don’t even know it. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that […]

How baby boomers, GenX can adapt to millennial co-workers

MANILA – Filipino companies need to discard stereotypes and adapt instead to the millennial workforce, to ensure productivity and succession in leadership, a management consultant said Monday. Local firms can learn from multinational and business process outsourcing companies that allow millennials flexible work schedules and even the option to work from home, said Boris Joaquin, […]

Baby Boomers, Don’t Make These Huge Job Search Mistakes

Retirement is on the horizon, but many baby boomers are reluctant to stop working. Twenty-seven percent of boomers don’t expect to hang up their hat until they’re 70 or older, a 2017 Insured Retirement Institute survey found. Half of boomers polled said their fallback plan if savings ran short in retirement was to go back […]

Baby boomers aging the nation, and the region – News – News Chief

Sarasota-Manatee’s median age keeps marching upward Dale White Staff Writer @dalewhiteHT The population of Sarasota and Manatee counties does not rank among the oldest in the United States but, like two-thirds of the nation’s counties, its median age keeps edging upward. According to updated data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau, as of July […]

Don’t leave baby boomers behind when designing wearable technology

Wearable devices have been heralded as one of the next great technological frontiers. They can provide all users, including older ones, with constantly updated medical information by tracking cardiac health, identifying potential illnesses, and serving as emergency alert systems, among other benefits. That is, if you can get older users to adopt wearable technology. In […]