Researchers found that older adults who connected with their loved ones through email exchanges, Facebook posts or instant messaging sessions had about the same rate of depression compared to those who did not. By contrast, those who communicated through video chat cut their probability of depression by nearly half. ... See MoreSee Less
Retirement perceptions, expectations and planning vary from one individual to another. But what are the main factors that influence the transition period between work and retirement? ... See MoreSee Less
Retirement is synonymous with freedom for many, but for others it brings its share of anxiety and questioning. Many factors influence retirement perceptions, expectations and planning, including gender, health status, socio-economic status and the nature of work.