Issue 31, May 2015

Issue 31, May 2015

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Cover/profile: Howard Wood, 60, 2015 Goldman Environmental Prize Winner. Recreational diver and self-taught marine biologists from Scotland fights to save fish and marine life from extinction.

One person can make a difference.

Howard Wood witnessed a sharp decline in the local fisheries of Whiting Bay on the Isle of Arran on the west coast of Scotland. Commercial fisherman were catching and killing off fish and marine life using mile long fishing nets. The Scottish government did little to stop the destruction.

Howard led the fight to stop and protect the ocean. Read how he did it.

Top Healthcare Story

"End of Life. Dispelling the Myths of Hospice" Myth 1: Hospice is a place. 2. Hospice is only for old people. 3. Hospice is only for those who can accept death. Read about the other seven myths.

Top Travel Story

"Cruising Cuba" Melody Wren. Off limits to Americans for 50 years,
Cuba is now a “hot” vacation spot. Travel writer Melody Wren is
one of the first Americans to visit this forbidden island.

Other Articles

"ASK LARRY" Should I move?


Former NFL star quarterback Joe Theismann interviews Dr. Richard Gringeri on alternative methods to treat Type 2 Diabetes.

"Walking the Talk"—Walter M. Bortz, II, M.D. Wellness, longevity expert.


"Best Time to Obtain a Reverse Mortgage"David Stormont.

"Money Tips for Globe Trotting Seniors"Evelyn Preston, Money Lady.


"Hiking in South West Portugal"Don Mankin, award winning travel writer.


"We Are Not Dead Yet" 65+ tennis players go to nationals.

"Teach a Kid to Fish"And he’s hooked for life.


"Meet Ms. Senior California" Dr. Gayla Jackson, 67, encourages women of all ages to stay vital and engaged in life.

Announcing 2015 Bay Area Housing Resource Guide

ActiveOver50 is producing a San Francisco Bay Area 2015 Housing Resource Guide for boomers and seniors printed as a supplement in its Summer issue.

The new Housing Guide includes articles and information on senior living housing and resources in the Bay Area including:

  • Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC)
  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Skilled Nursing and Memory Care
  • Hospice
  • Residential Home Care
  • Real Estate
  • Senior Apartments
  • Manufactured Homes
  • RV resorts
  • HomeCare
  • Senior Moving Specialists

Printed as a special supplement in ActiveOver50 magazine, the Housing Guide reaches over 200,000 boomers and seniors in print and online. Readers will be able to download the Housing Guide free online as a separate, standalone supplement.

To learn more about the new 2015 Housing Resource Guide, go to: ActiveOver50.com/Housing-Guide. Or email: larry@activeover50.com


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