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GBO NEWS: Dr. Bill Thomas’s “Second Wind” Tour; NAM’s 500th Elders Article; & More

Posted: March 27, 2014 at 1:00 am


E-News of the Journalists Network on Generations

March 27, 2014 — Volume 14, Number 4

Editor’s Note: GBO News, e-news of the Journalists Network on Generation publishes alerts for journalists, producers and authors covering generational issues. Send your news of important stories or books (by you and others), fellowships, awards or pertinent kvetches to GBO News Editor Paul Kleyman. If you receive the table of contents as an  e-mail, just click through to the full issue at

IN THIS ISSUE: Obama Extends Your Deadline to April 1.

1. THE BOOKMOBILE: Dr. Bill Thomas’ New Book & Tour, Second Wind; ***Melinda Blau & Tracey Hogg’s Family Whispering Strategies for Stronger Families

2. CONFERENCE BEAT: Warren Wolfe on Reinstated American Society on Aging Press Room (With a Password and Chairs.)

3. EYES ON THE PRIZE: Application Deadline for Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Fellowships

4. THE STORY BOARD: New America Media (NAM) Posts 500th Ethnic Elders Article; *** “As Living Standards Fall for Seniors, Some See Signs of ‘Silver Revolution’,” by David Wallis (New York Times); *** “Thinking Of Retiring? Consider Your Health,”

by Ina Jaffe (NPR’s “ All Things Considered”); *** “Who Benefits When the Government Pays More?” on Medicare Advantage Cuts, From the National Research Bureau;  *** “Key Elements for Developing A Wellness Program for Older Adults,” paper from International Council on Active Aging; ***Huffington Post Post50 Blogger Chuck Nyren on Photographer’s Monkey Business.

5. BOOMER SCHMOOMER: A Word From Our Sponsor – Words!