Venus and Mars

New research into men’s and women’s brains finds men have more connectivity between the frontal and occipital lobes, while women have more connectivity between the two hemispheres.
This explains why men are better at performing a single task and women have better multitasking and social skills.

Men are better at:
1. Learning to surf at 60.
2. Assembling furniture.
3. Reading maps.

Women are better at:

1. Finding solutions to a workplace problem that satisfies four colleagues.
2. Predicting the latest House of Cards plot twist.
3. Following directions on their smart phone while debating kid’s career choice.

Source: AARP


Need help?

Chaplains on Hand offers 24/7 spiritual comfort and support to anyone, regardless of religious beliefs. It was created for those facing illness and grief and for caregivers, says the Reverend Eric J. Hall, president and CEO of Healthcare Chaplaincy Network, which runs the website.
Twelve chaplains from the Catholic, Protestant and Jewish faiths are available and in keeping with their motto, they will help anyone,”whoever you are, whatever your believe.”
They can be contacted at or by phone at 844-242-7524 toll-free. The service is free.

Source: AARP The Bulletin



It doesn’t have to be the “way it is” but it will, if we choose not to get involved.


“In sickness and in health?”

University of Michigan researchers looked at 20 years of data on 2,717 marriages of couples age 50 and older. They found that were much more divorces when the wife became seriously ill than the husband.

Source: AARP Bulletin