AARP Silver Threads # 1737: 2017 Innovation @ 50+ winners, 8/29/17 By Kathy VanSchaick • Aug 28, 2017 AARP’s Innovation @50+ Health Technology ten Winners include: a new pill delivery system, improved personal emergency response system and temperature monitoring sock for diabetics. Silver Threads # 1728: Disrupt Aging and Live to 100, 07/04/17 By Kathy VanSchaick • Jul 3, 2017 AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins lays out her plan to “Disrupt Aging”, living well at 50, 60, 70 and beyond in several articles focusing on health, wealth and self. Silver Threads #1718: 55+ Discounts, Divorce and Dementia, 04/25/17 By Kathy VanSchaick • Apr 24, 2017 A potpourri of articles from the March April 55+ magazine include topics on senior discounts, gray divorce, dementia, small town and machine knitting. Tags: Silver Threads #1707: Why Medicare Matters!, 02/07/17 By Kathy VanSchaick • Feb 6, 2017 AARP Bulletin’s special report on Medicare highlights concerns about its future as a guaranteed benefit and the benefits accorded by the ACA including free preventive services and reduced prescription drug charges. Silver Threads #1640: AARP Health Innovation Live Pitch, 09/27/16 By Kathy VanSchaick • Sep 27, 2016 Ten Start-up companies competed in a live pitch during AARP’s Health Innovation@50+ event and were evaluated by, Leslie Kernisan, M.D. a geriatrician,who blogs about geriatrics and technology.