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AIG survey finds 53 percent want to live to 100—yet 51 percent are uncertain their savings will last Nearly six in 10 (59 percent) fear running out of money more than death As more people are living into their 80s and 90s, more than one out of every two Americans has their sights set on even greater longevity. According to a survey1 released today by AIG Life & Retirement, a surprising 53 percent say their goal is to live to 100 years. Thirty-nine percent identify deeper family relationships as the main benefit of such a long life, 32 percent name seeing...

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The phrase seeing clearly has two meanings, a figurative meaning and a literal one.  Successful aging requires that we see the future clearly, with a positive frame of mind, without having our vision restricted by doubt and negative thinking.  We might say that seeing clearly is a figure of speech, a metaphor for how we feel when we look into the future. Of course, seeing clearly should also be taken literally, as a fact, as an accurate description of visual acuity. We know that a majority of those over age 60 require some sort of vision correction.  Seeing objects closeup...

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The Living to 100 Club is the creation of Dr. Joe Casciani, a psychologist, who has specialized in older adult care for over 30 years, and trained and supported many mental health professionals during this time. His experience in geropsychology has taught him many things:

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This is the place to find products and information for seniors and anyone else who won't be slowed down by their advancing years or their health status.  We have combed thru catalogs and curated a number of interesting, stylish, and hard to find items that help us feel better about our self and help us take control of our future.

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Living longer can be about attitude and outlook, about staying positive even in the face of challenge.  Keep pushing ahead. If other people get in the way, thank them for their opinion, and get on with living your life to its fullest. 

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