aging

healthcare

Being Poor Literally Makes You Age Faster

Which makes you need medical care, which makes you even poorer...hmm!
Hannah Smothers
9.13.19
Essays

What My 64-Year-Old Mom’s First Dance Recital Taught Me About Grief

After my dad died, my mom worried about being alone. Her unexpected new hobby showed me how far we’ve come.
Graham Isador
7.10.19
Question Of The Day

Do Old People Think Other Old People Are Hot?

We asked around Melbourne, Australia to find out.
Rhi Holmes
11.20.18
Culture

If You Ask Takashi Murakami, You Don’t Have to Like Getting Older

On his 56th birthday the acclaimed artist got very real with us about art, aging, and the inevitability of death.
Alison Sinkewicz
2.16.18
politics

How Old Are You in Trump Years?

Trump has been president for three years, nine months, and one week. But it feels a lot longer than that.
Eve Peyser
8.1.17
Old People

When Is a Judge Too Old to Judge?

Out of more than 1,200 active and senior federal judges, 16 percent will be 80 or older by the end of 2017, and 39 will be at least 90.
Aaron Kase
7.21.17
aging

How to Treat the Elderly, According to the Elderly

Pay attention, because you'll be there soon enough.
Liz Tracy
4.6.17
Stuff

We Asked Seniors What They Really Think About Millennials and Trump

We caught up with Bob and Manny Cantatore, after they hung out with Thomas Morton on 'Balls Deep,' to chat about running a retirement community, kids these days, and the time Bob told off Donald Trump.
Misha Sesar
10.28.16
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of Never Retiring?

How will you get by as an elderly millennial? Probably not very well.
Mike Pearl
7.19.16
Photo

Photos of My Dying Grandma’s Last Days

When Rachel Cox's grandmother was diagnosed with a degenerative brain disease, she picked up her camera to try and hold on to the last of their time together.
Tom Seymour
5.28.16
Features

Here's How to Know When You're Too Old to Party

Do you ever really get too old for this shit? Maybe...
THUMP Staff
5.24.16
Health

We Spoke with the Scientist Studying How to Live As Long As Possible

Robert Young has been fascinated with staving off death since he was a toddler.
Allie Conti
5.20.16
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