Today’s iconic baby boomers — Oprah Winfrey, Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep — just don’t seem “old.”
As boomers age and live longer, they’re redefining the retirement culture.
This generation redefined adolescence, brought the world Woodstock, pop culture, counterculture and classic rock. Now, they are reinventing aging with the same spirit of creativity, experimentation and rebellion. For boomers, the best part of life may just be yet to come. With many older adults living longer, healthier lives, the face of aging is changing. This shift is impacting how society views elders and how elders view themselves.
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