Baby Boomers

Report: Too Little Mental Health Care For Boomers
WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting older doesn’t just mean a risk for physical ailments like heart disease and bum knees: A new report finds as many as 1 in 5 seniors has a mental health or substance abuse problem. The Institute of Medicine says millions of aging baby boomers may have a hard ti…
Wyo Gets More Crowded, Diverse, Old [AUDIO]
The Wyoming Economic Analysis Division has compiled a summary for Wyoming from the 2010 Census. Dr. Wenlin Liu (wunlin leeoo), senior economist with the division, said that Wyoming’s population increased by 14.1 percent, some 40 thousand more people, the third fastest increase in the nation. …
Boomers Avoid Living Wills, Say They’re Young
WASHINGTON (AP) — Many baby boomers don’t have end-of-life legal documents such as a living will — and some say it’s because they feel healthy and young in their middle-age years and don’t need to dwell on death. An Associated Press-LifeGoesStrong.com poll found th…