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Editorial: Is state ready for a wave of elder boomers?

The baby boom generation begins to turn 65 this year. The good news is that this generation of 76 million, born between 1946 and 1964, is living longer, healthier lives.

From the editor: Series looks at our aging boomers

Wasn't it just yesterday when the baby boomers were bouncing around to The Who's "My Generation" and singing along … "Things they do look awful cold / Hope I die before I get old."

New health law to offer some relief on long-term care

Roughly seven in 10 people who turn 65 will need long-term care at some point in their lives, according to the SCAN Foundation. Chances are that most of them don't know how they'll pay for that care.
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