Adriane Berg

Adriane Berg is an influencer for successful aging, healthy longevity and lifelong contribution. She is a prolific writer, international keynote speaker and founder of Generation Bold Consulting to reach the boomer, mature and caregiver markets. Ms. Berg acts as director of Metabesity2020, an annual conference and initiative to increase healthy longevity and delay or prevent age-related diseases.

Ms. Berg is host of the podcast Generation Bold: The Fountain of Truth, winner of the Mature Market Award for Radio. She is a New York Times Age Boom Fellow and author of 14 books, including The Retirement Income Explosion and The Totally Awesome Money Book for Kids.

She is a well-known advocate for successful aging and a tireless fighter against ageism, with multiple appearances on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Morning America and other national shows. She is also an attorney and helped found the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, advancing the concepts of longevity planning and longevity law in the financial and legal professions. She was an editor of the Law Review, NYU School of Law, where she earned her JD degree.

Her many awards include an Emmy for her TV work on IRS Tax Beat, and a five-year Facilitator Acknowledgement for her work with children at Good Grief, a nonprofit that provides support to young people and families after the death of a mother, father, sister or brother.

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Aging for Beginners

Lifelong Learning and Earning at 50+

Learning after retirement is a fulfilling activity, remarkably like golf or other sports. But for those who want to continue to learn—either for work or for pleasure—there can ...

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Escape Artist: How to Safely Evacuate Your Home During Fire, Storm or Natural Disaster

With so many natural disasters in the news lately, we are reminded of the need to plan, prepare and implement emergency safety.

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Five Things that Are Surprisingly Better After 70

Don’t sweat the calendar. Take care of yourself, your pocketbook and, above all, your hat rack. Make sure you get to 70…it’s mostly in your control.

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How to Accomplish Anything You Want

Advice on productivity is wrongfully focused on the “what” and the “how.” The secret of productivity is to focus on the “why.”

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Careful Travel: Will Accessible Tourism Set the Post COVID-19 Standard?

A special breed of passengers will lead the way in the post-COVID world of travel—travelers dealing with disabilities have always had to be careful travelers.

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Age Does Not Bring Wisdom…and If It Does, Who Cares?

Does age really bring wisdom? Is wisdom a real thing? Aging for Beginners blogger Adriane Berg asks these and other philosophical questions.

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Don’t Ditch Your Toxic Friends…They Might Change

Is it time to get rid of your toxic friends? How to identify them…and then decide what to do about them

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10 (Mostly Free) Splurges That You Deserve After 50

The top 10 (mostly free!) indulgences that you should splurge on—because you deserve them!

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I Know My Feet Are There—I Just Can’t See Them: My Flat-Belly Quest

The battle of the belly fat. How to reduce your risks…and your waist.

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Stand Up: An Easy Way to Live Longer and Be More Fit in a Sedentary World

Sitting too much can kill even dedicated exercisers. Our bodies need to move…regularly. It’s easy—but do you do it?

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Longevity and Medicare: Not Perfect Together

Medicare costs could be significantly reduced if they would shift focus and invest in prevention rather than treating illness.

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Was It Jerry? Why Animals Help Us Age Better

Our love of animals can be a life-extending lifeline for many, as pets provide not just companionship but also purpose.

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ZZZ Warning—This Article Could Put You to Sleep (That’s a Good Thing!)

Monitor your sleep as carefully as you watch your blood pressure and cholesterol levels. If you struggle, here are suggestions from my universe of experts.

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Fasting Is Trending. Is It Right for You?

The science and health benefits of intermittent fasting is rising on the radar of a growing number of geroscientists. Is it the new fountain of youth?

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Disrupt Aging: How Science Is Making 60 the New 30

The advances being made in the science of longevity have the opportunity to make every 60-year-old the new 30.

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Aging Is Something to Sing About!

Songs touch hearts…tell stories…and are reflections of how we feel about growing older. Adriane Berg shares her favorite musical stories about aging.

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When Family Gets on Your Nerves—Some Old School Wisdom

Is your family getting on your nerves while you’re stuck in close quarters? Adriane Berg’s advice on maintaining sanity.

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Top National Institute on Aging Researchers Talk Candidly About Alzheimer’s Research

New and exciting collaborations are changing the face of Alzheimer’s research and treatment.

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Biohacking for Tummies: How Your Vanity Can Increase Your Longevity

With technologies that allow us to monitor and adjust our physiology, we are all becoming biohackers in an effort to extend our lives.

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I’m So Ashamed. A Day in the Life of a Coronavirus Slob

It wasn’t until coronavirus that Adriane Berg realized how poor her hygiene habits were. Now all that’s changed. True confessions.