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American Association of Retired Persons

 (AARP)
the largest organization for older people in the United States. It serves the elderly through extensive lobbying at the federal level, maintaining a high-volume pharmaceutical service, publishing a variety of printed materials, and performing other services.

AARP

a voluntary U.S. organization of older persons, who may or may not be retired, with the goal of improving the welfare of persons over 50 years of age. Among other actions, the group seeks out lower cost car, travel, and health insurance for its members. The AARP advocates for older individuals on legislative, consumer, education, and legal issues. Formerly called American Association of Retired Persons.

AARP

Abbreviation for American Association of Retired Persons.

AARP

American Association of Retired Persons.
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For their $5 investment, members get an assortment of goodies: a subscription to Modern Maturity, AARP's bimonthly magazine (far and away America's largest, with a circulation five times that of Time); discounts from car rental companies, major hotel chains, airlines, and on American Express travel packages; and, of course, the opportunity to save money on health insurance, prescription drugs, and other products sold by AARP.
Close to half of these are geronotological periodicals, from general titles like Aging, Fifty Plus, and Modern Maturity, to a large number of geriatric medical and nursing journals.
Delaware will host a day of respite, support and education for family caregivers on May 29th at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover.
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The company is planning a print campaign to support the launch, with placements in Good Housekeeping, Modern Maturity, Reader's Digest and Prevention.
Compared with their mothers, women in midlife are also far more likely to engage in oral sex and masturbation and ``are less likely to believe that sex is only for younger people,'' said Constance Swank of the American Association of Retired Persons, which sponsored the study and published it Tuesday in its magazine, Modern Maturity.
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Aetna (NYSE: AET) announced today that it has awarded a $25,000 grant to the Modern Maturity Center in Dover, Del.
In fact, according to AARP's Modern Maturity magazine ("Mouse in the House," March/April 1999), 52 percent of readers have access to a computer at home, and 51 percent use it every day for writing and e-mail .
circulation slipped slightly to 15 million at the end of last year, ranking behind only Modern Maturity.
In a Simmons Market Research Bureau study conducted for Modern Maturity magazine, more than half of the 50-plus consumers polled report spending $1,000 or more (with $1,358 the average) on their most recent vacation trip.
News & World Report magazine as one of "America's Best Hospitals" and lauded as one of America's top 25 medical centers by the AARP's Modern Maturity magazine.