Many middle-aged people are responsible for the care of their aging parents.
Those caught in "the sandwich generation" -- squeezed between the needs of young children and those of aging parents – sometimes despair of ever having a social life again.
They may think that people their age look too old for them.
Some refuse to date anyone with what they see as liabilities -- including children, aging parents, disabilities, or health problems.
He does see a cultish aspect to the technology we use.
For others, the road to success begins with an exercise program or a new hairstyle to improve their self-image.
The adventurous give online dating a try, and the courageous turn to therapy to help them heal.
Her work has been published in "American Baby," "Medical Self-Care" and "Current Health." Scheller holds a Master of Public Health and a Master of Education.
To increase your odds of finding a match, you may want to look in more than just one place.
Dating sometimes seems like the only road out of the land of singles, and for the middle-aged, it's a road filled with potholes.