Be positive in your approach and mention that you can continue with a lot of other activities in spite of your health problems.Who knows, your partner may wish to continue with the relationship despite your health issues.
Also, a lifetime of love and loss has made many women distrustful and unwilling to get back into the dating game.
One of the main areas of caution is the health status of your prospective partner.
Old age brings its own set of emotional and health related problems.
In my recent interview with dating coach, David Wygant, he suggested that men are often the ones who lack confidence and suffer from fear of rejection.
He says that older women have the power to make a connection that turns into a dating opportunity.