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May 24, 2018
Walking 20 Minutes a Day Might Save Your Life

A brisk walk could cut your risk of early death, even if you're obese.

Health
Apr 5, 2018
How Mindfulness Will Help You Lose Weight

Stop policing yourself with food. Instead, focus on understanding and nurturing yourself. The science-backed result? Real weight loss. Here’s how.

Health
Jan 5, 2018
7 Things You Should Be Doing for Your Bones Now

Half of us over 50 will have weak bones by 2020 unless we make changes.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
Why We Missed the Signs of My Mom's Lewy Body Dementia

Robin Williams also suffered from the disease, often misdiagnosed as Alzheimer's.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
Your Doctor Will Skype You Now

Your employer may soon let you have virtual medical visits, but should you?

Health
Jul 25, 2017
What Everyone 50+ Should Know About Their Thyroid

Disorders of this small gland are common, especially in older women.

Health
Aug 11, 2017
Help Parents Avoid Unwanted Medical Treatment

A study shows older adults aren’t getting the care they want at life’s end.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
Fiftysomething Diet: 5 Healthy Summer Treats

Beat the heat with these cool and refreshing recipes.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
When Should You Push For a Geriatric Assessment?

Taking a team approach can net the best results for your parents.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
Fiftysomething Diet: 5 Foods You Should Never Eat — or Try Not To!

Get these nutritional freeloaders out of your kitchen — they're not doing your body any good.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
How Long Should You Get Health Screenings?

After a certain age, some may not offer any benefit.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
What Should You Weigh?

Figuring out what the scale should say, not what you want it to, is worth the trouble.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
Fiftysomething Diet: 4 Tips to Help You Age Well

How you can fine-tune your eating habits to live longer and healthier.

Health
Jul 21, 2017
Why Boomers Need to Get Tested for Hepatitis C

People over 50 make up the majority of those with the deadly disease.