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Jul 17, 2020
Downward Facing Dork: Taking Up Yoga at 60

He wanted to find inner peace. Here's what he found instead.

Caregiving
May 6, 2020
Why I Became a Care Coordinator for My Mom

This woman's experience led her to help others in a similar predicament.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
How to Travel Alone and Love It

If you haven't tried solo travel yet, you should definitely give it a go. Here's how to make it a big success.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
6 Travel Tips for Midlife Adventurers

Smart advice to help you make the most of your next big trip. You’ve done the backpack bit. Now, your journeys take planning.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
3 Ways to Clean Out Your Garage

Whether to hire a pro or do it yourself depends on how fast you want the job done and how much you’re willing to spend.

Finance
May 6, 2020
3 Ways to Give to Charity Before Writing a Will

Show your support while receiving unexpected benefits.

Health
May 6, 2020
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
May 6, 2020
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.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
The 3 Questions to Help You Find Your Purpose

Answer them and you'll love your life more, says 'The Payoff Principle' author.

Health
May 6, 2020
Walking 20 Minutes a Day Might Save Your Life

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

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
The Many Benefits of Making Music at Any Age

Hundreds of groups of older Americans are getting together to make music. Why? For fun, but also for this big side benefit.

Finance
May 6, 2020
6 Things to Know About EMV Chip Credit Cards

Why you need to watch your mail and be a patient shopper.

Health
May 6, 2020
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
May 6, 2020
Why Boomers Need to Get Tested for Hepatitis C

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

Health
May 6, 2020
Your Doctor Will Skype You Now

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

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
10 Life Lessons We Learn Too Late

What wisdom would you add to this list?

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
A Boomer’s Toy Story

Why the playthings of our youth mean so much to us today.

Finance
May 6, 2020
Best Steps to Plan for Health Costs in Retirement

This expert says pre-retirees need to rethink the way they save and invest.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
How Library Classes in the Arts Are Changing Aging

Lifetime Arts teaches older adults to dance, write and perform.

Caregiving
May 6, 2020
What Japan Can Teach Us About Long-Term Care

Its program helps families shoulder the burden.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
You’re Not As Active As You Think You Are

Most people overestimate their exercise level, studies show.

Caregiving
May 6, 2020
7 Signs Your Aging Parents Need Extra Help

They may be afraid to tell you they are having trouble.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
8 Secrets of People Who Exercise Regularly

Can't get workouts into your routine? Heed this advice.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
Tips for Retirees Looking for Fun Summer Jobs

Here's a sampling of openings and how to apply.

Safety
May 6, 2020
When Should You Step In to Help Your Parents?

They may brush off your offers, so suss out their true needs.

Health
May 6, 2020
Help Parents Avoid Unwanted Medical Treatment

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

Health
May 6, 2020
What Everyone 50+ Should Know About Their Thyroid

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

Health
May 6, 2020
Fiftysomething Diet: 5 Healthy Summer Treats

Beat the heat with these cool and refreshing recipes.

Finance
May 6, 2020
Retirement Health Costs: Planning for the Wild Card

What you might owe and 8 ways to get less terrified.

Wellness
May 6, 2020
Why Are You Tired All The Time?

The source of pervasive exhaustion and what to do about it.

Caregiving
May 6, 2020
Why and When Denial Is Good For Caregivers

Temporarily ignoring a problem might make it easier to manage.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
5 Secrets to Transform Your Experience of Aging

They'll help you shift from a sense of loss to a sense of gain.

Finance
May 6, 2020
6 Credit Score Myths Debunked

How these scores really work and can affect your finances.

Caregiving
May 6, 2020
6 Ways You Can Help a Friend Who is Sick

Suggestions that let you be present and make a difference.

Health
May 6, 2020
What Should You Weigh?

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

Health
May 6, 2020
When Should You Push For a Geriatric Assessment?

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

Wellness
May 6, 2020
Recrafting a Life After a Stroke

A survivor and his wife offer advice for coping.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
A Smart Way to Curb Senior Loneliness

In this program, old and young people connect with one another.

Health
May 6, 2020
How Long Should You Get Health Screenings?

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

Finance
May 6, 2020
What You Can Do to Curb Elder Financial Abuse

An Allianz study shows what separates the victims from the vigilant.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
The Unexpected Benefits of Volunteering in Nature

When 'citizen scientists' help gather data, they don't get paid, but the rewards are priceless.

Caregiving
May 6, 2020
How Sharing a Life Story Helps Dementia Caregivers

Conveying personal info lets others connect with your loved one.

Health
May 6, 2020
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.

Wellness
May 6, 2020
Training Youth Back into Your Body

Taking care of your fascia can bring back 'bounce' and ease chronic pain.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
Volunteer Puppy Love: Raising a Service Dog

Service groups rely on volunteers to socialize their dogs. Could you be a puppy raiser?

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
You’re A Boomer If You Love These 10 Movies

From scary to sweet to sad, these iconic films shaped our identity.

Lifestyle
May 6, 2020
What You Know About Millennials Is Wrong

10 lessons from what they really think about life and boomers.

Wellness
May 6, 2020
Stretch Out and De-Stress with Restorative Yoga

‍Passive, slow movements performed in low light bring deep relaxation.

Health
May 6, 2020
Fiftysomething Diet: 4 Tips to Help You Age Well

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

Finance
May 6, 2020
How to Pick the Right Financial Adviser for You

Answer these four questions to zero in on the best match.

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