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9 Foods That Keep You Feeling Full Longer

Next Avenue | Linda Melone | Posted 03.03.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Melone Sticking to a low-calorie diet in an effort to lose weight immediately presents one big challenge: hung...

'Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' Stars' Quotes On Aging

Next Avenue | Sue Campbell | Posted 02.27.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sue Campbell No one expected a movie about down-on-their-luck retirees — some broke, some heart-broken — to beco...

The Truth About Exercising When You're Sick Or Hurt

Next Avenue | Linda Melone | Posted 02.26.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Melone When you're under the weather with a cold or achy muscles or joints, it may be best to skip your regula...

5 Things Women Don't Know -- But Should -- About Heart Disease

Next Avenue | Emily Gurnon | Posted 02.23.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Emily Gurnon We all know what a heart attack looks like. You feel a crushing pain in your chest and collapse to the ...

5 Scary Symptoms That Are Usually Harmless

Next Avenue | Linda Melone | Posted 02.05.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Melone After 50, aches, pains and the occasional muscle twinge become a fact of life. But some symptoms that m...

10 Boomer-Era Singers That Millennials Should Add To Their Playlists

Next Avenue | Doug Bradley | Posted 02.04.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Doug Bradley The recent Twitter kerfuffle over some Kanye West fans not knowing who Paul McCartney is (Really? Was i...

When You Want Sex And Your Partner Doesn't

Next Avenue | Emily Gurnon | Posted 01.28.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Emily Gurnon It’s a problem experienced by both men and women, in heterosexual and same-sex relationships: One of ...

The Money Bonanza That Awaits Empty Nesters

Next Avenue | Greg Daugherty | Posted 01.22.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Greg Daugherty I first noticed it with the water bill: $30 for the preceding three months, lower than I could ever r...

The Life Skills You Should Have By 50, 60, 70

Next Avenue | Sue Campbell | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sue Campbell Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a blog series on life skills and knowledge that are good to have...

5 Tips If You're Job Hunting For The First Time In Years

Next Avenue | Beverly Mahone | Posted 01.20.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Maureen Callahan (This article previously appeared on BoomerWorld.) In September 2013, I made a tough decision t...

Make The MLK Holiday A Day On, Not A Day Off

Next Avenue | Liza Kaufman Hogan | Posted 01.19.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Liza Kaufman Hogan For those wanting to do more on the upcoming three-day Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend (J...

The Hottest Trends In Boomer Travel In 2015

Next Avenue | Posted 01.15.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue People 50 and over spend around $120 billion annually on travel, according to a new Travel Trends Survey by AARP. We ventu...

How To Bounce Back From Burnout

Next Avenue | Carol Ross | Posted 01.13.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Carol Ross It’s been over three years since I burned out. At the time, I wasn’t sure I would ever feel “normal...

10 Extraordinary People Turning 60 In 2015

Next Avenue | Liza Kaufman Hogan | Posted 01.03.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Liza Kaufman Hogan Many of the boomers who defined their generation in technology, entertainment, media, politics an...

5 Companies With Part-Time Jobs And Benefits, Too

Next Avenue | Clair Jones | Posted 12.27.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Clair Jones More and more people want to work part-time in retirement to bring in income and to remain engaged. Prob...

3 Great Ideas For Satisfying Encore Careers

Next Avenue | Mark Feffer | Posted 12.27.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Mark Feffer To an increasing number of people, the idea of retiring at 65 is a non-starter. More and more boomers ar...

The 7 Most Common Workout Mistakes Beginners Make

Next Avenue | Linda Melone | Posted 12.23.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Melone Starting a new workout routine can be intimidating, especially when you’re over 50. Changes to our...

4 Steps To Building A Killer LinkedIn Profile

Next Avenue | Joshua Waldman | Posted 12.16.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Joshua Waldman As a professional LinkedIn profile writer, our company often gets clients who have been consultants o...

6 Credit Score Myths Debunked

Next Avenue | Steven Richmond | Posted 12.22.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Steven Richmond You likely know that your credit score is the litmus test lenders use to determine whether you’ll ...

8 Techie Things Everyone Over 50 Needs To Know

Next Avenue | Clair Jones | Posted 12.15.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Clair Jones Have you ever wondered what your Millennial coworkers are doing when they’re glued to their smartphone...

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5 Ways Sexuality Is Alive (And Lively) As We Age

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 12.06.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Barbara McNally After my grandmother passed away at 92, my mother and I came upon a collection of photographs among ...

10 Life-Changing Books We Read Growing Up

Next Avenue | Linda Bernstein | Posted 11.21.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Bernstein Let me begin with this: The kind of YA (Young Adult) books that are marketed to teens these days (th...

6 Ways Siblings Can Pull Together For Mom And Dad

Next Avenue | Sue Campbell | Posted 11.12.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sue Campbell My friend Mary’s mother died in July, and last week over dinner I asked her how she was doing. “I...

5 Reasons To Enjoy Being An Older 'Invisible' Woman

Next Avenue | Kristine Holmgren | Posted 11.11.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Kristine Holmgren (This article previously appeared on kristineholmgren.com) Once upon a time, I was a show-stopp...

The Truth About Hair Loss And Baldness -- And What Can Help Stop It

Next Avenue | Laine Bergeson | Posted 11.10.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Laine Bergeson Hair loss, common for men and many women in midlife, can have profound emotional and psychological ef...