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Aging Body

10 Best Lessons I've Learned From My Middle-Aged Body

Vikki Claflin | Posted 01.31.2015 | Fifty
Vikki Claflin

Last month, I turned 58. As in 'years old.' Fifty. Eight. I don't care who you are, 58 is no longer "young." Body parts have shifted downwards. Skin has lost its memory yarn. Thighs ripple when we're standing still. Once-defined triceps now flap like sheets on a clothesline. Weight has moved into our hips and bellies with the tenacity of squatters on the back 40 of the Ponderosa.

Meet Marna, A 74-Year-Old Photographer Who Is Absolutely Beautiful (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.24.2014 | Arts

Marna Clarke is a photographer. She takes pictures of herself, mostly, and her partner Igor -- some around the house and others at the beach. What mak...

Belly Fat And 9 Other Body Changes You Shouldn't Ignore In Middle Age

High50 | Posted 08.26.2014 | Fifty

If you're in your 50s you've probably noticed that your body is changing. Perhaps your metabolism isn't what it used to be, or you may not have so much energy, or something is niggling you that didn't used to.

The 6 Body Parts That Betray Your Age First

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 04.11.2014 | Fifty

We all try to strike that balance between aging gracefully -- and not looking as though we're older than we really are. With age, your skin thins and ...

The Body Part That Always Betrays Your Age

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 05.16.2014 | Fifty
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

Heading toward 50 we all have it. That one body part we suddenly notice looks just like our grandmother's (that means you too, men).

The 10 Surprises Your Aging Body Has In Store For You

Renee Fisher | Posted 04.12.2014 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

An alert reader has sent Life in the Boomer Lane an article from titled '17 Surprises Your Body Has in Store for You Post 50.' By the time LBL was finished reading the title, she had come up with over 30 items of her own.

Why You Should Head To A Nude Beach This Summer

Renee Fisher | Posted 09.05.2013 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

Know that more people than you might suspect have been to nude beaches. Your friendly mailman, your manicurist, your best friend are all suspect. Nude beachgoers and nude beaches are everywhere. Of course, you can fly off to any one of a number of gorgeous warm weather resorts. But you have the option of staying closer to home.

8 Reasons Why I No Longer Jog

Linda Wolff | Posted 03.09.2013 | Fifty
Linda Wolff

I can't really remember when I gave it up, though I'm sure it was sometime in the 1900s. Back then, I didn't carry so much stuff when I ran. Now, I practically need a tool belt to hold the water bottle, iPhone, iPod and light snack for my daily, hour-long walk.