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Outliving Ourselves: Long-Term Survivors of AIDS Come Together

Outliving Ourselves: Long-Term Survivors of AIDS Come Together

Robert Levithan  02.11.2015
For some of us, AIDS was a call to action. We created support systems, or stormed the FDA with Act Up. We stayed fully in the mainstream...
Aging

Aging

Kim Kalicky  02.11.2015
Songwriting is poetry; songwriters, poets. Listening to music is a way we are exposed to poetry even if we don't read or listen to that...

How Reducing Social Isolation Protects Older Adults

John Feather, PhD  02.10.2015
The Beatles were on to something big: the fact that social isolation is a social determinant of health, so potent yet so under-appreciated...
Madonna, Annie Lennox and 'Acting Your Age'

Madonna, Annie Lennox and 'Acting Your Age'

Keo Nozari  02.10.2015
Annie Lennox and Madonna have different paths. BOTH of these remarkable, self-empowered ladies' paths are valid. And we can honor and respect...
On Aging as a Couple

On Aging as a Couple

Amy Ruhlin  02.10.2015
I know we are the lucky ones. We have each other to help bear the burden of aging, to soften the blows of time. He's always been my safe...
Benched at 67: And Loving It

Benched at 67: And Loving It

Carol Orsborn  02.10.2015
If you saw an older man or woman sitting alone on a bench in a park, what would be your first response?
Martha Stewart's Anti-Aging Routine Starts At 4 a.m.

Martha Stewart's Anti-Aging Routine Starts At 4 a.m.

Yagana Shah  02.10.2015
We've often wondered, is there anything Martha Stewart can't do? We all wish we were like the media mogul when it comes to crafting and...
This Is What 64 Looks Like

This Is What 64 Looks Like

Nancy Roman  02. 9.2015
I started blogging at 60. And each year on my birthday, I have posted a new photo. There's two reasons why I share my selfie every year:...
5 Reasons Growing Older Is More Awesome Than Awful

5 Reasons Growing Older Is More Awesome Than Awful

Ann Brenoff  02. 9.2015
Aging, the way our grandparents did it, was downright hard. It led to us saying things like "getting old isn't for sissies." Here's why...
An Aging Person's Observations About Aging: Helpful Hints for All Ages

An Aging Person's Observations About Aging: Helpful Hints for All Ages

William B. Bradshaw  02. 7.2015
I graduated from high school in 1950. Yes, that was 65 years ago. I am 82 years old. Some readers are probably thinking that I am really...
How Much Vitamin D Do Women Really Need? From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

How Much Vitamin D Do Women Really Need? From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

  02. 6.2015
How much vitamin D should women take daily? Dr. Christiane Northrup says that women over 30 should be getting at least 5,000 IUs of vitamin...
What To Do When You Feel Stuck, From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

What To Do When You Feel Stuck, From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

  02. 6.2015
When you're feeling stuck, what are the best ways to pull yourself out of it? Dr. Christiane Northrup says that the best thing you can...
How To Deal With And Overcome Terminal Illness, From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

How To Deal With And Overcome Terminal Illness, From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

  02. 6.2015
Dr. Christiane Northrup has studied people who have had near death experiences. One story that sticks in her mind was a woman with Hodgkin's...
When Can I Stop Having Mammograms? From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

When Can I Stop Having Mammograms? From Dr. Christiane Northrup (VIDEO)

  02. 6.2015
If there's no history of breast cancer in your family, how often should you have a mammogram? According to Dr. Christiane Northrup, the...