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5 Anti-Aging Tips To Steal From The Guys

AOL | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.21.2016 | Fifty
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All too often we hear about men sneaking into women’s makeup bags to snag a five-blade razor, use a dab of eye cream or snatch a spare lip balm. We...

The 7 Laundry Mistakes You're Making With Bras And Underwear

Grandparents.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.21.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM #1: Relying on a machine washer Ask anyone in the undergarment business, and they’ll tell you: To preserve their life cycle, br...

Internet Helps Deliver Letter Addressed Simply 'To 'Grandma'

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.20.2016 | Fifty

A letter from an 11-year-old camper addressed simply “To grandma” has successfully been delivered thanks to the efforts of a determined mail carri...

7 Things We Can Learn From The 'Golden Girls'

Grandparents.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.20.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM You might wonder, “What does a TV show that ended 24 years ago have to do with me, now?” Well, apart from the prominent shoul...

Americans Working Longer To Fund Retirement Goals

The Street | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.19.2016 | Fifty
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U.S. workers toil an average of 35 years, a full 5 years longer than their global counterparts. And it’s not simply because Americans are more indus...

Why Will No One In Hollywood Admit To Plastic Surgery?

New Beauty | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.19.2016 | Fifty
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In today’s day and age, where surgery and fillers and just about any other anti-aging measure are thought to be acceptable and talked about, why is ...

What To Do When Your Grown Kid Won't Talk To You

Next Avenue | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.19.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Jill Smolowe In the painful days after my husband’s death in 2009, I crafted a eulogy that concluded with a tho...

10 Lies We Tell Ourselves That Keep Us From Living Happy And SMART

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 07.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Kathy Gottberg

Here then, are 10 falsehoods some people tell themselves that keep them from being happy and SMART.

This Reddit Grandpa Has The Answers To All Of Life's Questions

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.19.2016 | Fifty

A 90-year-old retiree is quickly becoming the internet’s favorite grandpa thanks to his popular Reddit “Ask Me Anything” posts. Now, Roland John...

Second Week of Fifty States of Wigge

Michael Wigge | Posted 07.18.2016 | Fifty
Michael Wigge

I have been traveling for almost two weeks on my challenge '50 States of Wigge'. Will I be able to travel all fifty states in 50 days and face a challenge in each state?

The 4 Kinds Of Hot Flashes

Futurity | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.18.2016 | Fifty
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Most women will get hot flashes or night sweats at some point in life. But when symptoms occur and how long they last can vary dramatically. Researche...

The Middle-Aged Man's Guide To Summer Dressing

The Telegraph | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.18.2016 | Fifty
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I decided to take my summer holiday early this year, so I travelled down to Devon at the end of May, convinced there would be a heatwave (which half-h...

When Your Old Mother Is Driving You Crazy

Iris Krasnow | Posted 07.20.2016 | Fifty
Iris Krasnow

This is what I know to be true. You can't say 'I'm sorry' at a funeral. In fact, I came to believe that it's better to suck it up and say 'I'm sorry' to an aging parent, even if you aren't sorry one bit. Because that could be a last conversation.

The 5 Steps To Becoming A Print Model After Age 50

Next Avenue | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.18.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Pat Pattison The wind is cutting icy cold across my face as I drive my convertible down the mountain road. My “...

The Bed And Breakfast That Turned Out To Be Anything But Charming

Renee Fisher | Posted 07.17.2016 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

Life in the Boomer Lane knows that a lot of you out there are searching for all kinds of vacation opportunities. You may be considering villas in the south of France or a certain Red Roof Inn outside Pittsburgh. As a public service, LBL will now advise you to cross one place off your list.

How To Live The Good Life In This Mexican Retirement Paradise

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 07.18.2016 | Fifty
InternationalLiving.com

"What would we do in Wisconsin in retirement?" says Lance Koehler, reflecting on his new life in beachside Tulúm, Mexico. "Go to the mall, shovel snow. Here I love the warm weather, the sun, and going to the beach."

The 10 Best Places In The World To Retire

Next Avenue | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.19.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Richard Eisenberg I’m always curious to see the latest best places in the world to retire rankings from expat e...

Sexy Older Women Model Bikinis To Encourage Body Confidence

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.19.2016 | Fifty

Hiding underneath a sarong or coverup on the beach? A new campaign featuring older women is designed to give you the body confidence you need to rock ...

How Retirement Planning Varies By Generation

U.S. News & World Report | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.14.2016 | Fifty
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Retirement planning for today’s twenty-somethings is not the same as it was for their parents or grandparents. Fifty years ago, it wasn’t unusual ...

World's Oldest Yoga Teacher Says She Doesn't Plan On 'Growing Up'

Yahoo! Beauty | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.14.2016 | Fifty
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There are some things that we hope to accomplish in a lifetime, and there are some people who accomplish enough for multiple lifetimes; Tao Porchon-Ly...

Meet The World's Oldest Mime

The New Yorker | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.13.2016 | Fifty
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“At 87 years old, I am the world’s oldest mime,” Richmond Shepard says. A New York native, Shepard studied under the mime legend Etienne Decroux...

You're Never Too Old For Sex At This Nursing Home

New York Magazine | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.13.2016 | Fifty
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Newsflash: Older people have sex. In fact, in a study published in February, researchers found that sexual activity is tied to improved cognition in p...

12 Homemade Cleaning Products That Really, Really Work

Grandparents.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.12.2016 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Cheap & Easy Solutions These homemade cleansers cost pennies to make, get your house gleaming and best of all, they’re made from...

For Older Workers, Getting A New Job Is A Crapshoot

CNBC | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.11.2016 | Fifty
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Getting fired for getting old — or never being considered for an opening in the first place — is a problem that’s only going to get worse. Am...

The Five Stages Of Empty-Nest Syndrome

Rockdale Citizen | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.11.2016 | Fifty
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A few weeks ago, I wrote about how I’m struggling with the fact that all my kids have now left home. I’ve since learned that empty-nester syndrome...