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Study Uncovers Surprising Increase In Falls Among Older People

Study Uncovers Surprising Increase In Falls Among Older People

01.22.2015
By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) -- Since the late 1990s, almost 30 percent more adults age 65 and older are likely to...
The Surprising People That Helped Me Heal From Anorexia

The Surprising People That Helped Me Heal From Anorexia

01.22.2015
I was now 98 pounds, and spiraling downward rapidly. Normal body functions stopped. Blood pressure plummeted, bones protruding, clothes...
The Best Medicine For Aging Brains

The Best Medicine For Aging Brains

01.20.2015
By Ronnie Cohen (Reuters Health) - Exercising the body and mind may be the best way to keep an older brain sharp, suggests...
7 Surprising Causes Of High Blood Pressure

7 Surprising Causes Of High Blood Pressure

Sheryl Kraft  01.14.2015
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Quick -– what causes high blood pressure? The first culprits that pop into your mind are likely to be:...
Happier Life Has Surprising Impact On Bone Health

Happier Life Has Surprising Impact On Bone Health

Yagana Shah  01.14.2015
If there's a single resolution you should make, it should be to boost your contentment with life. While many people try (and fail) to keep...
The Longevity Benefits Of Vitamins May Be Overrated

The Longevity Benefits Of Vitamins May Be Overrated

Yagana Shah  01. 9.2015
We've all heard about the widely-touted benefits of antioxidants and supplements, including promises of a long, disease-free life and longer-lasting...
6 Foods That Help You Sleep Better

6 Foods That Help You Sleep Better

Ashley Neglia   01. 8.2015
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Nearly 60 million Americans – more than the population of Italy – wake up tired and irritable every...
How Too Much Screen Time Could Be Aging You Prematurely

How Too Much Screen Time Could Be Aging You Prematurely

12.30.2014
All that time you spend with your head bent over your iPhone could permanently mess with your posture and contribute to lower back problems...
Alzheimer's And The Holidays: 15 Tips For Navigating The Season

Alzheimer's And The Holidays: 15 Tips For Navigating The Season

12.24.2014
Cards, calendars and crackers, the holidays can be stressful for Alzheimer's caregivers: The Survivor's Action Plan. Demands increase during...
The Christmas I Died -- Briefly -- Only To Wake Up With A Greater Sense Of Purpose

The Christmas I Died -- Briefly -- Only To Wake Up With A Greater Sense Of Purpose

12.23.2014
'Twas the day after Christmas and all through the house, happiness reigned. The year was 1968 and as usual I was busy with clients on the...
Why You Are SO Lucky Not To Be A Menopausal Woman In The 1800s

Why You Are SO Lucky Not To Be A Menopausal Woman In The 1800s

12.22.2014
Suffering from menopausal hot flashes? No problem! Just take some opium and call me in the morning. Or perhaps you'd prefer a little cannabis?...
The 8 Unhealthiest Christmas Foods

The 8 Unhealthiest Christmas Foods

12.20.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Christmas foods are notorious for adding inches to your waistline. These smart choices will lessen the impact...
Taking This Common Pain Reliever Could Add Years To Your Life

Taking This Common Pain Reliever Could Add Years To Your Life

Ann Brenoff  12.19.2014
Ibuprofen, a common over-the-counter drug used to relieve pain and fever, could hold the key to a longer, healthier life, according to...
Here's What Will Make You 10 Times More Likely To Lose Weight

Here's What Will Make You 10 Times More Likely To Lose Weight

Sarah Mahoney   12.18.2014
When it comes to making New Year’s resolutions, weight loss tops many people’s list, with as much as 21 percent of the population (me...