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Kimberly Williams-Paisley Opens Up About Her Mother's Dementia

Kimberly Williams-Paisley Opens Up About Her Mother's Dementia

Shelley Emling  08.26.2015
For years, "Nashville" star Kimberly Williams-Paisley has been slowly losing her mother to primary progressive aphasia, a form of...
7 Ways To Avoid 7 Common Chronic Diseases

7 Ways To Avoid 7 Common Chronic Diseases

Carol Marak  08.26.2015
In the next few decades, people worldwide can expect to live longer. And if you make it to 65, data implies that you my live another 20...
Report: Nearly 47 Million People Now Have Dementia

Report: Nearly 47 Million People Now Have Dementia

Associated Press  08.25.2015
Health researchers say there are now nearly 47 million people living with dementia globally, up from 35 million in 2009. They warned that...
8 Signs The Incontinence Aisle Isn't Far Off

8 Signs The Incontinence Aisle Isn't Far Off

Linda DeMers Hummel  08.22.2015
I'm traveling today. Back to my hometown. Each time I make this trip, more and more about Long Island seems foreign to me. More traffic...
Stop Perceiving People With Alzheimer's As 'Idiots'

Stop Perceiving People With Alzheimer's As 'Idiots'

Amy Aves Challenger  08.21.2015
When I approach my father, who has Alzheimer's, with an open mind, I see all that he is today. Each poem he sends me, every phone call,...
The Day I 'Died' On A Softball Field

The Day I 'Died' On A Softball Field

Dave Sandler  08.17.2015
On August 9, 2009 I took the biggest detour of my life! It was the day I died, but God was not ready to take me. While scoring the winning...
How I'm Surviving A Very Rare Disease

How I'm Surviving A Very Rare Disease

Dawn Brulé  08.17.2015
In January 2008 I had my second miscarriage at five months. My husband and I were devastated but couldn't imagine what was to come next. I...
Top 10 Towns With Great Farmers Markets

Top 10 Towns With Great Farmers Markets

Moira McGarvey  08.14.2015
I've noticed a couple of recurring themes for towns and cities that people rate as good retirement choices. We know that for retirement,...
What Your Mother Never Told You About Menopause

What Your Mother Never Told You About Menopause

Ann Brenoff  08.11.2015
Never mind missing the birds and the bees discussion. When it comes to teaching us about sex and our bodies, the all-time taboo talk that...
Eating These Foods May Slow Brain Aging By 7.5 Years

Eating These Foods May Slow Brain Aging By 7.5 Years

Ann Brenoff  08. 5.2015
Think of blueberries as a brain's best friend. A new study from the Rush University Medical Center found that sticking to what is known...
7 Ways Optimism Is Good For Your Health

7 Ways Optimism Is Good For Your Health

Mara Karpel, Ph.D.  07.31.2015
Throughout the past two months, my dad has taken my family on a roller coaster ride with his health's ups and downs. Every day has been...
Top Tip For Breaking Any Addiction

Top Tip For Breaking Any Addiction

Julie Dargan  07.27.2015
Whether your addiction is chocolate, smoking, gambling or alcohol, this one top tip will help you change your approach to your addiction....
Pedicures And 9 Other Ways Yoga Stresses Me Out

Pedicures And 9 Other Ways Yoga Stresses Me Out

Kathryn E. Livingston  07.25.2015
The world of yoga is not perfect, and, paradoxically, the very practice that lowers my stress level can cause it to soar. Nevertheless,...
Exercise May Be The Key To Battling Alzheimer's, Studies Find

Exercise May Be The Key To Battling Alzheimer's, Studies Find

Associated Press  07.24.2015
Exercise may do more than keep a healthy brain fit: New research suggests working up a good sweat may also offer some help once memory...