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Surprising Menopause Symptom Is More Common Than You Think

Surprising Menopause Symptom Is More Common Than You Think

Yagana Shah  04.15.2014
Women may welcome menopause, thinking they can finally bid farewell to tampons, maxi pads, and Midol. But a new study shows recurring and...
The One Thing Boomers Need To Know About Alcohol

The One Thing Boomers Need To Know About Alcohol

Denise Logeland  04.15.2014
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Denise Logeland Why do you drink? Is one reason the cancer-fighting antioxidants or heart-healthy properties...
Study Reveals Who's More Likely To Get Alzheimer's -- Men Or Women -- And Why

Study Reveals Who's More Likely To Get Alzheimer's -- Men Or Women -- And Why

Shelley Emling  04.15.2014
Even though the number of people living with dementia is expected to double to 65.7 million by 2030, no one has yet to figure out the definitive...
The 6 Body Parts That Betray Your Age First

The 6 Body Parts That Betray Your Age First

Shelley Emling  04.11.2014
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...
Staying Positive With Dementia: 'There's Still A Lot Of Good Life Out There'

Staying Positive With Dementia: 'There's Still A Lot Of Good Life Out There'

Kira Brekke  04.10.2014
Ron Grant is adamant that his dementia won't define his life. “There’s still a lot of good life out there,” said Grant, who was...
Yet Another Reason Aerobic Exercise Is So Important As You Age

Yet Another Reason Aerobic Exercise Is So Important As You Age

Shelley Emling  04. 9.2014
While we've known for some time about the many long-term benefits of exercise, from increased strength to a revved up metabolism, new research...
A Surprising Health Benefit Of Milk -- For Women Only

A Surprising Health Benefit Of Milk -- For Women Only

04. 7.2014
If you want to strengthen your bones, reaching for calcium-rich dairy seems to be a no-brainer. But for women, it's best to reach for a...
'Rates Will Quadruple' And 11 Other Things You Didn't Know About Alzheimer's

'Rates Will Quadruple' And 11 Other Things You Didn't Know About Alzheimer's

04. 4.2014
Whatever projections exist for long term healthcare costs, unless we get on top of the Alzheimer's crisis, those projections are likely...
LOOK: This 92 Year Old Reveals His Unusual Secret To Perfect Health

LOOK: This 92 Year Old Reveals His Unusual Secret To Perfect Health

Shelley Emling  04. 3.2014
People have attributed their long lives to all sorts of lifestyle factors. For example, before her death in 2012, Besse Cooper, 116, said...
Mammograms May Cause More Harm Than Good For Older Women, Study Suggests

Mammograms May Cause More Harm Than Good For Older Women, Study Suggests

04. 1.2014
While mammograms are used for early breast cancer detection and to lower mortality, older women might not reap the same benefits as younger...
Why The Alzheimer's Epidemic Hits Women Hardest

Why The Alzheimer's Epidemic Hits Women Hardest

Sherri Snelling  04. 1.2014
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sherri Snelling More than 5.4 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and a new report by...
8 Underrated Vegetables With Extraordinary Health Benefits

8 Underrated Vegetables With Extraordinary Health Benefits

Deborah Long  04. 1.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Your grandmother probably told you the same thing you tell your own grandchildren: Eat your vegetables;...
6 Amazing Anti-Aging Foods You Can Eat For Breakfast

6 Amazing Anti-Aging Foods You Can Eat For Breakfast

Shelley Emling  03.31.2014
For as long as we can remember, we've heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But not only can it boost your energy...
5 Habits That Are Making You Lose Hair

5 Habits That Are Making You Lose Hair

Jessica Dysart  03.30.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Suddenly seeing clumps of hair on your pillow in the morning or clogging up the shower drain can be scary....