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How To Navigate An Airport When You Have Hearing Loss

How To Navigate An Airport When You Have Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts  05.20.2016
You know the jokes about how many (fill in the blank)s does it take to change a lightbulb? Well I have a new one: How many gate changes...
Why I Choose Recovery Every Single Day

Why I Choose Recovery Every Single Day

Rachel Brehm  05.20.2016
In a life with infinite options and endless possibility, I choose recovery. I choose it in the face of adversity, I choose it under pressure,...
How To Stop Bone Loss And Rebuild Muscle Mass

How To Stop Bone Loss And Rebuild Muscle Mass

Barbara Hannah Grufferman  05.20.2016
While it's possible to slow down -- even stop -- bone loss, it's hard to completely reverse it. However, muscle loss is reversible! If...
The Shocking Things About Aging That No One Ever Talks About

The Shocking Things About Aging That No One Ever Talks About

Ann Brenoff  05.19.2016
Everybody ages differently and nobody actually understands how they wound up at their own 60th birthday party. For most of us, "old" will...
Being Busy Is Actually Better For Your Brain, Study Finds

Being Busy Is Actually Better For Your Brain, Study Finds

Yagana Shah  05.18.2016
Feel like the work just never seems to end? Take heart. All that "busyness" is probably good for you. A new study in the journal Frontiers...
100-Year-Old Makes A Dash To Break Guinness' 100-Meter Record

100-Year-Old Makes A Dash To Break Guinness' 100-Meter Record

Ann Brenoff  05.18.2016
With "Jesus as my coach," a 100-year-old runner in South Carolina is hoping that she has just broken the Guinness World Record for fastest...
The 5 Ways To Reach Midlife With A Jolly Good Attitude

The 5 Ways To Reach Midlife With A Jolly Good Attitude

Lorraine C. Ladish  05.18.2016
I believe that how you look is in direct correlation with how you feel. No amount of anti-aging creams or tummy tucks are going to counteract...
What The United States Should Copy From Cuba

What The United States Should Copy From Cuba

Robyn Stone  05.18.2016
When you visit Cuba you notice one thing right away: Older people are everywhere you look. Older people seem to be everywhere because they...
Interviewing My Mom With Alzheimer's

Interviewing My Mom With Alzheimer's

Lisa Hirsch  05.18.2016
I never fear asking my mom any questions, for I know that immediately after everything disappears from her memory. Since this disease --...
Medicare Has A Drug Problem

Medicare Has A Drug Problem

Debra B. Whitman, Ph.D.  05.17.2016
Medicare Part B has a drug problem. Program spending on prescription drugs has doubled--growing from $11 billion to $22 billion--over the...
Women Who Go To Church Live Longer, Harvard Study Finds

Women Who Go To Church Live Longer, Harvard Study Finds

Ann Brenoff  05.17.2016
Women who attended religious services more than once per week were 33 percent less likely to die during a 16-year follow-up than women...
Both My Parents Were Diagnosed With Alzheimer's On The Same Day

Both My Parents Were Diagnosed With Alzheimer's On The Same Day

Jean Lee  05.17.2016
Nine years ago both of my parents were diagnosed with Alzheimer's on the same day. My sister and I moved them out of the home in which...
How To Change Your Personality Even Later In Life

How To Change Your Personality Even Later In Life

Susan Krauss Whitbourne  05.17.2016
As we go through midlife, we may wonder whether we're permanently stuck with the personality we've had since our youth. Once you reach...
These Senior Athletes Are The Ultimate Fitness Motivation

These Senior Athletes Are The Ultimate Fitness Motivation

Yagana Shah  05.16.2016
Too tired. Too busy. Too old. These aren't truths. These are excuses. And we have the athletes to prove it.  Over the weekend,...