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Exercising May Bolster Your Brain Wires In Old Age

Exercising May Bolster Your Brain Wires In Old Age

Bahar Gholipour  09.22.2014
People who stay physically active into old age may be improving their brain health by preventing a decline in the brain's white matter,...
5 Fabulous Fruits For Gorgeous Skin

5 Fabulous Fruits For Gorgeous Skin

Shelley Emling  09.19.2014
Everyone says it: You are what you eat. And this is especially true when it comes to your skin. The bad news is that sugary foods apparently...
Why Every Midlifer Seems To Be Looking For A New Doctor

Why Every Midlifer Seems To Be Looking For A New Doctor

09.19.2014
Last year I had to find a new primary care doctor. Did you? I ask because it seems like I talk to a lot of friends who are changing doctors...
Why Foot Health Is So Important To Overall Health

Why Foot Health Is So Important To Overall Health

09.17.2014
Unfortunately, my passion for step finally caught up with my 50-plus foot joints, and I am on a temporary hiatus while I wait for my aching...
Study Reveals The 4 Different Ways Boomers Approach Their Health Care

Study Reveals The 4 Different Ways Boomers Approach Their Health Care

09.16.2014
America's 75 million boomers are about to become our largest-ever retirement generation. And as they migrate into their later years, health...
7 Little Habits That Wreak Havoc On Your Feet

7 Little Habits That Wreak Havoc On Your Feet

Linda Melone  09.14.2014
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Melone If you wore a pedometer from the day you started walking, you'd have logged in more then 70,000...
10 Foods To Eat For Healthier Hair

10 Foods To Eat For Healthier Hair

Dawn Wilder  09.12.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com From snipping it with scissors to dousing it with dye, you put your hair through a lot. And while it may...
These Common Drugs May Increase Risk For Alzheimer's

These Common Drugs May Increase Risk For Alzheimer's

Yagana Shah  09.10.2014
Users of sleep and anxiety drugs may unknowingly be increasing their risk for developing Alzheimer's disease. A study published in the...
Study Reveals Surprising Habit That Will Help You Live Longer

Study Reveals Surprising Habit That Will Help You Live Longer

Yagana Shah  09. 4.2014
If you're reading this at your desk or on your couch, you might want to stand up first. While many of us think we can counter the effects...
The Moment An Alzheimer's Patient Remembers Her Daughter Will Melt Your Heart

The Moment An Alzheimer's Patient Remembers Her Daughter Will Melt Your Heart

Yagana Shah  09. 2.2014
It's the most painful part of Alzheimer's, when your own parent can't remember your face, let alone your name. But for one daughter of...
8 Essential Health Checks For Women

8 Essential Health Checks For Women

Beth Levine  08.30.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com When women hit the fifth decade, there are important health practices they need to start doing, if they...
Marijuana May Help Treat Alzheimer's, Study Suggests

Marijuana May Help Treat Alzheimer's, Study Suggests

Yagana Shah  08.28.2014
Marijuana is touted for its medical uses, lessening pain, nausea, and other uncomfortable side effects of conditions like glaucoma, nerve...
Everything You Know About Menopause Is Wrong

Everything You Know About Menopause Is Wrong

Yagana Shah  08.26.2014
Menopause. You're either dreading it or welcoming it, depending on how you look at it. On one hand, you're terrified of those hot flashes...
The #1 Most Painful Condition Next To Childbirth

The #1 Most Painful Condition Next To Childbirth

Andrea Atkins  08.22.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com It’s late summer, and that means hot days spent at the beach, licking ice cream cones, backyard barbecues,...