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Brain Training Helped Older Adults Stay Sharp For Years, Study Finds

Brain Training Helped Older Adults Stay Sharp For Years, Study Finds

Julie Steenhuysen  01.13.2014
By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, Jan 13 (Reuters) - A brief course of brain exercises helped older adults hold on to improvements...
7 Reasons Why You Have Trouble Sleeping

7 Reasons Why You Have Trouble Sleeping

Ashley Neglia  01.11.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com If you’ve ever counted sheep, woken up multiple times during the night or experience daytime sleepiness,...
6 Easy Steps To Stronger Bones

6 Easy Steps To Stronger Bones

01. 9.2014
Here at Huff/Post50 we've written about the ways your body gets stronger as you age-- you get fewer colds, enjoy better sex, and have clearer...
Unlike A Fine Wine, Hangovers Actually Get Worse With Age

Unlike A Fine Wine, Hangovers Actually Get Worse With Age

01. 3.2014
Many older people report being unable to bounce back from a night of drinking as quickly as they did when they were younger. And there's...
New Discovery Could Help Reverse The Aging Process

New Discovery Could Help Reverse The Aging Process

01. 3.2014
A new genetic discovery suggests the battle against aging could be as simple as flipping a switch. Studies have shown calorie restriction...
10 Ways To Find (Or Not Find) The Perfect Gym

10 Ways To Find (Or Not Find) The Perfect Gym

01. 3.2014
Since moving to a new town, I've been on a mission. I'm in the market for a new gym. Yes, my building has one (that's one perk of living...
This Vitamin May Actually Slow Alzheimer's Progression

This Vitamin May Actually Slow Alzheimer's Progression

01. 2.2014
Researchers say vitamin E might slow the progression of mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease — the first time any treatment has been...
Menopause Mondays: Women's Inspiring 2014 Encore Careers in Perimenopause and Menopause

Menopause Mondays: Women's Inspiring 2014 Encore Careers in Perimenopause and Menopause

12.30.2013
I now have a purpose in my 2014 life that is bigger than me: Supporting women through perimenopause and menopause so that they can lead...
'You Can Cure A Hangover' And 7 Other Holiday Health Myths

'You Can Cure A Hangover' And 7 Other Holiday Health Myths

Bob Barnett   12.20.2013
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com The holiday season is a time of myth. There’s one about a big guy in a red suit who can travel faster than...
5 Belly-Fattening Holiday Foods Men Should Avoid

5 Belly-Fattening Holiday Foods Men Should Avoid

Yagana Shah  12.19.2013
Contrary to popular belief, it's not only women that are afflicted with bodily woes. While men may not be obsessing over thunder thighs...
The Holiday Card Every Stressed-Out Woman Needs To Read

The Holiday Card Every Stressed-Out Woman Needs To Read

12.19.2013
So, my generous sisters, this season, start being generous to YOU! Give YOU the gifts I know you deserve: self-care, respect, and love!...
Higher Blood Pressure Threshold OK In Older Adults

Higher Blood Pressure Threshold OK In Older Adults

12.18.2013
CHICAGO (AP) — New guidelines are out that say many older adults with high blood pressure can be treated less aggressively. That could...
Need Another Incentive To Start Exercising? Well, Here's A Great One

Need Another Incentive To Start Exercising? Well, Here's A Great One

12.16.2013
Here's another incentive to get you up and moving. If you want to do yourself a favor later in life, Japanese researchers say you ought...
Making Sense Of How Prescription Drugs Are Bought And Sold

Making Sense Of How Prescription Drugs Are Bought And Sold

12.15.2013
Well, we need to understand the surreal world in which prescription drugs are bought and sold in the U.S., and how they're different from...