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THIS Will Make You Feel 5 Years Older In Just 5 Minutes

THIS Will Make You Feel 5 Years Older In Just 5 Minutes

10.16.2013
Want to feel five years older in just five minutes? Just take a memory test. Participants in a recent study, ages 65 to 85, said they...
Geography Affects What Drugs Seniors Prescribed

Geography Affects What Drugs Seniors Prescribed

10.15.2013
WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Where seniors live makes a difference not only in how much health care they receive but also the medications...
The Hormone Hoax The Government Won't Stop

The Hormone Hoax The Government Won't Stop

10.14.2013
Amid the government shutdown, the House did manage to approve some bills -- including one pretty lame one.
Your Waistline Could Be Jeopardizing Your Memory

Your Waistline Could Be Jeopardizing Your Memory

10. 9.2013
That treat you just indulged in won't just go from your lips to your hips -- it might just go straight to your head. Middle-aged people...
What Hair Loss Really Means For Your Health

What Hair Loss Really Means For Your Health

Robert Barnett  10. 9.2013
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com As a younger man, you noticed your hair thinning on top. Then a little bald spot popped up. Congratulations,...
STUDY: Women Aren't Living As Long As They Used To

STUDY: Women Aren't Living As Long As They Used To

10. 8.2013
Although American medical advances have been dramatic in recent years, at least some American women don't seem to be reaping the benefits....
Tips To Fight Aging With Your Diet

Tips To Fight Aging With Your Diet

Tanya Zuckerbrot  10. 8.2013
We can’t stop the aging process, but we can slow it down by choosing foods that can help delay and minimize the effects of aging!
7 Ways Your Body Gets Stronger As You Get Older

7 Ways Your Body Gets Stronger As You Get Older

Shelley Emling  10. 7.2013
There are few things worse than reading article after article about how the aging process wreaks havoc on our bodies. If it's not bad...
10 Apps To Relax Your Body And Mind

10 Apps To Relax Your Body And Mind

Linda Bernstein  10. 4.2013
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Bernstein I need to relax. And so, my fellow 50-plus-ers, do you. Between our own Everest-size to-do...
Read This Before Getting A Flu Shot

Read This Before Getting A Flu Shot

Sheryl Kraft  10. 4.2013
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com It's that time of year—flu shot season. But before you head to your doctor, pharmacy, or clinic to get...
New Pfizer Drug Approved For Menopause Symptoms

New Pfizer Drug Approved For Menopause Symptoms

10. 3.2013
Oct 3 (Reuters) - U.S. health regulators have approved Pfizer Inc's menopause drug Duavee, which is designed to reduce hot flashes with...
The #1 Thing You Can Do To Look and Feel Healthier

The #1 Thing You Can Do To Look and Feel Healthier

Dr. Pamela Peeke  10. 3.2013
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Reader Question: "What's one think I can do that's easy to keep and will actually make me look and feel...
When Is It Time To Seek Physical Therapy?

When Is It Time To Seek Physical Therapy?

09.29.2013
Many folks aren't keen to rush into surgery. A study published earlier this year found that physical therapy can be just as good for a...
3 Ways To Improve Your Posture -- And Why You Should

3 Ways To Improve Your Posture -- And Why You Should

Andrea Atkins  09.28.2013
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com If you’d rather not be someone who is hunched over, walks slow, and has chronic joint pain, then stand...