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Strength Training For 'Aging' Adults

Strength Training For 'Aging' Adults

Desirea D. Caucci  09.26.2013
News flash: we are all aging! By the time we reach our thirties, we all begin to lose peak strength by approximately 10 percent per decade,...
Countdown To Obamacare: What Employers Should Tell You About Your Coverage

Countdown To Obamacare: What Employers Should Tell You About Your Coverage

PHILIP MOELLER  09.26.2013
Editor's Note: This is part of a continuing series counting down to the Oct. 1 launch for new state health insurance exchanges that have...
Eating These Foods May NOT Help Thinking Skills After All

Eating These Foods May NOT Help Thinking Skills After All

Shelley Emling  09.25.2013
For years, many health experts have hailed foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids as being good for the lowering of stroke risk, as well as...
From Athletes To The Elderly: The Science Of Trips And Falls

From Athletes To The Elderly: The Science Of Trips And Falls

SHIRLEY S. WANG  09.24.2013
New research into how we maintain our balance could help athletes and prevent falls among the elderly. Scientists are finding that maintaining...
7 Big Myths About Body Fat

7 Big Myths About Body Fat

Linda Melone  09.23.2013
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Melone After age 50, maintaining a healthy weight can be even more challenging than it was in earlier...
Study Finds Gaining Weight May Actually Help You Live Longer

Study Finds Gaining Weight May Actually Help You Live Longer

Shelley Emling  09.20.2013
For years we've been hearing about the health risks associated with obesity. As your body mass index rises, so does your risk for coronary...
3 Surprising Habits That Can Cause Premature Aging

3 Surprising Habits That Can Cause Premature Aging

Sarah Barness  09.19.2013
In this new episode, The Doctors reveal 3 habits that you probably do on a daily basis that actually can cause premature aging. Watch...
This Could Prevent 40% Of Colorectal Cancers

This Could Prevent 40% Of Colorectal Cancers

Shelley Emling  09.18.2013
In the early stages of colorectal cancer, symptoms may be hard to identify. And because the symptoms don't often become apparent until...
Countdown To Obamacare: How Will My Health Insurance Change?

Countdown To Obamacare: How Will My Health Insurance Change?

PHILIP MOELLER  09.18.2013
Editor's Note: This is the first part in a continuing series counting down to the Oct. 1 launch for new state health insurance exchanges...
Like A Fine Wine, Hangovers Get Better With Age

Like A Fine Wine, Hangovers Get Better With Age

Shelley Emling  09.13.2013
Many older people report being unable to bounce back from a night of drinking as quickly as they did when they were younger. But, contrary...
3 Ways To Ward Off Knee Pain

3 Ways To Ward Off Knee Pain

09.13.2013
In the last few years, the number of knee surgeries has skyrocketed. An analysis by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality found...
5 Simple Ways To Slash Your Salt Intake

5 Simple Ways To Slash Your Salt Intake

Gina Roberts-Grey  09.12.2013
SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Gina Roberts Grey We all know that consuming too much salt is bad for us — but mounting scientific evidence...
8 Ways To Wake Up With More Energy

8 Ways To Wake Up With More Energy

Beth Levine  09.11.2013
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Tired of Feeling Tired? Brrrrrrriiiiiiiinnngggg! When the alarm goes off, do you: A. Spring immediately...
REPORT: Aging U.S. Faces Crisis In Cancer Care

REPORT: Aging U.S. Faces Crisis In Cancer Care

09.10.2013
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. is facing a crisis in how to deliver cancer care, as the baby boomers reach their tumor-prone years and doctors...