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U.S. Cervical Cancer Rates Higher Than Previously Thought

U.S. Cervical Cancer Rates Higher Than Previously Thought

Shelley Emling  05.12.2014
A new study finds that the rate of cervical cancer in American women may actually be higher than previously thought, especially among older...
9 Surprising Lessons We've Learned About Aging Now That We're Over 50

9 Surprising Lessons We've Learned About Aging Now That We're Over 50

Ann Brenoff  05. 9.2014
In honor of the Huffington Post's 9th birthday today, we're looking at "9 Surprising Things We've Learned About Aging." Every day, another...
Study Finds Perceived Age Discrimination Worse For Health Than Perceived Racism And Sexism

Study Finds Perceived Age Discrimination Worse For Health Than Perceived Racism And Sexism

Shelley Emling  05. 8.2014
People who believe they've suffered age or weight discrimination actually have poorer health than victims of racism and sexism, a new study...
Handshake Grip Can Indicate Person's True Age

Handshake Grip Can Indicate Person's True Age

Shelley Emling  05. 7.2014
The strength of a handshake can set the tone for a business meeting. It can help make a good -- or not-so-good -- first impression. And...
6 Surprising Things I Learned From A Visit To The ER

6 Surprising Things I Learned From A Visit To The ER

05. 7.2014
I have a friend whose husband says she suffers from IDS... Instant Death Syndrome. In other words, she's a hypochondriac.
The 5 Most Commonly Overdiagnosed Conditions

The 5 Most Commonly Overdiagnosed Conditions

Bob Barnett  05. 6.2014
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com If it seems like everyone you know is being diagnosed with something, you're not imagining things. Yes,...
How Walking Faster Impacts Heart Health As You Age

How Walking Faster Impacts Heart Health As You Age

Shelley Emling  05. 6.2014
A new study in Circulation provides even more proof that maintaining or boosting your physical activity as you age is important for a healthy...
The Surprising Way Horses Can Help Ease Alzheimer's Symptoms

The Surprising Way Horses Can Help Ease Alzheimer's Symptoms

Yagana Shah  05. 6.2014
Who knew a farm could be the answer to coping with the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease? A new study says that spending time with horses...
20 Simple Tips That Will Help You Live To 100

20 Simple Tips That Will Help You Live To 100

05. 5.2014
To introduce something new in your life, you need to open your eyes, your ears and your mind. Something new in your life is a wire you...
How To Age In The Era Of 'Erectile Dysfunction'

How To Age In The Era Of 'Erectile Dysfunction'

05. 3.2014
Nearly all the commercials I see on television seem directed at my demographic, the graying baby-boomers. I see ads for motorized scooters,...
How To Recognize The Early Signs Of Alzheimer's

How To Recognize The Early Signs Of Alzheimer's

05. 3.2014
Alzheimer's is, above all, an insidious disease. Its symptoms typically begin so mildly and progress so slowly that it's easy to deny them...
Working In An Office Is Making You Age Faster. Here's Proof.

Working In An Office Is Making You Age Faster. Here's Proof.

Shelley Emling  05. 1.2014
Your office is aging you -- and faster than you'd think. Hours of sedentary, stressful work under bad lighting is hardly good for anybody's...
How Sleep Patterns In Midlife Impact Memory Later On

How Sleep Patterns In Midlife Impact Memory Later On

Shelley Emling  05. 1.2014
Sleeping too much or too little in midlife can impact one's memory later in life, a new study suggests. In addition, those whose sleep...
How Physical Ability In Midlife Impacts Your Life Expectancy

How Physical Ability In Midlife Impacts Your Life Expectancy

Yagana Shah  04.30.2014
As the saying goes, a body in motion stays in motion. But a new study says, a body that's not in motion is where the trouble begins. Researchers...