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Yes, People Over 70 Are Having Sex. And A Lot Of It.

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.28.2015 | Fifty

People are continuing to enjoy active sex lives well into their 70s and 80s, according to new research from The University of Manchester and NatCen So...

Yagana Shah

Jane Fonda Says Girl Power Is The Real Reason Women Live Longer Than Men

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.28.2015 | Fifty

Sorry, men. It seems your bromances are totally overrated -- at least according to Jane Fonda. The 77-year-old actress and fitness guru says it's actu...

When You Want Sex And Your Partner Doesn't

Next Avenue | Emily Gurnon | Posted 01.28.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Emily Gurnon It’s a problem experienced by both men and women, in heterosexual and same-sex relationships: One of ...

The Differences Between The U.S. And Italy From A Lover Of Both

Lisa Condie | Posted 01.28.2015 | Fifty
Lisa Condie

Cruising at 40,000+ feet above the Atlantic Ocean, I feel strangely at peace. Halfway between the two places I call home, I want to hover here for a while. It's the place where I don't feel torn, neither heading towards, nor leaving behind, the places and people I love.

9 Incredibly Smart Financial Actions Every Middle-Aged Woman Should Take

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 01.27.2015 | Fifty
Kathy Gottberg

Clearly, many women have a deep insecurity about their finances and how to manage their money in a SMART and responsible way. So here are nine tips that I believe any woman should consider regarding her money.

Longing To Finally Visit The Cuba Of My Dreams

Richard Pérez-Feria | Posted 01.26.2015 | Fifty
Richard Pérez-Feria

I was besieged in an instant. The moment President Obama announced to the world the momentous change he's implementing regarding normalizing relations between the United States and Cuba, my phone went nuts -- texts, calls, emails, Facebook messages, Google alerts -- all of it, all at once.

25 Life Hacks Every Middle-Aged Person Should Know

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.26.2015 | Fifty

Who doesn't need life to be made a little bit easier? Below are 25 tips to do precisely that. Readers are invited to post their own life hacks below i...

Yagana Shah

5 Bad Behaviors From The Past That Are Now Totally Common

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.26.2015 | Fifty

We love our smartphones, tablets, apps and whatnot, but we have to admit, we've noticed technology has made the world a slightly ruder place. Stores n...

6 Positive Lessons I Learned From Alzheimer's

Elena Rosberg | Posted 01.26.2015 | Fifty
Elena Rosberg

My mother reacts very sensitively to my feelings and moods. That is typical of Alzheimer's patients. When I visit her feeling hectic and tense, she reacts immediately, takes on my mood, and becomes nervous and negative. But when I am cheerful and attentive, she is happy. This has taught me to be much more aware of myself and my feelings when I am with other people.

The Upside Of Working In Retirement

Alexis Abramson, Ph.D. | Posted 01.25.2015 | Fifty
Alexis Abramson, Ph.D.

Retirement is a transition that's generally filled with mixed emotions. You may feel like you've finally reached your professional stride and still have many productive years left, but the human resources department is suggesting you take a "less-demanding" position based on the results of your annual physical and length of time with the company.

5 Ways To Add Passion Back Into Your Marriage (Not Just The Bedroom)

High50 | Posted 01.25.2015 | Fifty
High50

There comes a time in every relationship when there's an urgent need to reconnect: when the kids leave, in the aftermath of an affair, or when everything's just got a bit stale. Even couples who felt they were rubbing along quite amicably while the kids were at home are forced to recognize that they've been living parallel lives when the kids leave.

Why I Can Change The World AND Wear A Pretty Dress

Nancy Roman | Posted 01.27.2015 | Fifty
Nancy Roman

Did you know that Amelia Earhart designed her own clothes? I can't tell you how much I am cheered by this fact.

This Is What Saturday Morning Used To Look Like (Before Life Got In The Way)

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 01.23.2015 | Fifty

It's become cliche (not to mention incorrect) to say that things were easier "back in the day," but we think that weekend schedules are the exception....

Yagana Shah

9 Sentences That Will Take Sex From Hot To Not

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.23.2015 | Fifty

Sex, like all things in life, has the potential to get really awkward in certain moments. Sometimes it's because things don't go as planned. Other tim...

The Biggest 50th Anniversaries In 2015

Pat Gallagher | Posted 01.22.2015 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

We thought we would bring you some memories of an historical event that took place in 1965 which made a long overdue difference in the civil rights of all human beings, as well as pop culture events that will bring on the awww factor (cuteness alert).

Yagana Shah

Julianne Moore's Secret For Flawless Skin Is Surprisingly Simple

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.22.2015 | Fifty

There's so much we covet about Julianne Moore -- that fiery red hair, her killer red carpet style and, of course, her career, but there's nothing we w...

The Money Bonanza That Awaits Empty Nesters

Next Avenue | Greg Daugherty | Posted 01.22.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Greg Daugherty I first noticed it with the water bill: $30 for the preceding three months, lower than I could ever r...

Video Shows Why You Should Never Do Yoga Angry

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty

From deep breaths to life's little frustrations, yoga class is a great place to just let it all out. But sometimes "letting it all go" isn't as ea...

How To Drop Pounds By Resetting Your Eating Clock

AARP Life Reimagined | Sarah Mahoney | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty

Could losing weight really be as simple as shifting the hours we eat? While it’s too early to say if it’s true for humans, new research from the S...

8 Reasons Why Costco Is The Coolest Effing Store Around

Jill Robbins | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty
Jill Robbins

I believe in Heaven and Hell. I know the Bible offers a description of both places but I kinda like to think Heaven is just a little bit like Costco. Because I really just love it that effing much. Here are eight reasons why.

The Life Skills You Should Have By 50, 60, 70

Next Avenue | Sue Campbell | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sue Campbell Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a blog series on life skills and knowledge that are good to have...

109-Year-Old Woman Says Secret To Long Life Is Avoiding Men

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty

The oldest living woman in Scotland -- 109 -- says the secret to her longevity is this: Eat your porridge and avoid men. Centenarian Jessie Gallan, wh...

5 Tips If You're Job Hunting For The First Time In Years

Next Avenue | Beverly Mahone | Posted 01.20.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Maureen Callahan (This article previously appeared on BoomerWorld.) In September 2013, I made a tough decision t...

Why Tattoos May Be The Next Great Generational Divide

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.20.2015 | Fifty

While tattoos and body piercings have become more mainstream, they still cause some to blanch. And where there's blanching, there may also be some emp...

Why I Like Turning 50 So Much More Than Turning 40

Sukey Forbes | Posted 01.19.2015 | Fifty
Sukey Forbes

On my 40th birthday I felt as if I was turning 100. Worn out from my middle child's sudden death five months prior, I was fragile and tired. Ten years later I am a different woman in all regards and as I sit here kissing 50 I'm feeling rather youthful.