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Retire And Start A New Life In Sunny Belize | Posted 05.31.2015 | Fifty

Lynn Ann Snellman and her husband Tony DiPiazza's lifestyle in Belize is very different to what they knew back in Okemos, Michigan. 'Our main reason for leaving was the weather. We crave warmth and sunshine. Here in Belize we are thrilled to enjoy an outdoor lifestyle year-round,' says Lynn.

These 90-Year-Olds Stripped Down For A Sexy Calendar -- With Good Reason

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 03.31.2015 | Fifty

As Wilma Purvis prepared to disrobe and get photographed, she remembers thinking, "Oh my golly!" Perhaps that's because Purvis is 94 years old. The...

How Sex Boosts Brain Power And Memory

YourTango | Nicole Weaver | Posted 03.30.2015 | Fifty

As you get older one of the biggest things that go is your brain function. Your memory starts to fade, and you can't remember things like you used to....

It's Hard For Men To Believe I Feel Attractive At 50

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 05.30.2015 | Fifty
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

Thousands of times every day advertisers tell women, both young and old, that they are failing to be attractive and/or beautiful, while simultaneously telling women that being attractive and beautiful are the only conduits to pleasure and happiness.

3 Steps To Dump The Baggage And Move On With Your Love Life

Michelle Martin | Posted 05.28.2015 | Fifty
Michelle Martin

Dating in our teens and 20s was challenging. Dating in our middle adult years, with significant exes, children, pets, mortgages, careers and a boatload of emotional, physical and perhaps even financial baggage, may seem impossible.

5 Surefire Ways To Make A Powerful First Impression

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 05.28.2015 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Experts disagree as to the amount of time it takes for people to form an initial impression, but this earliest encounter tends to linger. In fact, some communication specialists claim that it can take as many as 12 follow-up meetings to counteract a poor first impression.

A Friend Isn't Always Forever And That's OK

Dr. Margaret Rutherford | Posted 05.28.2015 | Fifty
Dr. Margaret Rutherford

Friendships. Some abide through thick and thin. No matter what happens in your life. No matter if you go through a time when you are not all that easy to love. That friend is sticking around.

The Single Realization That Can Help You Move Past Regret

Douglas LaBier | Posted 05.28.2015 | Fifty
Douglas LaBier

There are many kinds of regrets that people have and then feel trapped by within their current lives. That becomes more acute as you enter the middle years. But consider this: If you're able to feel regret to begin with, then that very feeling, that awareness, suggests that you're probably not the same person you were back then.

How To Survive Your Mammogram With A Little Help From Your Friends

Nancy L. Wolf | Posted 05.28.2015 | Fifty
Nancy L. Wolf

Men think it is weird when women go to the ladies' room in groups. Men may think it is even weirder that I go with two friends each year to get our mammograms. We call it the "MammoVan." Let me clarify -- the three of us travel together in one car but we have separate mammograms in consecutive appointments.

Want To Retire Early? Cut The Cord, Study Says

Buck Wargo | Posted 05.27.2015 | Fifty
Buck Wargo

For baby boomers who hope to retire early and enjoy the rest of their lives with travel and other pursuits they've put on hold, it helps to have children that are financially independent.In fact, you're more than twice as likely to retire earlier if you don't have to support your adult children.

5 Reasons Rejection In Online Dating Hurts So Bad

Joe Seldner | Posted 05.27.2015 | Fifty
Joe Seldner

Online dating over 50 is a petri dish for weird behaviors, a lot of it kind of fascinating. But one of the weirdest behaviors is the phenomenon of people getting their feelings hurt by, and reacting angrily to, people they haven't even met.

4 Tips To Deal When Your Partner Is A Backseat Driver

Ken Solin | Posted 05.27.2015 | Fifty
Ken Solin

Boomer couples frequently criticize each other's driving, and they persist no matter how annoying until it all too often escalates into something bigger than warranted.

10 Vintage Beauty Secrets From Old Hollywood's Most Glamorous Stars

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.27.2015 | Fifty

With their glowing skin, simple elegance and striking makeup, there's a reason why people are still obsessed with the style and glamour of Elizabeth T...

The 7 Worst Foods For Your Teeth

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 03.26.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Don’t eat candy. Brush twice a day. Coffee stains your teeth. Proper dental hygiene practices are no secret, though...

I'm Not Trying To 'Age Gracefully' -- So Stop Pressuring Me To

Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.26.2015 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

I am apparently guilty of one of the last social offenses against humanity: I am aging while female. I plead guilty. I am 65 and a few months ago had that day that everyone eventually has -- the one when you look in the mirror and see a stranger, a stranger who looks much older than you feel.

Chelsea Clinton Reveals Grandpa Bill Does In Fact Help Change Granddaughter's Diapers

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.25.2015 | Fifty

New mom Chelsea Clinton says her parents, Bill and Hillary Clinton, are totally involved in their granddaughter's life, all the way down to changing d...

Chelsea Clinton Reveals Grandpa Bill Does In Fact Help Change Granddaughter's Diapers

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.25.2015 | Fifty

New mom Chelsea Clinton says her parents, Bill and Hillary Clinton, are totally involved in their granddaughter's life, all the way down to changing d...

How A Sense Of Humor Can Save Your Marriage

Meg Dennison | Posted 05.25.2015 | Fifty
Meg Dennison

Play is more a state of mind than an activity. Play creates options; it is the opposite of the highly planned, organized and goal-oriented existence we had built for ourselves. For us, play has become a way to learn to hold even our most entrenched opinions lightly and create awareness of new options.

10 Reasons Men Should Date Women In Their 50s

Jack Anderson | Posted 05.21.2015 | Fifty
Jack Anderson

Fellas, from the day we came out of the womb, we have been playing catchup when it comes to the wisdom and maturity of a woman. She was way ahead of us on the school playground when she gave us that first kiss and we didn't know what the hell was happening, and she sure as hell is light-years ahead of us in her fifth decade.

Why It's So Hard To Say 'Old' Without Cringing

Sabine Reichel | Posted 05.25.2015 | Fifty
Sabine Reichel

Age is in the air -- and most people don't like it, though some try to pretend otherwise. It's easy when it's on screen, like the two successful and charming 'Best Marigold Hotel' feel-good movies that are tinted with vibrant and forgiving colors that block out the cruel march of time.

Antonio Banderas Says Society's Double Standard Of Aging Is 'Ridiculous'

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.24.2015 | Fifty

Antonio Banderas says society, not just Hollywood, is to blame for the unfair pressures put on women today to maintain their youthful sex appeal. ...

Potential New Alzheimer's Treatment Fully Restores Memory -- At Least In Mice

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 03.24.2015 | Fifty

A team of Australian researchers has come up with a noninvasive ultrasound technology that could restore memory in Alzheimer's patients. In a study...

Passion Without A Paycheck Is No Retirement At All

John Tarnoff | Posted 05.24.2015 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Boomers with the assets and support to retire comfortably represent a smaller and smaller segment of the aging population in our country. Hammered by the Great Recession, reduced pension plans, rising healthcare costs, corporate downsizing, as well as by ageism and reduced opportunities for employment, boomers are going to be increasingly squeezed financially.

12 Free Makeup Tips Videos For Older Women

Margaret Manning | Posted 05.24.2015 | Fifty
Margaret Manning

One of the biggest myths about aging is that older women no longer care about how they look. This is complete nonsense. Most of us don't care about looking younger. But, we do care about looking our best and feeling great. Makeup is only one very small part of our appearance.

Fight Aging With This 12-Step Nightly Routine

Jacqueline Whitmore | Posted 05.24.2015 | Fifty
Jacqueline Whitmore

While I was at the car wash the other day, I noticed a sign on the wall that read, 'Thursday is Seniors Day: Seniors 50 and over get $4 off any wash.' Even though I turned 50 last October, I still don't think of myself as a senior.