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Signs of Aging

This Is How You Know You're Really Getting Old(er)

Linda DeMers Hummel | Posted 01.21.2017 | Fifty
Linda DeMers Hummel

When I have to bend down, I always look around carefully to see if there isn't something else I should be doing as long as I'm down there. I hope the cheerleaders from high school also have to do this now.

8 Signs The Incontinence Aisle Isn't Far Off

Linda DeMers Hummel | Posted 08.22.2016 | Fifty
Linda DeMers Hummel

I'm traveling today. Back to my hometown. Each time I make this trip, more and more about Long Island seems foreign to me. More traffic than last time. Not much chance I'll see someone I knew once. And if I do, will we recognize each other?

Excuse Me, Do I Smell?

Pamela Lutrell | Posted 05.18.2016 | Fifty
Pamela Lutrell

The teenage girl sitting on the couch in front of my desk had just declared, "I never want to be old. How awful will that be!" Before I asked her to define the word, I waited to listen to peers surrounding the couch. They concurred: No, it will not be good to be old!

8 Health Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Andra Atkins | Posted 07.26.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM We’ve all ignored medical symptoms from time to time, usually without dire consequences. Let’s face it: It’s mu...

Guerrilla Aging: Physical Surprises

Renee Fisher | Posted 09.13.2014 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

After all the years we have spent looking into mirrors, why is it that we didn't have a clue what was going to happen to our bodies after age 50?

Ancient Chinese Jade Stone Treatments Can Provide Natural Facelift Benefits

Holly Cara Price | Posted 06.24.2014 | Fifty
Holly Cara Price

If you have ever had insomnia and found yourself channel surfing late at night, you'll likely have seen those half hour ads with products that claim t...

Society's Standards Of Beauty Will Get Old, But Being Comfortable With Yourself Never Will

Temimah Zucker | Posted 06.23.2014 | Fifty
Temimah Zucker

On many levels there is no such thing as innate beauty. Beauty is molded by society -- by the advertising, fashion, and cosmetic industries. We live in a society of billboards and ads, photo-shop and Botox. We are trained to believe that size 2 is perfect, while most healthy women in America fit into a size 12.

Study Finds Exercise Actually Reverses Skin's Aging Process

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 04.18.2014 | Fifty

Almost everyone obsesses about wrinkles, but what can you do short of staying out of the sun or pumping your face full of chemicals? The answer may be...

7 Signs That Your Hair Is Getting Older

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.14.2013 | Style

Gray hairs and thinning locks are two of the most tell-tale signs that your hair is getting older. However, there are at least five other indicators t...

These 3 Bad Habits Are Making Your Skin Age Faster

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.04.2013 | Style

Have you ever looked into the mirror and asked yourself, "How did I wake up with these wrinkles?" Well, you really haven't been paying close attention...

What 2 Body Parts Give Away Your Age?

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 09.18.2013 | Fifty

Aging is inevitable but looking old before your time is not. There are many signs that you're looking older than you might want to -- everything from ...

Nature's Tattoos

Janet M. Neal | Posted 10.19.2013 | Women
Janet M. Neal

Our wrinkles give us texture -- something that adds interest and depth. Like a snowflake, no two people have the exact same pattern and placement.

A Surprising New Sign Of Aging

Posted 03.15.2013 | Fifty

When people look at someone, they unconsciously figure out how old that person is by studying the contrasting nature of his or her facial features. Or...

What I Really Fear About Aging (Hint: It's Not Wrinkles)

Debbie Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Debbie Leon

Women's magazines are always obsessing about wrinkles and fine lines, but I don't have a single friend who has ever mentioned them as a concern.