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5 Tips From School To Help You Keep Progressing As An Adult

Next Avenue | Ben Skinner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Ben Skinner Many of the things we learned in college get cast aside for job-related knowledge and our spare time the...

6 Family Behaviors That Are Totally Dysfunctional

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Caila Ball | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Dysfunctional behavior can be easy to slip into for even the most well-functioning families. While the temptation to ...

8 Exercise Mistakes That Could Hurt You

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com The anti-aging benefits of exercise — both aerobic and strength-building — have been well documented. But that's ol...

Study Reveals Bad News For Men Who Drink Heavily

Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

While research has suggested men may be able to hold their alcohol better than women, a new study shows heavy drinking may prove harmful to them later...

10 Gorgeous Celebs Who Are Graying Gracefully

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

Believe it or not, Mother Nature knows exactly what she's doing. So if you've struggled with DIY hair dye and ended up with brassy locks or if you can...

Menopause Can Be a Laughing Matter

Carol E Wyer | Posted 03.15.2014 | Fifty
Carol E Wyer

Facebook forums and light-hearted blogs all encourage women to chat about and share menopause experiences. It is no longer considered a taboo subject.

Alzheimer's Detection In Only 15 Minutes

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

Worried your constant forgetfulness could be more than just a series of "senior moments?" A quick 15-minute test could provide some answers. Resear...

The People Systematically Eliminated From Our Lives By Technology

Karin Kasdin | Posted 03.13.2014 | Fifty
Karin Kasdin

My question is this: Just because we can do really cool things with technology, does that mean we should? We have the technological capacity to blow up whole countries, but so far we have responsibly refused to press the button that would change the world.

7 Reasons Why You Have Trouble Sleeping

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ashley Neglia | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com If you’ve ever counted sheep, woken up multiple times during the night or experience daytime sleepiness, you are on...

6 Easy Steps To Stronger Bones

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

Here at Huff/Post50 we've written about the ways your body gets stronger as you age-- you get fewer colds, enjoy better sex, and have clearer skin, ju...

8 Things You Should Never Say To A Grandparent

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sally Stich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Sometimes grandkids can say something inappropriate—about your age or jiggly arms, and we’ve all come to expect t...

Which Old Friendships Are Worth Hanging On To?

Next Avenue | Linda Bernstein | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Bernstein Recently, during a routine medical procedure, the doctor goofed. Anesthesia went under my skin inste...

If You Want To Age Gracefully, Avoid These 7 Things

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

Like the haves and the have nots, when it comes to post 50s, it's those who are aging and those who are aging gracefully. You know, the lucky ones who...

The 7 Worst Places To Retire In America

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ashley Neglia | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Based on high crime, poor air quality, natural disasters, and more, we rated places you might want to rethink spendin...

15 Best Shortcuts For iPhones And Androids

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com When you first unwrapped your new smartphone and examined it's shiny face, you probably realized that you were holdin...

New Discovery Could Help Reverse The Aging Process

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

A new genetic discovery suggests the battle against aging could be as simple as flipping a switch. Studies have shown calorie restriction can be ...

How to Go Gray Naturally And Enjoy A Color-Free Future

Next Avenue | Mary Bemis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Mary Bemis My friends tell me I should consider myself blessed, because at nearly 52 years of age, I’m just beginnin...

6 Practical Ways To Get Your Husband To Listen To You

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ellen Breslau | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com The scenario is always the same: You want to talk, and your husband is watching TV or sitting at the computer. You be...

25 Things I Know Now That I'm 60

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sally Stich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Before I turned 60, I had moments of dread unlike any big birthday before. The others had a fun factor—at 50, the j...

5 Situations Where You Should Always Apologize

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sally Stich | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Let’s be honest: No one ever really likes apologizing. This is especially true when we feel wronged ourselves or caug...

The Most Important New Year's Resolution

Janie Emaus | Posted 03.01.2014 | Fifty
Janie Emaus

This year, I'm only going to make only one resolution: I resolve not to wait for anyone's approval. I am going to say "no" more often. I am going to take time for me.

5 Steps To A More Affordable Retirement

Next Avenue | Barbara Davis | Posted 12.29.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Barbara Davis As your retirement approaches, you’ll likely face hurdles of how to afford your lifestyle — or somet...

Yagana Shah

7 Unusual First Date Ideas For The Newly Single

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

The thought of a first date can strike such terror in a 50-plus heart, evoking horrific memories of emergency phone calls and being stood up, that the...

The Old-Fashioned Names That Need To Make A Comeback In 2014

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

In with the old and out with the new we say -- at least when it comes to names. While celebrities are getting a kick out of giving their kids trendy a...

LOOK: The 10 Dirtiest Places In Your Home

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ellen Breslau | Posted 12.22.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Ask most people and they'll probably tell you that the bathroom is the germiest place in the house. While the bathroom ...