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Love After 50

An Octogenarian's Adventures In Online Dating

Dr. Natasha Josefowitz | Posted 07.11.2014 | Fifty
Dr. Natasha Josefowitz

That's really scary, I said to Heather, my 46-year-old trainer. I don't want to do this. Heather insisted, it was not about a new set of exercises that she was promoting, it was for me to get online on a dating site.

Humility and Growing Old

Jay Lickus | Posted 08.30.2014 | Fifty
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Jay Lickus

Have you gotten tired yet hearing how broken down and dysfunctional we have all become in our advancing years? If we are smart, we except our shortcomings, find a way to overcome them and move on with living our lives to the fullest.

5 Ways To Fall In Love With Your Spouse All Over Again

Next Avenue | Linda Bernstein | Posted 11.05.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Bernstein Last month my daughter got married. During the ceremony, she and her husband gazed at each other ado...

What Most 60-Somethings Just Don't Get

Nancy Alcock Hood | Posted 10.09.2013 | Fifty
Nancy Alcock Hood

Much advice has been given to 20- and 30-somethings, but at 87 years old I think it's the 60-and-over set who could use a few life lessons. And here they are...

This Secret Code Unlocked An Amazing Surprise

Posted 06.04.2013 | Weddings

A secret code helped 81-year-old Cynthia Riggs and 90-year-old Howard Attebery find love. Riggs told CBS News Friday that she and Attebery met 60 y...

Private Eye aka Cupid's Assistant

Tara Fass | Posted 06.29.2013 | Divorce
Tara Fass

It's important to thoroughly vet new suitors especially if in your guts you suspect something askew with your new Romeo's intentions.

How To Get Your Mom Dating Again, From Dr. Pepper Schwartz (WATCH)

Posted 08.16.2013 | MarloThomas

Love and relationship expert Dr. Pepper Schwartz stressed that online dating was an excellent outlet for women over 50 who are looking to ease back in...

8 Reasons Why Sex Is Better After 50

Next Avenue | Posted 09.07.2012 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Suzanne Braun Levine Several recent studies have made the surprising (to them, not to me) discovery that many women ...

WATCH: Is There Love For People Over 60?, From Dr. Sue Johnson

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

When relationship expert Dr. Sue Johnson recently joined me on Mondays With Marlo, she addressed a concern that many people have -- is it possible to ...

Why True Love In Midlife Is Better Than A Fairy Tale

Gerit Quealy | Posted 04.21.2012 | Fifty
Gerit Quealy

I took a hard look at what I learned in exploring love at midlife -- how long-term couples keep love fresh or how new midlife couples coming together manage their backstory and baggage. It was illuminating, and more inspiring than any fairy tale.

Ageless Love: It's Really Not Over Until You're Dead

Joan Casademont | Posted 04.18.2012 | Fifty
Joan Casademont

"He said that you went to school together," my mother says over the phone, long distance. "And his name is Dave," she announces victoriously, as if that is all the identification he will ever need, like "Cher."

Is Cupid On The Other Side Of Your Computer Screen?

Posted 02.08.2012 | Fifty

Online dating is booming. According to Jeffrey Hancock, assistant professor of communication and chairman of the Information Science department at Cor...

The Myth of Spontaneous Sex

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 03.12.2012 | Fifty
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

Why, you may ask yourself, are you not having wild, spontaneous sex now that you and your partner have been together for five, ten, fifteen, maybe twenty or more years?

We Still Undress In The Dark, But The Sex Is Great!

Suzanne Braun Levine | Posted 01.14.2012 | Fifty
Suzanne Braun Levine

Whether we like it or not, being 50 or 60 means that we aren't in Kansas any more -- body wise. There is no way that the belt we wore in our thirties will fit, even if the hip-huggers we also wore at the time still do.

Is Sex a Drug or a Sacred Path?

Sara Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Davidson

For 4 days, we don't leave the bedroom except to eat. It did not occur to me at the time that this was excessive. I thought, as did Billy: it's the only way to fly. Not until a year later did I see what it was--a binge, a four day bender.

Love in the Time of Viagra

Sara Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Davidson

What's it like to go for AIDS tests at a public clinic when you're over 50? We're about to see.

Do You Trust Your Body or Your Mind?

Sara Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Davidson

When your mind is yelling, "Stop!" and your body is insisting, "Go!" Which one do you listen to?

Sexual Chemistry -- Is it a Trap?

Sara Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Davidson

My entire body wanted to connect with his. We eyed each other, cautiously, like two animals... He said, "I thought you wanted to break up with me..."