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Women Aging Gracefully

8 Things To Know Before Turning 48 1/2

Posted 07.09.2013 | OWN

By Lisa Zeidner A few crucial truths from the hilarious, wise, wish-she-were-your-best-friend author of Love Bomb: A Novel. 1. You’ll never h...

FDA Approves First Non-Hormonal Treatment For Hot Flashes

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2013 | Fifty

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Noven Therapeutics LLC's drug to treat hot flashes associated with menopause - a surprise d...

35 Rock Stars Who Are Aging Gracefully

Posted 04.12.2013 | Fifty

Sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll. While rock stars live fast, that may not have any impact on their ability to age gracefully. For example, while b...

Which Gender Has It Harder When It Comes To Aging?

Reuters | Posted 05.21.2013 | Fifty

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK, March 20 (Reuters) - Aging is a concern for many Americans, particularly its impact on health, but men se...

Lost and Found in Menopause

Donna Henes | Posted 01.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

Aging and changing might be inevitable, but they ain't easy. They precipitate in us a great uncertainty. The myriad dramatic disturbances of modern middle life create an overwhelming crisis of identity and purpose for each of us.

New Life for Stale Bread

Martha Nelson | Posted 08.12.2012 | Fifty
Martha Nelson

I held the crumbling old address book. Twenty-seven family and friends were gone, their addresses no longer needed for sending the unexpected note, Christmas gift or birthday card.

WATCH: Madison Avenue, Media Embrace Images Of Aging

Posted 03.15.2012 | Fifty

Madison Avenue and the entertainment industry are finally recognizing the financial and social power of the baby boomers. Post 50s are taking those in...

It's Halftime For Post 50s

Diane Gilman | Posted 04.08.2012 | Fifty
Diane Gilman

This is your second half. Don't give up now.

Finally! Sexy Baby Boomer Women Are in Vogue

Diane Gilman | Posted 02.21.2012 | Fifty
Diane Gilman

Let's all buy a thousand issues of Meryl Streep's Vogue and send a message to advertisers and editors: the biggest mistake you could make in this economy is continuing to marginalize us and judge us by our age instead of our buying power.

After 90 Years, What I Know About Ageism

Rhoda P. Curtis | Posted 09.27.2011 | Healthy Living
Rhoda P. Curtis

There is a strange conflation in our American society between growing old and becoming infirm. And there seems to be a sense of shame connected with infirmity.

What Do Women Over 50 Want... To Wear?

Julia Moulden | Posted 08.18.2011 | Style
Julia Moulden

I want timeless pieces that suit me. I want to be comfortable. And I would rather buy one great item that I can wear forever than a bunch of things from [insert the name of any mass-produced retailer here]. And I'll bet I'm not alone.

Why Women Accept Aging Better Than Men

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

Do women embrace aging better than men? Are we happier with our lives and are we better equipped to handle the myriad of changes than they are?