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Need tips and ideas for adjusting to retirement? Take a look at these articles to learn about retirement activities and more.

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5 Weight-bearing Exercises for Retirees

The easiest prescription for preserving bone density is weight-bearing exercise, which makes the bones work against gravity and slows the rate of bone loss. What's the one for you?


How Baby Boomers Are Shaking Up the Retirement Home Biz

Jimmy Buffet has the right idea with his line of Latitude Margaritaville 'active adult' communities. What are other places doing already? See more »

Warding Off the ‘Retirement Curse’

A study shows that five years after retirement, many Americans begin to decline mentally and physically. See more »

Top 10 Exercises for People with Arthritis

Think arthritis and exercise can't coexist? Think again: Research shows that getting active can actually help reduce joint pain and stiffness -- along with a host of other benefits. Here, we'll look at the top 10 exercises for people with arthritis. See more »

10 Health Benefits of Swimming

Swimming is one of the most rewarding activities an athlete can try. It can be as relaxing or as strenuous at you can make it, and it provides a host of health benefits. Here are 10 of the most important. See more »

5 Health Benefits of Playing Tennis

Not only does tennis let you combine your social life with an aerobic workout, but also, hitting -- or chasing -- that ball improves your mind as well as your body. See more »

How to Find the Right Dance Workout Routine

You don't have to log time on the treadmill or pump iron to get fit. Just find a class that uses dance moves to get you r heart rate up. See more »

Top 5 Dating Sites for Active Older Adults

Online dating isn't just for the 30-somethings and younger. There are plenty of options to make a love connection through these top five dating sites for older adults. See more »

10 Pieces of Retiree Dating Advice

You're never too old to date. Learn the ins and outs of dating in your golden years. See more »

Does retiree dating have any health benefits?

With dating, sometimes you just have to close your eyes, take a big gulp and believe that eventually making a great match will do wonders for your heart and soul. But can it actually do the same for your health as well? See more »

5 Weight-bearing Exercises for Retirees

The easiest prescription for preserving bone density is weight-bearing exercise, which makes the bones work against gravity and slows the rate of bone loss. What's the one for you? See more »