Aging is an inevitable process that happens to everyone. Learn how to keep your body healthy and strong as you move into your golden years.
10 Modern Technologies Baby Boomers Are Using
10 Popular Baby Boomer Activities
10 Video Games for Baby Boomers
How Baby Boomers Are Shaking Up the Retirement Home Biz
Warding Off the ‘Retirement Curse’
10 Health Benefits of Swimming
Can You Stand on One Leg for 10 Seconds? Study Links This to Longer Life
Who Is the Oldest Person to Ever Live?
"Massive" Drop in U.S. Life Expectancy Partly From COVID-19
10 Anti-aging Foods
5 Anti-aging Supplements That Really Work
Do anti-aging lights really work?
What happens when the child becomes the parent?
10 Questions for an Elder Law Attorney
5 Tips for Handling the Stress of Aging Parents
5 New Opportunities After the Kids Are Grown
How to Have Fun After the Kids Are Grown
What are the stages of empty nest syndrome?
Just an Hour a Week of Brisk Walking Reduces Disability
Hip Injuries for the Elderly Actually More Likely Indoors, During Warmer Months
Decline of B.S. Meter Is One Reason Scammers Love Seniors
A new study of older adults found a link between an inability to stand on one leg for at least 10 seconds and an increased risk of death.
A study published by the British Medical Association found average life expectancy in the U.S. dropped between 2018 and 2020 by almost two years, the largest ever since WWII.
By Sarah Gleim
That works out to just 10 minutes a day of exercise.
By Alia Hoyt
Wintry, icy conditions mean the elderly slip, fall and break a hip more often when venturing outdoors, right? Actually, quite the opposite is true, with some caveats.
Jimmy Buffet has the right idea with his line of Latitude Margaritaville 'active adult' communities. What are other places doing already?
By Dave Roos
And here's the thing: How long you want to live is linked to how long you do actually live.
By John Donovan
Looking at historical data over hundreds of years, scientists compared the average life span of national election winners to that of their closest runners-up.
By Chris Opfer
One kind of dementia makes you less likely to detect lies and sarcasm.
By Alia Hoyt
No one knows when the Grim Reaper will knock. (Except the characters in "Game of Thrones" — just assume he's on his way.) But considering our medical progress, are we on track for an average of 100+ birthday candles each?
Humans have been looking for an aging cure as long as we've had recorded history. But whether it's special water, plastic surgery or another flavor of anti-aging remedy, the fountain of youth has eluded us. Here, learn how telomeres and aging are related.
After spending 17 -- or, in some cases, 40 -- years living with your children, it can be quite an adjustment for you when they become independent adults (the kind that don't live in your home.) Here are five new opportunities after the kids are grown.
By Tom Scheve
Children leaving home can change you just as much as bringing home your first child once did. But transitioning from full house to empty nest is a change that all parents know will eventually come. What are the stages of empty nest syndrome?
Exercise is important for good health at any age, and seniors are no exception. While many gyms offer excellent low-impact workout classes for seniors, staying fit doesn't require a gym. What are some exercises that can help seniors stay in shape?
Making resistance training part of your exercise routine can improve your muscle strength, balance, coordination, flexibility and range of motion while fighting bone loss and easing arthritis pain. Here are five resistance band exercises for seniors.