Healthy Aging Topics
Don’t delay—here’s why acting quickly at the first sign of a heart attack is vital.
Despite tremendous advances in the understanding of Alzheimer’s disease, scientists have yet to pinpoint the causes of the disorder.
If you’re the person who always knows where the passports, holiday decorations, and keys are, chances are high you’re also great at identifying odors.
Every time you go to the bathroom or sweat, you lose water. If you’re vomiting or have diarrhea – more water loss. All of this contributes to dehydration, which is a serious health risk. Find out how much your body needs.
Can you have anxiety in your 50s, 60s, 70s and older? While doctors once thought that anxiety declines with age, it may just be that you get better at coping – or hiding it.
The latest guidelines no longer support the use of hormone therapy to prevent diseases like heart disease and breast cancer. Here’s why.
Social isolation is not good for the body or the mind. To stave off loneliness, here’s some advice from experts and people who’ve been there.
Painful intercourse is a common problem after menopause. Yet most women don’t seek help for the problem or even realize that help exists.
If you have persistent stomach distress, don’t take it lightly: It could be gastritis. Here’s how it’s caused and how to find relief.
Many older adults mistakenly believe their sadness is a normal part of aging. But untreated late-life depression can intensify. Here’s how to find help.