Healthy Aging Topics
A new study found that 10% of over-65s in the United States binge drink, increasing their risk of health problems and making existing ones worse. Here's what you should know.
The older people get, the more prescriptions they take to stay healthy. That's not always a good thing. Find out how to keep your loved ones safe.
Errors in diagnosis are all too common—that’s why it's important to learn how to advocate for yourself in the doctor’s office. Here’s what you need to know.
You may think this is only an issue for your elderly parents, but new research shows even those in their 50s need to watch their step.
Put down the vitamin bottle for a second and listen up: A new study found that it’s the nutrients from food you eat that benefit you most.
Heart disease steals millions of lives each year. Yours doesn’t have to be one of them.
Check your medicine cabinets—a new study found that anticholinergic drugs may make you more likely to develop dementia down the line.
10,000 may not be the magic number after all, according to new research.
Doing puzzles and taking supplements aren’t going to cut it. The good news? Warding off dementia is probably easier than you think.
Could your partner’s happiness really be more important than your own in affecting your health? Here’s what the research says.