Health & Well Being is a space where you will learn about ways to live your healthiest and happiest life. In this section, we cover ways to help prevent heart disease and heart break. The articles in this section teach you how to live not just longer — but better.
Understanding Alzheimer’s disease and the aging mind is also a major concern for older adults. You may be worried about inheriting Alzheimer’s or want to learn what you can do to prevent or delay its symptoms. We tell stories of people helping loved ones with the dementia caused by Alzheimer’s, its symptoms and how doctors test for the disease.
When your physician fails to meet your needs, it may be time to move on
An expert weighs in on loss and how to help others through it
The use of Nuedexta in people with dementia is 'inappropriate,' CNN report says
Stay ahead of potential problems with these screening tools
Don't let your healthy habit get stale — here are ways to liven it up
Some strengths help us roll with the punches easier as we grow older
A New York Times op-ed makes the case for recognizing 'oldhood' in health care
Critics say the move could strip coverage and raise costs for consumers
More study is needed to determine if there's a real benefit
Most supplements are not likely to cause problems, but use caution
Viewing it as a collaboration between you and your loved one is crucial
A Nebraska facility is one of several designed to fit specific populations
The rock icon talks about the importance of keeping the spirits of loved ones alive
Students at the University of Maryland won a national prize for their invention
Several high-profile court cases have given users pause
A few habits at home could be sabotaging your weight. Here are easy tips to drop the pounds.
The idea is not as crazy as it may seem, given the aging of the population
How to support people after their world has been turned upside down
Tips for responding to common issues that may arise