Health & Well-Being
Read the latest and most popular Health & Well-Being Articles from Next Avenue.
Rethinking Retirement: Implications for Younger Generations
The Encore.org conference finds boomers leading the way for Gen Y
When Should You Make Sure Your Parent Stays Engaged in Life?
Being involved in volunteer and other activities can keep us healthy
How to Prevent a Real-Life Nightmare at Life’s End
A Next Avenue Influencer in Aging urges conversations around death
Should We Say ‘Super Adult’ Instead of ‘Senior Citizen’?
Have we finally found a name for older adults that will stick? Vote in our poll
Tens of Thousands of Health Apps — Which One Is Right for You?
Two scientists reveal what key features make for true behavior change
7 Serious Illnesses Women Get More Often
Breast cancer and osteoporosis we're familiar with — but what else?
How to Find the Perfect Fitness Trainer
Not all trainers are created equal. Find the one who will meet your needs.
Aging and Your Home: The Coping Quotient
An architect on how people view their homes as they get older
How to Get Your Loved One With Dementia to Sleep
A geriatrician offers advice on addressing an often difficult problem
Who’ll Pay for Americans to Live to 100?
The centenarian boom is great, but its financial aspects have been ignored
Living & Learning
Choosing the Music for the Black Panthers Documentary
4 songs that made the cut for the film airing on PBS
This special section examines what happens to those who connect aging and art and a look at those who are making, studying and learning about artful aging.