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New skills, new friends and new perspectives can help women recharge
Many find the drug eases pain and helps with sleep and other medical issues
Hormonal and non-hormonal methods can be effective, depending on the individual
The technology targets the hippocampus to reverse age-related memory loss
Three experts offer their advice on what to look for
Some studies, and families, say yes; some experts emphasize caution
Among the issues: access for medical purposes, addiction and unknown risks
For most of America's aging population, health care leaves much to be desired
CBD, THC? Could you use more information?
For some, they're an easier way to obtain medicinal benefits
'Microdosing' can provide just enough cannabis for medicinal effects
Older Americans aren't getting the care they need. Here's why that matters.
Six states allow medical aid in dying, but opinions and experiences run the gamut
This podcast discusses how Tai Chi improves balance and health
Essential oils can be a pleasant alternative to traditional medicines
How music can transform the dying experience for patients and their caregivers
Why people in their 70s, 80s and beyond might want to meditate
This writer discovers loneliness parallels of college years and life post-divorce
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