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The risk increases with age, but there are ways to prevent it
Many do not get enough protein due to reduced appetite and other issues
Broccoli, red meat, junk food and low-carb diets can increase BO. Here's how you can avoid putting up a stink.
Disorders of this small gland are common, especially in older women
As you age, your body needs more of these foods and vitamins
Convinced that middle-age spread is inevitable or that thin people can't get diabetes? Think again
Lower your diabetes risk and prevent an energy crash by eating these foods daily
Here's how to find out and how to manage food allergies
What and when you eat can have a big impact on your body's ability to burn calories
Certain shifts in diet and exercise can make a big difference
The author of 'Body of Truth' decries the 'thin is always better' mentality
Older adults need calcium and protein. Is milk still the right choice?
Health care experts now see it as a medical condition
The effects on your body aren’t as simple as you might think
Ways to make the holidays less sad and isolating for older friends and neighbors
Money & Policy
This new initiative just polled Americans to see what they think is needed
Follow our in-depth examination of current health care offerings through an age-friendly lens. What does age-friendly health care look like, and how do you locate and access it? We cover how to prioritize your unique needs when selecting providers and treatments for yourself or a loved one.