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Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
Does your jaw ache? Does it click when you eat? Find out why and how to cure it.
What the writer learned after a 'nightmare' recovery from his first operation
This podcast discusses how, and why, researchers study brainwaves
People without symptoms transmitting the virus are a 'major reason for the pandemic'
Use is currently limited, but a number of studies show considerable proven and potential benefits
A growing number are doing it — and not just for cosmetic reasons
As we get older, this common back problem can get worse. Here's how to recognize the symptoms.
Experts weigh in on causes of, and cures for, leg cramps while we sleep
Here's expert advice to help you decide
The pros and cons of avoiding sedatives in the colon cancer test
Getting older doesn't mean women have to give up sexual pleasure
Hearing loss can lead to changes in the brain, and some are negative
The new reimbursement model affects patients in skilled nursing facilities
Often mistaken for a Parkinson's symptom, millions suffer with the condition
Two experts address facing vulnerability and boosting confidence
Nearly 80 percent will lose locks or experience thinning by age 60, but there are ways to minimize the damage
This Harvard professor reveals what he learned from the experience
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS