Read the latest and most popular Mental Health and Well-Being Articles from Next Avenue.
A significant drop in sex drive is a common complaint after menopause, but there are ways of getting your groove back
An expert weighs in on loss and how to help others through it
Cutting ties with family members is more complex and common than we think
By observing his parents' behavior, a writer made a personal to-do list for aging
Her daughter's mental-health issues led this mom to rethink things
This can be a devastating time, but these tips from a grief expert may help
Lower your stress and protect your brain by taking a mindfulness walk
Childhood abuse raises the risk of serious mental and physical problems later
For some, after-death communication can offer comfort during grief
Mourners receive unconditional love from the animals, who often know who needs it most
Hoarding disorder creates special problems for older adults and their loved ones
Well-intentioned comments can reinforce feelings of loneliness
Recognize your regrets and forgive yourself so you can move forward
Author Barbara Ehrenreich asks the question in her new book, 'Natural Causes'
Older adults are at particular risk of the health effects of isolation
Work & Purpose
Sanyin Siang says having the right mindset is key. Here's how.
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
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