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It does, especially for women, and here's what you can do about it
Key insights from the Milken Institute Future of Health Summit
Emerging drug therapies show promise for improving health in later years
This podcast discusses how older adults can safely enjoy outdoor activities
Essential oils can be a pleasant alternative to traditional medicines
The Elder Orphan Facebook group finds that many without families lack support
Ask questions, or ask for help, to get the best possible medical care
What brain cancer is and how new treatments are improving the prognosis
How to know whether you need to worry about these common conditions
Even much older women could benefit from genomic testing
Disorders of this small gland are common, especially in older women
Recognizing — and fighting — emotional, verbal and financial abuse later in life
You can control some of these determinants — but not all
It's about access to public transportation, nutritious food, social services and more
Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
An American Council on Exercise director explains the test in a podcast episode
These little-known effects can be frightening for those with the illness
Does your jaw ache? Does it click when you eat? Find out why and how to cure it.
They include social isolation, health disparities and barriers to services
This special report will include storytelling, news and information about how to plan for the end of your life in a way that meets your own goals and preferences.