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An American Council on Exercise director explains the test in a podcast episode
Does your jaw ache? Does it click when you eat? Find out why and how to cure it.
As we get older, this common back problem can get worse. Here's how to recognize the symptoms.
What the writer learned after a 'nightmare' recovery from his first operation
A growing number are doing it — and not just for cosmetic reasons
This podcast discusses how older adults can safely enjoy outdoor activities
The pros and cons of avoiding sedatives in the colon cancer test
Getting older doesn't mean women have to give up sexual pleasure
Experts weigh in on causes of, and cures for, leg cramps while we sleep
Disorders of this small gland are common, especially in older women
Abdominal bloating and a persistent 'full' feeling are common symptoms
Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
Why your experience could be much different than your friend's
Nearly 80 percent will lose locks or experience thinning by age 60, but there are ways to minimize the damage
Older patients who come to the hospital can be misdiagnosed due to bias
Research suggests proton pump inhibitors may increase the risk of kidney disease
These seemingly harmless conditions can signal real health issues
A neuroscientist talks about her research into the question
Barbara Walters' illness highlights our ongoing risk of catching childhood diseases
There may be advantages, including a faster recovery, proponents say
Facing the geriatrician shortage, caring for older people will fall to nurses
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