Health & Well Being is a space where you will learn about ways to live your healthiest and happiest life. In this section, we cover ways to help prevent heart disease and heart break. The articles in this section teach you how to live not just longer — but better.
Understanding Alzheimer’s disease and the aging mind is also a major concern for older adults. You may be worried about inheriting Alzheimer’s or want to learn what you can do to prevent or delay its symptoms. We tell stories of people helping loved ones with the dementia caused by Alzheimer’s, its symptoms and how doctors test for the disease.
Hoarding disorder creates special problems for older adults and their loved ones
Get ready for cardio with benefits – including a brain boost
The Alzheimer's Association's annual count reflects the aging population
Fixing connectivity holes could improve health for many older people
It could help lower care costs and decrease isolation
The CHRONIC Care Act expands access to telehealth and other benefits
In his new book, John Leland explores the positive realities of aging
Reap the benefits of health, happiness and gratitude on your next journey
Offers of support may be perceived as bias
Their case studies improve health in the face of longevity
Lack of shut-eye leads to health problems, but there are solutions
Older adults need calcium and protein. Is milk still the right choice?
Try your hand at peering into the future to find challenges and solutions
Hospital-acquired infections result in thousands of deaths each year
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Not if boomer and Gen X parents offer these tips to help their grown kids
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.