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.
What people over 60 can expect, from travel to shopping to gatherings
A close look at what's mentioned — and what isn't
During the stressful circumstances of the pandemic, support is needed more than ever
The effect of the pandemic and the payroll tax cut on the solvency of Social Security
One challenge: the coronavirus is delaying Alzheimer’s research
The pandemic changes plans, but there is gratitude for good health
These three people overcame their grief and found joy in living again
What 'Life Is In the Transitions' author Bruce Feiler learned from his research
Teens and assisted living residents chat and enjoy music, art and games ‘together’
A conversation with Dr. Nir Barzilai, author of 'Age Later'
The reasons why older people are especially vulnerable
Is your city or town doing things right?
What members of this blue-ribbon panel think and the challenges ahead
Wendy Longacre Brown helps clients find meaning and families find peace
Film graduate Lumiere Rostick captures their time together in a PBS special
Taking a close look at two studies released at the Alzheimer's Association conference
Fascinating findings from studies by the author of 'Downsizing'
More cooking, more uncertainty, less exercise and less sleep have taken their toll
The link between isolation and resilience to infections such as COVID-19
What experts expect the future holds for telehealth and geriatrics
Money & Policy
COVID-19 has changed the questions to ask on behalf of a loved one