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.
Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
A new book explains why so many grieving people also experience anxiety
Does your jaw ache? Does it click when you eat? Find out why and how to cure it.
With the new movie starring Tom Hanks, here are 6 gems from the late, great PBS star
The century-old education philosophy invites people to be active
When workouts are fun, we look forward to them, rather than dread them
Check your progress in these areas of a brain-healthy lifestyle
In this podcast, famed choreographer Twyla Tharp talks about her new book
This podcast discusses how, and why, researchers study brainwaves
What the writer learned after a 'nightmare' recovery from his first operation
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This podcast discusses a patient's solutions to continue enjoying life
Fascinating findings from studies by the author of 'Downsizing'
Use is currently limited, but a number of studies show considerable proven and potential benefits
As we get older, this common back problem can get worse. Here's how to recognize the symptoms.
The wisdom of 'The Velveteen Rabbit' offers lessons as we age
I was lethargic and lazy in my 50s, but something clicked at 60
Patience, asking for help and good humor can lead to a successful recovery