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
Does your jaw ache? Does it click when you eat? Find out why and how to cure it.
A new book explains why so many grieving people also experience anxiety
For some people, they range beyond persistent sadness and crying
This podcast discusses ways to get you and your grandkids up and moving
In this podcast, fitness and health experts tell us how to find the inspiration
With the new movie starring Tom Hanks, here are 6 gems from the late, great PBS star
What the writer learned after a 'nightmare' recovery from his first operation
For best results, experts recommend making one or two a daily habit
An expert explains new research about taking time off from exercising
The century-old education philosophy invites people to be active
When workouts are fun, we look forward to them, rather than dread them
The risk increases with age, but there are ways to prevent it
I was lethargic and lazy in my 50s, but something clicked at 60
Check your progress in these areas of a brain-healthy lifestyle
The words you choose can ease the pain or they can make matters worse
This podcast discusses a patient's solutions to continue enjoying life
Money & Policy
New rules on tapping retirement savings, plus an IRA extension
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS