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The big Medicare mistakes to avoid in your first year of coverage

Do your health (and wallet) a favor by learning some Medicare basics

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4 tips on how to go gray in style

Embrace the change, it can be liberating

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Planning not to retire is the new retirement plan

A gold watch may not be in your future — but thinking strategically can give you control of your late-phase career

see more in Retirement Planning

Study finds that grandparents who babysit a grandchild live longer

Grandparents who babysit are 37% likelier to survive the next 20 years

Older lovers: Check out these strain-free sex moves

What positions are hot … and kind to the joints?

see more in Relationships
Health & Wellness

6 unusual signs that you may have heart disease

Sadly, the first sign many people have that their heart isn’t in good working order is when they have a heart attack

Health & Wellness

Step aside, Sherlock: How measles detectives work to contain an outbreak

Public health investigators performing shoe-leather detective work are among the great untold costs of an epidemic

Health & Wellness

The big Medicare mistakes to avoid in your first year of coverage

Do your health (and wallet) a favor by learning some Medicare basics

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Health & Wellness

5 unexpected surprises when signing up for Medicare

When you’re enrolling for the first time, you may have no idea what to expect. Here’s what Medicare newbies need to know

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Just 4,400 steps a day can help older women live longer

You don’t have to aim for 10,000 daily steps to reap the benefits

see more in Fitness & Nutrition

Eye shingles are on the rise among older adults

The Mayo Clinic recommends anyone over 50 gets a new shingles vaccination

Step aside, Sherlock: How measles detectives work to contain an outbreak

Public health investigators performing shoe-leather detective work are among the great untold costs of an epidemic

A toilet seat that detects heart failure

Medical data is gathered and sent to cardiologists in a push to head off hospital readmissions

5 unexpected surprises when signing up for Medicare

When you’re enrolling for the first time, you may have no idea what to expect. Here’s what Medicare newbies need to know

Family & Home

How to talk to a child about the death of a grandparent

It's often a child's first experience of losing someone close to them

11 of the longest celebrity marriages

Who says Hollywood can't do marriage? These famous couples have been happily wed for over 20 years.

see more in Love & Marriage

Where have all my friends gone? Dealing with the losses that come at midlife

One of the harsh truths of mid- and later life is having members of our “chosen family” slip away before we expect them to

Money

IRS raises HSA contribution limits for 2020

The increases can free up more pre-tax money for medical costs — which you can save for retirement

see more in Money Management

‘Retire? What in the world would I do all day?’

A rehearsal for retirement shows it's not for everyone

Learn more about the topics that are important to you

Retirement planning, healthcare, relationships, caregiving, smart spending, and more

Work

Want to be a social-media influencer? Age is no object

Personalities like Silverdisobedience are changing the face of online celebrity

see more in Side Hustles

Over 50 and looking for a new job? Avoid these 8 resume mistakes

The last thing you want is to appear prehistoric on paper. So steer clear of these flubs

see more in Workplace

4 things you need to know if you’re planning to work into your 70s

There are few guarantees it will automatically just happen

Pursuits

Do you need travel insurance?

Follow these 3 steps to travel with peace of mind

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The reason there are so few older people featured in ads

Plenty of industries geared towards older folks shy away from showcasing them

What it feels like to turn 60 – and beyond

My birthday made me wonder: How do I age with grace?

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