Health & Wellbeing Top Stories

The latest news and advice on how grandparents can stay healthy, eat well, and exercise right.

7 Foot Problems That Can Be Serious

By Jessica Dysart | Health

These seemingly harmless conditions can signal real health issues.

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5 Warning Signs of Serious Eye Problems

By Jessica Dysart | Health

Vision changes may be a normal part of getting older, but if you experience these symptoms, it could be a sign of something dangerous.

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New Shingles Vaccine Urged for Adults 50+

By Leah Ingram, Next Avenue | Health

What you need to know about that and the flu, pneumonia and other vaccines

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5 Amazing Health Benefits of Spicy Foods

By Ellen Breslau | Diet & Nutrition

Just a little bit of heat in your diet can help prevent heart disease, increase weight loss, and more!

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10 Best Workout Items for Seniors

By Jessica Dysart | Exercise & De-stress

From balls to improve balance and bands to increase strength, here's the gear you should have if you're 50+.

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Get a New Attitude About Your Health: 5 Things Boomers Need to Know About Pneumococcal Pneumonia

By Pfizer, Inc. | Health

This post was developed in collaboration with Pfizer Inc. Did you know that every day 10,000 Americans turn 65 years old? For those who are already 65 or older, you are among more than 46.2 mil…

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Is a Fitness Challenge Right for You?

By Ginny McReynolds, Next Avenue | Exercise & De-stress

If you're tired of your usual exercise, try switching things up

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This Is The Best Way to Wash Your Produce

By Jessica Dysart | Health

This pantry staple was proven to remove more pesticides from produce than either water or bleach.

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Do You Have These Skills to Age Well?

By Debbie Reslock, Next Avenue | Anti-Aging

Some strengths help us roll with the punches easier as we grow older

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Should Women Worry About Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer?

By Ilene Raymond Rush, Next Avenue | Health

Several high-profile court cases have given users pause.

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Compatibility Horoscope

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