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This Healthy Aging Trick Will Make the World a Better Place

Diet, exercise and social engagement—the three pillars of successful aging need to make room for a fourth: volunteering. A new study led by scientists from the Rotman Research Institute in Ontario, Ca…


10 Easy Anti-Aging Tips

From wrinkle creams to cosmetic surgeries, diet pills to hair dye, Americans' penchant for products that mask the effects of getting old is downright voracious. The effectiveness of these products var…


The Number One Reason to Set a New Health Goal Today

Americans over 60 are feeling more empowered and optimistic than ever before, according to the results of this year's United States of Aging Survey, conducted by the National Council on Aging (NCOA). …


5 Ways to Get Healthier & Happier With Age

In our culture, everything happens at the speed of youth. Whether it’s cell phones, computers, songs, movies, books or opinions, it seems that only the newest models and latest releases matter. What…


5 Reasons Why Elderly Flash Mobs Rock

In honor of the upcoming anniversary of the first “official” flash mob—which is said to have taken place in a Macy’s department store in Manhattan on June 3, 2003—we’d like to take a moment to discuss…


4 Fabulous Examples of Elders Defying Ageism (Video)

We’ve all seen the headlines—“5 Foods for Fighting Wrinkles,” or, “10 Tips for Keeping Grey Hair at Bay.” And, chances are, most of us have clicked on them too; lured in by the promise of some new ant…


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