Can a Man Make Love Like a Woman?

One of the benefits of my work with MiddlesexMD is the networking that makes it more likely that I'll run into medical information, over-the-counter products,...

Centenarians Often Healthier Than Younger Seniors

THURSDAY, June 15, 2017 (HealthDay News)—Americans who are 100 years or older have lower rates of chronic illness than younger seniors, a new study...

Visit to Greece: Seaworthy Adventures in Santorini

My first trip to Greece with my sister N and daughter A would soon be ending. Thankfully, we saved our seaworthy adventures in Santorini for the...

The Vulnerabilities of Aging

I recently read a stunning account of a sudden, overnight vision loss. Written by 53-year-old op-ed columnist Frank Bruni, the story, which appears in this...

A Role Model for Living Well

A friend of mine will soon turn 91, and she's a role model for how I hope to grow older. I've known Nina Maddox since...

Exercise Can Keep Obese Seniors on the Go

WEDNESDAY, July 5, 2017 (HealthDay News)—Exercise may improve everyday life for even severely obese older adults, a new study says. Obese seniors can become...

Women and Alzheimer's Disease: The Facts Behind the Headlines

By Michelle M. Mielke, PhD, Mayo Clinic, SWHR Interdisciplinary Network on Alzheimer's Disease MemberIn the last few years, several reports have placed women at...

Are Scientists Closer to Reversing Alzheimer's?

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 14, 2018 (HealthDay News)—Brain plaques believed to contribute to Alzheimer's disease melt away in mice when robbed of a key enzyme, researchers...

Travel to Greece: Soaking in the Splendors of Santorini

Now that the weekend was behind us and we had experienced city life in Athens, it was time to spend a week soaking in the splendors of...

Could You Have Low Estrogen?

Estrogen is likely the most widely known hormone—and possibly the most loved and hated. On the good side, it is responsible for the growth...