Is Potential Human Life Span Unlimited?

THURSDAY, June 29, 2017 (HealthDay News)—Have you ever thought about what it might be like to live into your hundreds? Now, new research says...

Celebrities Share Advice for Turning 50

How would you like to get advice on aging from the likes of actresses Kyra Sedgwick and Whoopi Goldberg, designer Cynthia Rowley and journalist Soledad...

5 Tips for Packing for a Trip

I'm in awe of people who travel light and travel easy. They have it down to a science: They easily manage with a carry-on—no matter...

Visiting Greece: The Amazing Old World of Athens

"Let's plan a trip to Greece," said my daughter A the day after we arrived home from our summer 2016 family vacation to Italy.  "I want...

New Research on Heart Attacks and Sex

Among other things, sex is a nice aerobic workout. You breathe hard; your heart rate goes up, as does your metabolic rate. You burn calories....

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...

7 Things to Ease Your Flu Miseries

The good news: This awful flu season has just about peaked and may be heading on its way out. The bad news: It's...

Imaging the Effects of Menopausal Hormone Therapy on the Brain

By Kejal Kantarci, MD, MSMayo Clinic-RochesterSWHR Interdisciplinary Network on Alzheimer's Disease Member Imaging provides a window into brain changes due to dementia decades before someone...

How Hormone Levels Get Off Track

If you have a teenager, you may blame every scream and fight on those raging hormones. It's just par for the course at that...

5 Health Myths to Ditch Now

There are thousands of online health resources, and new ones seem to crop up every day. They've become important and trusted sources of health information...