Editors' Picks

There are 6 types of reminiscing — but only 3 are good for you

Just remembering and telling stories doesn’t necessarily confer any benefits, and in some cases can even do harm.

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5 questions to ask yourself before buying a vacation home

Owning a second home isn’t an option reserved only for the uber-wealthy.

see more in Real Estate

The surprising relationship between your calf muscles and dementia

Researchers believe insufficient brain blood flow plays a critical role in the development of dementia and Alzheimer's. But what's it got to do with your legs?

Retirement plan: the 4 factors to focus on beyond your finances

Money is just one thing to consider as you transition to this new life stage.

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Technology could be the solution to caregiver shortage for seniors

The number of caregivers in the job market is not even remotely expected to keep pace with those needing care.

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Family & Home

5 tips for having sex again after a long hiatus

Sex is good for you. But it can be hard to jumpstart a physical relationship that's been dormant for years.

Money

Nearing retirement and still paying off student loans?

Because debt consumes a lot of mental energy, prioritizing self-care is more important than ever.

Health

There are 6 types of reminiscing — but only 3 are good for you

Just remembering and telling stories doesn’t necessarily confer any benefits, and in some cases can even do harm.

Health & Wellness

The dangers of malnutrition as we age

What are the symptoms and how can it be prevented?

Tea drinkers have more efficient and well-organized brains, according to science

Improved memory, more efficient at completing tasks, and Alzheimer's protection? Pinkies up.

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The pros and cons of Medicare Advantage plans

Another installment in Considerable's special series on Medicare's annual open enrollment period.

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Your dentist recommends a deep dental cleaning. Here’s what you need to know

Scaling and root planing might sound unpleasant, but untreated gum disease can lead to bigger problems.

These are the 5 yoga moves you should be doing right now

An expert breaks down the simple moves anyone can do anywhere.

The dangers of malnutrition as we age

What are the symptoms and how can it be prevented?

Family & Home

Childhood trauma is linked to severe health consequences later in life

Adverse childhood experiences are now proven to lead to poor health outcomes down the line. How can this be prevented?

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What you need to know about “grand-sharenting”

And the other big social media scams to look out for.

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Money

Social Security cost-of-living increase will raise benefits 1.6% in 2020

This will bring the average monthly Social Security check up to $1,503.

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How much $100 is really worth in each state

Thinking about relocating in retirement? Here's how far your money goes across the country.

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Retirement plan: the 4 factors to focus on beyond your finances

Money is just one thing to consider as you transition to this new life stage.

Learn more about the topics that are important to you

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

Work

10 tech startups focused on improving life for older Americans

Baby Boomers have immense buying power, and Silicon Valley is taking notice.

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