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Six warning signs that you need a new doctor

Look for these red flags at your next appointment

The one thing you must know about Medicare Supplement insurance

When it comes to this all-important piece of Medicare coverage, timing is everything

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How to earn five times more on your savings

Or in many cases way, way more—even 40 times more. Really. But to enjoy such high returns, you have to play it right. Here’s how

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Power pedaling: the best new way to ride a bike

Long popular in Europe, electric bikes are catching on in America. Here's what you need to know

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Pursuits

No, Fidel Castro wasn’t drafted by the Yankees. But you can still see him on the mound

Vintage photos show the Cuban leader's love for this classic American sport

Family & Home

What really happens when the kids leave home

I worried about life with just the two of us again. I shouldn't have

Health & Wellness

Six warning signs that you need a new doctor

Look for these red flags at your next appointment

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Health & Wellness

Get better Medicare coverage at a lower price

Everything you need to know to make the most of this year's open enrollment period

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The best new way to save on your prescription drugs

Thanks to two recently passed bills, your pharmacist could become your best friend when it comes to cutting your out-of-pocket costs

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This is the best exercise to pump up your aging muscles

The stop-and-start workout known as high-intensity interval training is especially beneficial for older adults. Here’s how to get started

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Six warning signs that you need a new doctor

Look for these red flags at your next appointment

5 things you need to know about this year’s flu shot

Flu season starts next month and your best defense against getting sick is to take your shot—as long as you time it right

Get better Medicare coverage at a lower price

Everything you need to know to make the most of this year's open enrollment period

Family & Home

More people over 50 are having affairs. Would you?

Before you stray from your partner, consider what’s really driving that desire

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How to keep peace with your siblings when caring for Mom and Dad

Old rivalries and resentments can bubble up when aging parents need help. Here's how to ensure they won't pull your family apart

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What really happens when the kids leave home

I worried about life with just the two of us again. I shouldn't have

Money

10 ways to make up for a late start on retirement savings

Finding that you’ve reached middle age with little or no savings is painful. Playing catch-up doesn’t have to be

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When to claim Social Security: a definitive guide

Experts urge you to delay until you're 70. Most people start collecting at 62 or 63. What's best for you? Here’s how to know

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How to find retirement advice you can trust

The recent death of a valuable consumer protection rule has left you at the mercy of predatory advisors

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

Work

8 resume mistakes that can make you look old

When you’re job hunting after age 50, the last thing you want is to appear prehistoric on paper. So steer clear of these flubs

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Make yourself indispensable at work, no matter your age

Your experience and outlook can make you a valuable member of any team, says the author of a new book on work, wisdom, and aging.

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Pursuits

The beginner’s guide to glamping

Looking for a new travel experience? Luxury camping could be the perfect (but pricey) answer for anyone who loves the outdoors but craves creature comforts too

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See the out-of-sight fashions of the hippie era

Feeling groovy? Take a trip back to California in the late 1960s, when flowers, fringes, and bell bottoms were on full display

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