Editors' Picks

The average age of a first-time grandparent in the US is now 50 years old

Young though it may seem, this is actually rising, it used to be 48 years old

see more in Children & Grandkids

‘Tickling therapy’ may slow aging

A new way to stimulate the ear might have a lasting impact on health

For women, testosterone treatments are all about sex, according to new study

New research shows the hormone is a libido booster for older women

Want to retire and live in an RV full-time? 8 things you need to know

Take it from two couples that made the dream a reality

see more in Travel
Work

11 magical Disney jobs perfect for retirees

Moving to Florida? The Happiest Place on Earth has a wide array of jobs waiting for you.

Health & Wellness

The ‘silver tsunami’ is coming — and we’re not ready

Planning for the needs of aging cancer survivors represents a significant public health challenge. Here's what needs to be done.

Family & Home

The average age of a first-time grandparent in the US is now 50 years old

Young though it may seem, this is actually rising, it used to be 48 years old

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Health & Wellness

New study will analyze the effects of aging with HIV

Researchers hope to learn about the disease and more through an innovative approach

Just how much does lifestyle influence Alzheimer’s?

Multiple large-scale studies are examining the effect of lifestyle on brain health

Amazon’s Alexa might be able to detect when you’re having a heart attack

It could radically change the way consumers get health information and even treatment

The big question you need to ask before heading into surgery

What might life look like if things don’t go well?

New study will analyze the effects of aging with HIV

Researchers hope to learn about the disease and more through an innovative approach

Family & Home

The key things to focus on in divorce, by the decade

Love aside, the impact of divorce in your 20s and 30s is quite a bit different than in your 40s and 50s

see more in Love & Marriage

The psychological benefits – and trappings – of nostalgia

The desire to escape into the imagined, idealized world of a prior era has its pros and cons

see more in Relationships

The average age of a first-time grandparent in the US is now 50 years old

Young though it may seem, this is actually rising, it used to be 48 years old

Money

This group of women bears the highest retirement risk

Nearly half of all married women in two-earner households will lower their standard of living in retirement

see more in Retirement Planning

Does my pension reduce my Social Security benefits?

Don't forget about the Government Pension Offset program

see more in Retirement Planning

Here are the best places to retire in each state

The index tallies up factors in counties with a growing 65-plus population

Learn more about the topics that are important to you

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

Work

Want to be a social-media influencer? Age is no object

Personalities like Silverdisobedience are changing the face of online celebrity

see more in Side Hustles

This company offers paid leave for grandparents

It's like maternity or paternity leave, except for new grandparents

see more in Children & Grandkids

5 old-school jobs making a 21st-century comeback

Milkmen and bathroom attendants, now is your time

Pursuits

9 collectibles that are actually worthless

Everyone has that collectible they are sure is worth a small fortune

see more in Passions

The most popular baby names from every decade

Linda? Patty? Debbie? Are you out there?

see more in Children & Grandkids

Home DNA tests are leading to a boom in ‘heritage’ travel

Major DNA testing brands are partnering with travel and accommodation companies to make it even easier for consumers

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