For more energetic seniors, knee and hip replacements provide a break from vigorous physical activity, not the end.
Helping other seniors can keep people older people energetic.
Scientists already know the most reliable remedy for hot flashes and other menopausal symptoms is hormone therapy.
According to U.S. census figures, cohabitation numbers for people 65 and older have tripled in the past decade, jumping from 193,000 in 2000 to 575,000...
Will a healthy lifestyle help prevent Alzheimer's disease, or at least delay its onset?
The nation's 70 million baby boomers, born between 1946 and 1964, are reinventing grandparenthood.
Thousands of artificial hip recipients wonder if they're at risk from their new hips.
Heartburn is the new normal.
Harvard sociologists say men are 22 percent more likely to die shortly after the death of a spouse, compared with 17 percent for women.
A study shows that because of the "widowhood effect" among elderly couples, men are 22 percent more likely to die shortly after a spouse's death,...