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1 in 4 Senior Women in U.S. Has Osteoporosis: CDC

25 Million U.S. Adults Struggle With Daily Pain

A Healthy Body Often Equals a Healthy Brain

A Healthy Heart May Protect an Aging Brain

Active Mind, Body May Only Do So Much Against Alzheimer's

Age-Linked Structures on DNA May Also Hint at Cancer Risk

Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques May Also Slow Blood Flow

Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques May Arise Decades Before Symptoms

Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Proteins Tied to Poor Sleep in Study

Americans 100 and Older Are Living Even Longer Now

Americans' Longer Life = Poorer Health

America's Rural Elderly Face Barriers to Health Care

Anesthesia After 40 Not Linked to Mental Decline Later, Study Finds

Anxiety Meds Like Valium, Xanax Won't Raise Seniors' Dementia Risk: Study

As Baby Boomers Age, Alzheimer's Rates Will Soar

Asthma Treatments Fail Older Patients More Often: Study

At-Home Walks Help Those With Clogged Leg Arteries Stay Mobile

Bad Neighborhoods May Make You Age Faster

Blood Pressure Drugs Linked to Longer Ovarian Cancer Survival

Bonding With Others May Be Crucial for Long-Term Health

Brain Bleed Risk From Warfarin May Be Higher Than Thought

Brain Gains for Older Adults Who Start Exercising

Cancer Trials Need to Include More Seniors: Experts

Car Crash Risk May Nearly Double in People Prone to Fainting

Carrots Do Help Aging Eyes, Study Shows

Cell Treatment Boosted Mice's Life Span by a Third

Chamomile Tea Tied to Longer Lives for Mexican-American Women

Childhood Cancer Survivors Often Feel Older Than Their Years

Chronic Ills May Add Up to a Shortened Life Span

Climate Change May Already Be Costing American Lives

Coffee Drinkers May Live Longer

Computer Use May Help Deflect Seniors' Memory Problems

Computer-Based Test Aims to Predict Dementia Risk

Concussion Recovery May Be Delayed in Older Adults

Could a Saliva Test Help Spot Alzheimer's?

Could Dim View on Aging Raise Your Alzheimer's Risk?

Could Higher Vitamin D Doses Harm Seniors Prone to Falls?

Cutting Calories May Help You Fend Off Age-Linked Disease: Study

Dance Class May Be Gateway to Exercise for Older Latinos

Daredevil at 20, Scam Victim at 70? What Being a Risk-Taker May Mean to You

Deaths, Hospital Stays and Costs All Down Among U.S. Seniors

Decline in Senses Affects Nearly All Seniors, Study Finds

Delirium in Older Surgical Patients Threatens Recovery

Dementia Risk May Be Dropping With Generations

Depression More Common in Daughters of Older Mothers, Study Suggests

Diabetes Steals Years, Adds Disabilities

Diet and Exercise May Not Stave Off Age-Related Muscle Loss

Do Genes That Protect Against Dementia Guard Against Chronic Diseases?

Does Botox Actually Rejuvenate Skin?

Drug Lucentis May Fight Diabetic Eye Disease

Drug May Calm Agitation in Alzheimer's Patients

Elephants' Cancer-Crushing Secrets May Someday Help People

Even in Later Life, Exercise Seems to Pay Dividends

Exercise Can Reduce Heart Failure Risk, No Matter Your Age

Exercise May Be Good Medicine for Irregular Heartbeat

Exercise May Buffer Symptoms of Early Alzheimer's

Exercise May Help Keep an Aging Mind Agile

Exercise May Keep Your Brain 10 Years Younger, Study Suggests

Exercise May Prevent Harmful Falls in Men

Exercise, Games, Puzzles Don't Prevent Signs of Alzheimer's in the Brain: Study

Exercise, Supplements Like Fish Oil Won't Keep Elderly Sharper: Studies

Experts Undecided on Whether Seniors Should Get Routine Vision Checks

Face-lifts Seem to Do Little to Boost Self-Esteem: Study

Failing Sense of Smell Might Be Alzheimer's Warning

Fall-Related Deaths Nearly Doubled for U.S. Seniors Since 2000

Feeling Extra Forgetful May Signal Dementia Ahead

Feeling Old? Your Risk for Hospitalization May Rise

Fewer Children May Explain Why More Women Now Outlive Men

Fewer Seniors Fall While Taking Vitamin D: Study

Fish Oil Tied to Better Brain Function in Older Adults

For Super Bowl Fans, Flu Can Be an Unwanted Catch

For Women, No Link Between Kidney Stones, Osteoporosis

Frail Seniors Face Increased Death Risk After Surgery, Study Suggests

'Freckle' Gene Might Make You Look Older

Gains in Life Spans Seen Around the Globe

Gene Linked to Alzheimer's May Affect Brain Early

Genes May Help Shield Seniors From Mental Decline: Study

Genetic Differences Seen in Younger Colon Cancer Patients

Growth Hormone May Lower Odds of Fractures in Older Women

Health Tip: Offer Support to Seniors

Health Tip: Understanding the Signs of Alzheimer's

Healthier Arteries May Lower Dementia Risk in Old Age

Healthy Amount of Vitamin C Might Keep Cataracts at Bay

Healthy Diet May Help Shield the Aging Brain

Healthy Eating May Shield the Aging Brain

Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors' Minds Sharp

Higher-Volume Rehab Centers Better for Hip Fracture Recovery: Study

Hot Weather Safety Essential for Elderly

ICU Delirium Tied to Higher Death Risk, Study Says

Impotence Not an Inevitable Part of Aging

Infections, Not Clumsiness, Cause Many Falls

Intensive Exercise a Fountain of Youth for Aging Muscles

Is Seniors' Dental Health Tied to Mental Health?

Keeping Fit May Halve Seniors' Heart Failure Risk

Loneliness May Fuel Mental Decline in Old Age

Long-Term Pot Use May Make Word Recall Tougher in Middle Age

Low Bicarbonate Levels May Be a Danger for Seniors

'Low T' Therapy Has Yet to Be Proven: FDA

Many Aging Boomers Face Chronic Illness, But Death Rate Is Falling: CDC

Many More Women Than Men Living to 100

Many of Oldest Old Say They're at Peace With Dying

Many Older Americans Feel Prepared for Aging

Many Older Americans May Get Unneeded Breast, Prostate Cancer Screenings

Many Older Women Have Active Sex Lives, Study Finds

Many Seniors Given Antipsychotic Meds, Despite Potential Problems

Meals on Wheels Can Deliver Emotional Nourishment, Too

Mediterranean Diet May Keep Your Mind Healthier in Old Age

Mediterranean Diet Plus Olive Oil or Nuts May Boost Thinking and Memory

Men's, Women's Hearts Age Differently

Millions More Long-Term Care Workers Needed by 2030: Study

Minds of Older Women Fuzzier After General Anesthesia Than Men's

'Moderate'Drinking Might Harm Older People's Hearts: Study

More Aging Americans Using Canes, Walkers

More Americans Getting Knees Replaced, And at Younger Ages

More Older Americans Falling Prey to Bike Injuries

More Older Women Now Living With 'Moderate' Disability, Study Shows

New Mental Challenges Can Sharpen Aging Brain: Study

No Mental Benefits Seen for Elderly Who Stop Blood Pressure Meds

Nursing Home Care Improving for U.S. Minorities, Study Finds

Nursing Homes Using Hospice Care More, But at a Cost

Obamacare Allows Tobacco Surcharge on Older Smokers

Obesity in Teens Seems to Raise Risk for Illness, Death in Middle Age

Older Adults' Hearing Loss May Be Tied to Earlier Death

Older Americans Need Protein to Keep Muscles Strong, Study Says

Older Hispanic Men at Risk of Hearing Loss, Study Finds

One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors

Pain Often Hinders Seniors With Dementia

Parkinson's Drug Shows Promise Against Macular Degeneration

People With HIV May Age Faster, Study Suggests

Physical Fitness Linked to Mental Fitness in Seniors

Poor Leg Circulation Hits Women With Kidney Disease Earlier Than Men

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder May Be Linked to Accelerated Aging

Predicting Longevity May Be Simpler Than Thought

Pregnancy After 40 May Boost Risk of 'Bleeding' Stroke Later: Study

Regular, Moderate Coffee Drinking Tied to Better Brain Health in Seniors

Retirement Can Be Golden for Your Health

Retirement Might Not Agree With Your Health

Rich-Poor Life Expectancy Gap Shrinking for U.S. Youth

Risk of More Aggressive Early Breast Cancers Rises With Age, Study Finds

Scientists Report Finding 'Gray Hair' Gene

Scoring System May Predict Patient's Risk of Death in Next Year

Screen Nursing Home Residents for B12 Deficiency: Researchers

Seafood Might Protect Brain in People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's

Seniors Getting Smarter, Research Shows

Seniors Need to Take Extra Care in the Cold

Seniors Who Head Back to School May Reduce Dementia Risk

Seniors' Worsening Depression May Sometimes Predict Dementia

Sharp Spike Seen in Statin Use in Elderly Without Heart Disease

Singing Hits a High Note for Folks With Early Dementia

Smog's Health Effects Persist for Decades, Study Finds

Social Groups May Lengthen Retirees' Lives

Social Life in Youth May Impact Health Decades Later

Some People Do Age Faster Than Others

Spicing Up Your Meals Might Extend Your Life

Spinal Cord Injuries Drop Among Young, But Rise Among Older Americans

Staying Fit May Delay Onset of High Cholesterol, Study Finds

Strengthening Hip Muscles May Ease Calf Pain From Blood Vessel Disease

Stress-Prone Teen Males May Be at Risk of High Blood Pressure Later

Stroke Ages Brain by 8 Years, Study Finds

Strong Legs Linked to Strong Mind

Study Compares Drugs for Common Diabetic Eye Disease

Study Questions Value of Arthroscopic Knee Surgery for Older Patients

Surgery May Beat Drugs for Ulcerative Colitis: Study

Testosterone Therapy May Boost Sex Drive in Older Men ...

The Plight of America's 'Elder Orphans'

This Year's Flu Vaccine Should Be Better Match: CDC

Those in Their 50s Now Largest Group Battling Addiction to Narcotics: Study

Too Few Older Adults Tell Doctors About Memory Loss: Study

Too Few Older Heart Attack Patients Get Implanted Defibrillators, Study Finds

Too Little Vitamin D May Hasten Mental Decline

Too Many Women Who Need Bone Screening Aren't Getting It

Too Much Sitting Can Harm Older, Female Heart Attack Survivors

Too Much TV While Younger May Hamper Middle-Aged Brain

Too Much TV, Too Little Exercise When Young May Hasten Mental Decline Later

Transplanted Face May Age Prematurely

Two Measures of Heart Health May Hint at Seniors' Independence

U.S. Dementia Rates Seem to Be Falling, Study Finds

U.S. Task Force Urges Broader Screening for Type 2 Diabetes

Vaccine for Deadly Respiratory Virus Shows Promise in Early Trial

Vitamin B12 Supplements May Not Help Some Seniors

Want to Keep an Aging Brain Sharp? Try the Stairs

Wealthy Blacks Fare Worse Than Whites After Heart Attack: Study

Weight Loss Starting at Midlife Tied to Later Dementia Risk in Study

Well-Off, Active, Over 50? You May Be at Higher Risk for Problem Drinking

When Seniors Stop Driving, Poorer Health May Be a Passenger

When Your Spouse Has a Stroke, Your Health May Suffer, Too

Why Americans Have Shorter Lifespans Than People in Similar Nations

Why Skin Wrinkles More Around the Eyes

Why the Aging Brain Is More Vulnerable to Alzheimer's

Why You Need Flexibility Exercises

Wildfires May Spark Heart Hazards for Miles Around

Women Descend Into Alzheimer's at Twice the Speed of Men: Study

World's Senior Population Forecast to Boom by 2050

Your Heart Is Likely 'Older' Than You Are

Your Income, Hometown May Be Key to Your Lifespan