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Retired concert pianist Deirdre Larkin completed her first race at 78 years old. She later broke the half-marathon world record for runners over the age of 85.
by Steven N. Austad, Ph.D. - Scientific Director, American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) , Distinguished Professor
If you happen to be in a cold winter climate (or even if you're not), here are some potential benefits of winter hibernation
Yep. Pretty much the same response I get from most of my friends. Intentions For Your Spirit • Is your health where you'd
At whatever price point you choose, and for whatever best suits your needs there's an Ebike for you. And biking with assist
For every William Eaton, there is the laid off factory worker, the no longer relevant middle manager, the woman -- or man
We may look much younger than we really are. We may be in good health and show it. We may move briskly and upright ... but we forget that when we speak, our vocabulary, our phraseology, give away our age.
More than a month after the election result that felt like sticking your finger into an electric socket and leaving it there for weeks, the calm is setting in. With the calm comes resolve.
Finally, the 2016-17 ski season is underway with lifts and lodges operating across snow country.
A couple of weeks ago my husband had business in Jacksonville, Florida. I asked to tag along as that city has so much nostalgia for me. Landon was my high school and we lived in a quaint apartment on San Marco Boulevard.
Now, how hard can it be? Don't we women always envy men for just having to put on a suit, a shirt and a tie and look OK? So why would we trust a man with world peace and new jobs if he can't even look and dress like a fairly professional and decent looking guy?
After the election, I was distraught. It wasn't just that my candidate lost. It was that Donald Trump won the Electoral College by fanning the flames of bigotry and hatred. Whether or not he really believes what he said doesn't matter.
I had wanted to visit Austin, Texas for decades. It started when I was a young man, bitten by the blues bug and worshipping Texas guitar players.
Rest... between activities and get plenty of sleep at night. If you know you'll be out late, try to take a quick power nap
In Hua Hin, Thailand, a retiree's monthly budget of $610 includes a weekly massage for $8, health insurance, and a round of golf. It also covers eating out at least twice a day.
Yes, even our pets need to lower their stress levels.
Last spring I began interviewing women over 50, 60, 70, and 80 for an online video series about the importance of staying visible as we age. It was the most challenging project I had ever done.
My husband and I followed our realtor's recommendations, cast aside our personal feelings and scrubbed the condo clean of any personality, going so far as to paint the entire thing white. Update: our home is presently under contract. Say no more.