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6 Menopause Myths Debunked

Many previously taboo subjects, like menopause, are more openly talked about today.

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Susan Saran wears a chain bearing instructions that she not be resuscitated.

With Dementia Diagnosis, She Documented Her Wishes: They Said No

When she worked on the trading floor of the Chicago Board Options Exchange, long before cellphone calculators, Susan Saran could perform complex math problems in her head.

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flu

Best Flu Hacks Every Traveler Should Know

While everyone wants to make the most of their vacation, travel can do a number on one’s health, and during flu season, the risk of feeling unwell is even higher.

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Boomers

What The 2020s Have In Store For Aging Boomers

Within 10 years, all of the nation’s 74 million baby boomers will be 65 or older. The most senior among them will be on the cusp of 85.

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Warren, Klobuchar

Warren & Klobuchar Say They Can Lower Drug Prices Without Congress’ Help

On Tuesday, two Democrats running for president promised to do,each by herself, what Washington has so far proven unable to do: lower the prices of prescription drugs.

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Exercisers

Lifelong Female Exercisers Benefit from Better Muscle Function

Exercising throughout a woman’s life may help preserve muscle power during the aging process, according to recent research. 

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