President Barack Obama is due to include in his proposed budget measures to the Congress a retirement plan for 30 million American workers to save money for retirement.
The rate of nursing home residents getting infected with hepatitis has increased by an astonishing 48 percent in the past half-decade.
Not getting enough sleep rots the brain. New research on older people suggests that not getting enough sleep could significantly accelerate the brain's aging process.
Being more active after the age of 65 may enhance heart health, according to a new study.
Drinking cheery juice may help cure insomnia, according to a new study.
Feeling less emotional may indicate a shrinking brain, according to a new study.
Hearing loss can lead to personality changes, according to a new study.
Tell grandma she's looking good if you want to protect her health. New research reveals that boosting self-esteem may be more important in old age than adolescents in terms of health.
Beef may make grandpa's life easier, according to a new study. Scientists have linked high protein diets to better physical, psychological and social functioning in seniors. The findings reveal that this is especially true for a diet high in animal protein.
Exercise may improve brain function in older adults with dementia, according to a new study.
It's never too late to benefit from smoking cessation. New research reveals that older smokers over 65 years of age can still cut their risk of cardiovascular disease-related deaths to the level of never-smokers when they quit.
Gardening and DIY activities may promote heart health and longevity, a new study suggests.
Not getting enough sleep may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease in older adults, a new study suggests.
A new study reveals more reason to love chocolate. Scientists say chocolate can help keep the brain healthy.
A recent study conducted by researchers from the University College London has found that social isolation, not loneliness, is a greater risk factor for early death.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.