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How Extreme Heat Affects the Body After 50

Soaring temperatures can set off a cascade of life-threatening events. Here’s how to stay safe



A Pro Chef Shares Top Weight-Loss Tricks

Add explosive flavor to food — without adding a ton of calories

5 Ways to Reduce Your Levels of Bad Cholesterol

Cholesterol levels creep up as we age and can start causing problems in midlife

Nutritional, Protein Drinks Recalled Due to Contamination

Oatly, Premier Protein, Stumptown are among the brands recalled

10-Minute Cardio Sculpt With Denise Austin

A low-impact cardio sculpt workout to burn calories and tone muscles

How Much Do You Know About Protecting Your Eyes?

Take our quiz on how everyday habits and choices can affect your vision

The Surprising Impact of Racism on the Brain

New research suggests discrimination is linked to memory decline in middle-aged adults

Healthy Cooking Oils: Which Is the Right Choice for You?​

9 tips to help you decide between olive, avocado, canola, coconut and other oils on grocery shelves

Exercise May Stall Memory Loss

It doesn’t have to be strenuous to be beneficial new research shows

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Are You Headed Toward Diabetes?

You might have an earlier stage of the disease and not even know it. Here are the risk factors

What to Do After a Diabetes Diagnosis

7 simple changes you can make to improve your life going forward

Desserts for People With Diabetes

From chocolate to chia pudding, which treats to try if you’re watching your blood sugar

Medicare Telehealth Use Soars During COVID-19 Pandemic

1 in 4 beneficiaries 'saw' medical provider remotely

How to Get Started With Telemedicine

We take you through setting up an appointment

Is Telehealth the Answer for Rural Areas?

Dialing in to a doctor can solve some issues

Your 50 Top Health Questions Answered

AARP answers your top medical concerns from our Exclusive Survey on Health and Aging

8 Healthy and Delicious Types of Iced Tea

From green to black, brew them yourself for a great boost of antioxidants

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