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FDA Clears Way for Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids​

Proposed rule would make devices affordable, accessible


Major Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Onions

Consumers advised to throw away their unlabeled onions

Feeling SAD? Fight Back Against Seasonal Depression

Winter's shorter days can lead to a serious slump, but there are ways to improve your mood

​What to Know about Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer

​Experts say there are new reasons to get a test, including the identification of new risk-raising genes​

Need Help? Discover AARP Community Connections

This website links volunteers with those in need in their communities

Should I Change My Medicare Coverage?

8 of the most common reasons for upgrading your policy during the open enrollment period

Yep, Inflammation Gets Worse as You Age

Underlying a host of serious conditions, this off-course immune response can be easy to miss

Pills Can Raise Your Blood Pressure​

If you have hypertension, beware of taking certain prescription and OTC medications

Complete Guide to COVID-19 Booster Shots

Everything you need to know about getting an extra dose of the Pfizer, Moderna or J&J vaccine

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Should You Take Metformin Despite the Recalls?

Experts explain the back-and-forth on this popular diabetes drug

Desserts for People With Diabetes

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

Can COVID-19 Cause Diabetes in Patients?

Researchers are working to understand surprising diagnoses in some hospitalized patients

How to Get Started With Telemedicine

We take you through setting up an appointment

Medicare Telehealth Use Soars During COVID-19 Pandemic

1 in 4 beneficiaries 'saw' medical provider remotely

How to Connect With Your Doctor Virtually

Tips for using a smartphone, tablet or computer

How to Take Your Fitness Routine Up a Notch

3 things to try to get more out of your workout — whatever your starting point

7 Superfoods You Should Be Eating After 50

These standouts can keep you healthy as nutritional needs change with age

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