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7 Factors That Make Flu More Deadly

What to know if you have risk factors like heart disease, diabetes or cancer



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Need Help? Discover AARP Community Connections

This website links volunteers with those in need in their communities

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Why Drusen Can Be a Problem for Older Eyes

Tiny deposits in the retina are associated with macular degeneration

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Don't Skip Your Mammogram, Despite the Pandemic

Experts warn that breast cancer deaths could rise

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Why COVID-19 Hits Men Harder Than Women

Biology and behavior factors may be involved

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Dried Parsley May Pose Salmonella Risk

Recalled brands sold in all 50 states


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How to Get Started With Telemedicine

We take you through setting up an appointment

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What Two Typical Telehealth Visits Look Like

What to expect at two common appointments

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How to Connect With Your Doctor Virtually

Tips for using a smartphone, tablet or computer


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7 Simple Steps to Help You Lose Weight

Tips for making major progress through small shifts

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5 Tasty Proteins to Replace Meat in Your Everyday Meals

Discover healthy, natural plant-based alternatives

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How Orthotics Can Keep You Running Longer

Tips on dealing with foot, ankle or knee pain


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