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Why Your Joints Ache After 50 — and What You Can Do About It

Arthritis is more common with age, but there are ways to keep the pain to a minimum




Drinking Among Older Adults Split During Pandemic

A new survey reveals a divide between drinkers and abstainers

Essentials to Keep in Your Medicine Cabinet After 50

Plus, discover the over-the-counter drugs to avoid as you age

5 Things to Know About the New Alzheimer's Drug

Doctors weigh in on Biogen's newly approved dementia treatment, brand name Aduhelm

Mobile Stroke Units May Speed Up Brain-Saving Treatment

Every minute counts after a stroke. Mobile scanners may be the breakthrough doctors need

7 Things to Do After 50 for a Healthier Brain

Researchers are racing to find a treatment for dementia, but everyday habits can lower your risk

5 Things to Know Before Going to the Pool This Summer

Expert advice on swimming pool safety as the coronavirus pandemic wears on

Doctors Discuss the New Diet Drug Semaglutide

FDA-approved Wegovy (semaglutide) appears twice as effective as other Rx treatments for obesity

The Echo of Polio Could Affect Thousands of Americans

Survivors are at risk for post-polio syndrome, and doctors may not recognize the symptoms

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AARP Answers: ACA Insurance and the Coronavirus

The latest on special open enrollment periods, life-changing events and more

What You Need to Know About Medicare

The federal insurance program helps older Americans afford health care

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