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Peace Corps Volunteers Turn to Vaccinating Americans

Six older volunteers forced to return from abroad are now helping combat COVID-19 at home




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

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

Mobile Stroke Units May Speed Up Brain-Saving Treatment

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

The Echo of Polio Could Affect Thousands of Americans

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

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

Can a Ketogenic Diet Reduce Alzheimer's Symptoms?

Researchers are exploring how a high-fat, low-carb regimen impacts brain health

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