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5 Ways Your Holiday Turkey Can Make You Sick

People most often get sick from leftovers during the holiday season



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Secret shoppers using others sites faced high premiums, dubious claims

5 Foods to Fight Acid Reflux and Heartburn

​What to eat (or avoid) to banish the burn before it becomes GERD

What Kind of Hearing Specialist Is Right for Me?

Ear nose and throat doctors, audiologists and other providers can help

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

Best Time for Bedtime? New Heart Study Has Answer

Sleeping at this hour is associated lower cardiovascular disease risk

10 Everyday Things You Can Do to Protect Your Sight

Stick with these healthy habits to lower your risk of eye problems as you age

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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