Skip to content

Need more flexibility? Find a part-time job that fits your schedule. Search the AARP Job Board.

Mature man sitting at his desk at work meditating.

Practice Yoga Without Ever Doing a Downward Dog

Three ways to use yoga’s mindfulness to conquer everyday stress

Stay Fit

Woman doing a glute bridge exercise

4 Hip Exercises to Improve Your Muscles

To avoid a joint replacement, use these exercises to build your strength

Man and woman taking an exercise break in a home office

Updated Exercise Guidelines Tout Brief Bursts of Aerobics   

The government also calls for balance activities for older adults to avoid falls   

T.R. Reid snowboarding on a Colorado mountaintop

Snowboarding Benefits for Those Over Age 70

Journalist T. R. Reid discovers a hidden perk of hitting the slopes at an older age

Healthy Eating

Meats, nuts and dairy that is high in protein

Protein Fends Off Disability in 85-Plus Cohort

Study focused on link between adequate consumption and rate of disability 

Mature Adults Exercising

The Myth of Exercise, Metabolism and Weight Loss

Evolutionary anthropologist Herman Pontzer explains why you can’t run away from your fat

Mediterranean Diet of Fish, Nuts and Oil.

Mediterranean Diet Reduces the Risk of Heart Disease

A study touts the virtues of fish, fruits, veggies, nuts — and a bit of wine

Your Membership

Live Well

Mature Couple Having Argument

The Truth About Grumpy Old Men (and Women)

Who you calling irritable? How to know if a bad mood is bad for your health, or just par for the course

Mature woman discussing something with her doctor.

Is It OK For You to Skip Your Annual Physical?

Many experts say you can chuck the checkup — but not certain key screenings


Today’s Topics

    View More
    Skip Google Map Content

    In Your City

    Your City Name

    Enter address, city, state, or ZIP code.

    Hide Filter Results
    Filter Results
    Distance (in miles)

      AARP In Your State

      Visit the AARP state page for information about events, news and resources near you.