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After Age 70, Fitness Level Predicts Survival Better Than Heart Risk Factors

Results of treadmill test show stronger correlation with longevity than cardiovascular health 


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Fitness Trainer Gets the Likes on Facebook

66-year-old influencer Wendy Ida shares the power of strength and social connection

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The Best Exercises for Achy Backs, Knees, Hips and More

We asked physical therapists for their pain-busting stretching and strengthening moves 

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How Sports Lovers Can Protect Their Eyes

How to prevent eye injuries when you’re playing pickleball, tennis and more

Healthy Eating

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Low-Carb? Low-Fat? What the Latest Dieting Studies Tell Us

Both strategies help shed pounds when they limit sugars and processed flour

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1 in 12 Older Adults Report Food Insecurity

Survey finds some 5 million age 60 or older face a risk of hunger

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Prepare Your Own One-Bowl Meal for Cheaper Dining

Skip the lines and create your own delicious feast by using a simple checklist

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99 Ways to Add Healthy Years to Your Life

99 Ways to Live a Longer, Healthier Life

Start the year off right with these essential health tips from top experts

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What's Changed Since You Took CPR in High School 

Today's CPR is actually simpler than it used to be — and is crucial to save lives

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