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The 'Why' Factor in Weight Loss

Science shows it's a head game, and (the right) motivation really matters


Stay Fit

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Using Technology to Solve Mobility Challenges

Getting older doesn't have to mean standing still and being physically limited

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Can You Learn a New Language After 50?

Dedicated study, speaking it often and living where it's spoken are key

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Lessons Learned From Wearing a Fitness Tracker

We asked 5 people over 50 to try the devices. Did it motivate them to get moving?

Healthy Eating

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Which Common Foods Have More Salt?

Being aware of hidden salt in prepared meals can help you manage your blood pressure

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Surprisingly Healthy Foods at Convenience Stores

How to eat well when you're in a hurry and options are limited

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6 Brilliant Diet Swaps

How to lose weight (and get healthier) by making a few smart trades

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Is It Possible to Be Fat and Fit? Health Experts Weigh In

7 out of 10 adults over 50 are overweight or obese, according to study

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Are Your Friends and Family Making You Fat?

Pals can exert a measurable influence on how much you eat and exercise

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