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Parkinson's Dementia: Signs, Symptoms and Hope for the Future

Understanding how this dementia differs from Alzheimer's can help patients know what to expect


Blacks Report High Rates of Discrimination in Health Care

Urban Institute research says immediate action needed to overcome disparity

High BMI? What It Says (or Doesn't Say) About Health

There's been a lot of talk about BMI lately. Here's what the different ranges mean

U.S. Pauses J&J Vaccinations to Probe Rare Blood Clots

6 cases reported after 6.8 million doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine administered

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This website links volunteers with those in need in their communities

How to Prevent Foggy Glasses While Wearing a Mask

Solutions for when your specs fog up include special lenses, wipes, sprays and a better-fitting mask

Can You Catch COVID After Getting Vaccinated?

Odds are low, but some fully vaccinated people have been infected with the coronavirus

Improve Your Balance, Flexibility, and Wellbeing

Learn five-minute yoga routines you can do at home in this free excerpt of AARP book 'Yoga After 50'

COVID-19 Ranks as Third Leading Killer of Americans

Only heart disease and cancer caused more deaths in the U.S. in 2020

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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

What Two Typical Telehealth Visits Look Like

What to expect at two common appointments

How to Connect With Your Doctor Virtually

Tips for using a smartphone, tablet or computer

Healthy Living

Are You Getting Enough Vitamin K?

This lesser-known nutrient helps keep your heart healthy, but many aren't getting enough

Making Time For Exercise While You Are At Home

Our fitness experts share 10-minute workouts you can do in your living room

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