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Henry Winkler’s 6 Lessons of Reinvention

‘The old Henry got me here, but the new Henry is more fun!’ says the former Fonz, on a career roll at 77

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March on Washington Participants Look Back

For the 60th anniversary of the march, attendees share their memories of the nation-changing event

The Inside Story of Your Body Parts

From your stomach to your liver to your intestines, the major players keeping you alive finally have their say 

Los Lobos Celebrate a 50-Year Musical Journey

Band members Cesar Rosas and Louie Pérez on creating music their way


Make a Smartphone Charging Station

Corral your devices in one place to top off batteries, keep track of phones

What Is Actually Good for Your Gut?

Certain food and supplements are marketed to help your gut microbiome

How to Become a Foster Parent to a Pet

Older Americans are good candidates to provide a short-term home


AARP’s Tele-Town Halls Have Brought Vital Info to Millions

Covered topics ranging from COVID-19, Medicare, prescription drugs, inflation and more


Celebrating 50 Years of Hip-Hop Music

What emerged from a simple party has evolved into a cultural movement

Why 50-Year-Olds Are Changing Careers

For many Gen Xers, changing priorities means changing ambitions at work

Why Has Antisemitism Gained Momentum Again?

Attacks on Jews in America persist; here's what can be done


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Unnatural Causes: The Texas Serial Elder Murders Case

Police and others made it easy for a serial killer to continue his spree against older women


Can a Blood Test That Detects Early Cancers Save Lives?

The promise of Multi-Cancer Early Detection blood test has stirred hopes, but concerns remain


Best Moments at AARP’s Movies for Grownups Awards

Brendan Fraser, Sheryl Lee Ralph and Jeff Bridges triumphed at the annual awards show


War’s Terrible Toll on Ukraine’s Elders

Older Ukrainians are suffering in unique, terrible ways. This is one family's fight for survival

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