Headlines
'The Last Taboo': Sex and the Elderly
While sexual activity declines with age, it still persists into the 80s.
Once-a-Year Shot Heads Off Osteoporosis
A new study shows a once-a-year injection could prevent bone loss.
Chondroitin No Magic Bullet for Achy Joints, Study Says
Supplement Does Not Improve Joint Pain in Patients With Arthritis, New Research Finds
READ EXCERPT: 'You: Staying Young,' by Mehmet Oz and Michael Roizen
Drs. Oz and Roizen tell you how to protect against aging as early as your 30s.
Study: Older Runners Getting Faster
Research Shows Older Runners Are Narrowing the Time Gap
Some Seniors 'Shacking Up' Rather Than Remarrying
Financial Reasons Often Make Cohabitating More Viable than Remarriage for Seniors
Golden Girls Gone Wild
The dark side of retirement: senior citizens having sex, and paying the price.
Motherhood Better at 50?
Older Mommies Make Fine Mothers, Still Have Pregnancy Risks
Senior Citizen Gives Birth to Twins
Critics Ask, How Old is Too Old?
Your Stories: Caring for Parents
More and More Americans Are Helping to Care for a Parent
Drug Overuse and Underuse Very Common in Seniors
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The more drugs an older patient is prescribed, the more likely the patient is to be taking an...
Crowded ERs Affect Older Adults Most
A Few Handy Tips Can Help You Get the Best Care
Testosterone Can't Turn Back the Clock
Study: Sex Hormone Replacements Don't Ward Off Aging
Drug Can Clear Cloudy Vision
New Lucentis Drug Improves Eyesight but Doesn't Come Cheap
How Old Is Too Old to Drive?
Only Teens Have a Higher Fatality Rate in Car Accidents
Videos
92-Year-Old Sprinter Eyes World Record
Jim Hammond wants to break the 100-meter seniors world record.
Long Life for Calorie-Burning Seniors
Study shows that everyday exercise helps seniors lower their risk of death.
Elder Abuse - Could it Happen to You?
The grandson of former socialite Brooke Astor claims she is being abused.
Dr. Tim: Rx Advice
When should an elderly patient seek advice to stop taking a prescription?
Elderly Couple to Be Evicted
Elderly couple will be evicted if they insist upon raising their granddaughter.