She took her first toke at age 12 and her last one at age 58. Here Nina Malkin explains how she went cold turkey off alcohol and drugs and why.
We want to hear thoughts from you, her contemporaries, about pregnancy over 50 and the challenges and rewards of having a baby at this age.
We have reached that age where our annual check-up can bring a shocker—we’re losing height, even if we take great care of ourselves. Louise Kramer talks about the half inch she’s missing and what she’s learned about standing tall as long as possible.
Frigid temps make Sally Koslow nostalgic for her childhood in the Upper Midwest. While snowbirds book tickets south, she feels invigorated in the winter weather.
More and more people are going on a plant-based diet, but Sacha Jones, a wellness counselor, has moved in the opposite direction. Here’s the reason.
It’s hard to quit, but finding ways to reduce your drinking is important to your health—especially since binge-drinking among midlife women is on the rise.
We’ve been using it to cook just about everything since it became a buzzworthy superfood a couple years back, but is coconut oil really *gasp* horrible for our health? Experts say “yes.”
A woman weaning herself from antidepressants wonders whether she’s making the right move. Our advice guru weighs in.
Weed-related travel—or should we says trips?—is booming. Especially in Colorado. Here’s what you need to know about cannabis tourism.
Ready to dial down your steaminess level from NC-17 to a nice PG? Our intrepid reporter Deborah Skolnik road tested the coolest hot flash remedies on the market—here’s what she learned.
Her arm was immobilized; her pain was intolerable. And it was made much, much worse when medical insurance refused to properly cover her treatment. Julie Metz shares her story
Margot Kidder’s daughter talks about the importance of openness after her mother’s death was revealed to be a suicide. Sheila Weller explores how greater honesty can help us all
Many of us are reeling from the recent celebrity suicides. But did you know that there is an upswing among women our age in particular? Sheila Weller uncovers the facts, the causes—and how to put that information to use to save lives
Want to munch on something creamy… or crunchy… or sweet… or salty… right now? We know the feeling. Here are healthful snacks hand-picked for you by nutrition guru Samantha Cassetty.
Skip the green juice but stop by the pastry shop? Are we kidding you? Nope—read what nutritionist Samantha Cassetty has to say
Will I dry up? Will I sprout whiskers? Will I lose my mind? Nina Malkin spells out all the worries…and what really happened when she hit the hormone milestone.
TMI alert! I’m a random stranger, about to tell you quite a bit about my private parts. If that’s not okay with you—and really, who could blame you?—click onward. But I wouldn’t. That’s because I could very well be talking about yours.
If you feel like the thrill is gone, listen to these three midlife women who got—yikes—a shot down there for better orgasms. Stephanie Booth finds out if it the O-Shot works.
What do an egg, avocado, and a pile of beans have in common? Throw in some intermittent fasting and you have the basis of a somewhat bizarre diet that helped Valerie Frankel drop 25 pounds when nothing else seemed to work. Even her doctor was amazed.