It’s easy to reduce your chance of premature death by up to 30 percent. Here’s how.
When your body speaks, you gotta listen.
Jamie Lee Curtis recently opened up about her battle with pain-pill addiction. Here, Nina Malkin investigates why these drugs are so dangerous—especially for women at midlife.
One woman’s plea for attention, understanding and help, plain and simple, for those ravaged by a friend or family member’s substance issues. By Curlin Reed Sullivan.
The new film ‘What They Had’ and others help us confront dementia and the toll it takes.
That dreaded doctor visit is not fun—but reading this prep manual by award-winning humorist Mary Kay Jordan Fleming is.
These three states may lure folks who don’t want to spend their golden years shoveling snow—but in terms of female friendliness, they seriously suck.
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