Does Bitter Taste Better With Age?

Have you ever noticed that while children tend to dislike bitter foods like broccoli and spinach, as we get older we tend to prefer bitter foods or at least tolerate them better? Is there a biological reason for this? Read More  Read More

Florida Marlins Manager Jack is Back at 80

I was at the World Series in Florida in 2003 when Jack took the Marlins all the way. Can he do the same again at 80? Baseball is certainly waiting to find out whether a healthy AND experienced manager can turn the team around. Watch the CBS Evening News Clip Here June 21, 2011 ESPN Coverage  Read More

Learn a New Language

Most of us have heard of Rosetta Stone, but do you know what it can do for you? We live in a global world. Communicating with others is an effective way to learn about other cultures. Sometimes speaking another language is even necessary to help us get from Point A to Point B. Certainly, anyone in business knows that conversing in multiple languages helps broaden growth potential. Rosetta Ston uses award-winning Dynamic Immersion(R) techniques to help individuals learn languages.... Read More

Bodybuilding Over 50

It has been repeatedly shown that the best way to boost your metabolism and reduce body fat is to build muscle. Over 50, it’s more important than ever to build muscle to keep weight gain in check and to build strong muscles that help enhance flexibility, strength and good balance. And, over and above the health and fitness benefits, it’s more fun than ever to flaunt those sexy, toned legs or flex that awesome bicep for friends and younger family members when you’re... Read More

Tap Dancers Boogie Positive Aging Into the Zeitgeist

What do you call a group of women over the age of 50 who dance for fitness, friendship and fun? Amazing. Inspiring. The Boogie Woogie Mamas. Read More  Read More

Saying “Yes” Is Key to Healthy Aging

Having an open mind and positive expectations help the over 50 crowd stay youthful. While most of us know this, why is it still so difficult to try new things? And why is it so important to make the effort regardless of our natural inclinations? Read More  Read More

Do Yoga to Stay Flexible as You Age!

In this yoga guide, author Suza Francina demonstrates how you can reap the benefits of yoga at any age and no matter your current physical condition. Yoga improves balance, strength, flexibility and endurance and helps slow the aging process. Take a class at your local fitness center or get this book and try it at home. Learn more about New Yoga for People Over 50! Share suggestions for other challenges and hobbies with us.  Read More

Too Positively Old to Retire?

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about Social Security and Medicare entitlements. The real question is: how much do those of retirement age really need and to how much are they entitled? Read More  Read More

Getting Rid of That Old ‘Pain in the Neck’

No, I don’t mean your mother-in-law or your husband. I’m talking about that ubiquitous agony that torments your body after a stressful day at the office or a traumatic accident from the preceding decade. Read More  Read More

Older and Dumber?

Just because you’re older, does that mean you’re smarter than you used to be or smarter than the less aged around you? Is there really a higher standard of intelligence for people as they get older, begging the question: Are you smarter than a 50 year old? Read More  Read More

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