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What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital WartsFeature
What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy
The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy

Confused about the pros and cons of testosterone therapy? Diffuse the myths and learn the facts.

When Sex Hurts
When Sex Hurts

Many women find sex painful after menopause. This condition, called dsypareunia, has many causes and many treatments.

What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

Contraception Options for Women Over 40
Contraception Options for Women Over 40

Whether you're finished having children or considering having your first one, the only thing standing between you and the unexpected is your contraception.

Sex After 50: More Than Ever?
Sex After 50: More Than Ever?

Even couples who have been married 65 years or more still have sex with some frequency.

7 Ways to Make Waking Up a Breeze
7 Ways to Make Waking Up a Breeze

If you have trouble waking up, you may want to try these tips to make it easier to get out of bed in the morning.

Postmenopausal? Give Exercise a Try
Postmenopausal? Give Exercise a Try

After menopause, moderate exercise can help women manage hot flashes, become more fit and feel better, a new study suggests.

Many Seniors Take Multiple Meds That Can Affect the Brain
Many Seniors Take Multiple Meds That Can Affect the Brain

There has been a sharp rise in the number of American seniors who take three or more medications that affect their brains, a new study reveals.

So Much to Explore and Do in St. Petersburg's Vibrant Downtown
So Much to Explore and Do in St. Petersburg's Vibrant Downtown

St. Petersburg, Florida, offers a vibrant downtown, with markets, shops and restaurants to explore—and beautiful beaches!

How to Take Care of Your Heart After Menopause
How to Take Care of Your Heart After Menopause

February is American Heart Month and a good time to focus on taking care of your heart. This is especially important for postmenopausal women.

HPV After 50? It's No Joke
HPV After 50? It's No Joke

You can develop HPV after age 50 when a virus that was dormant for years "reactivates" decades later.


How to be Kind to Your Heart—It's Not Just a Man's Issue!
How to be Kind to Your Heart—It's Not Just a Man's Issue!

February is American Heart Month—a good time to learn about heart disease prevention and awareness. Start with knowing the risks, signs and symptoms.

Tips to Help Lower Your Cholesterol
Tips to Help Lower Your Cholesterol

High cholesterol can put you at increased risk for heart disease. If your cholesterol is high, it's time to make some lifestyle changes to lower your cholesterol.

How to Find the Right Caregiver for Your Parent
How to Find the Right Caregiver for Your Parent

If your mom or dad can no longer care for all his or her needs, it may be time to explore the many options for in-home care.


Heart Disease Is Increasing at a Troubling Pace
Heart Disease Is Increasing at a Troubling Pace

Heart disease is increasing at a troubling pace in the United States, with costs expected to double from $555 billion in 2016 to a whopping $1.1 trillion in 2035, a new American Heart Association report estimates.

Divorce May Shrink an Older Woman's Waistline
Divorce May Shrink an Older Woman's Waistline

Divorce can be plenty stressful for older women. But it doesn't translate into the weight gain that often accompanies getting married later in life, a new study suggests.

For Elderly Needing Home Medical Care, Are Nurse Practitioners the Answer?
For Elderly Needing Home Medical Care, Are Nurse Practitioners the Answer?

Nurse practitioners could meet the growing need for house calls to frail, elderly Americans, but restrictions in some states may get in the way, researchers say.

How Your Vagina Changes in Midlife
How Your Vagina Changes in Midlife

As you age, your vagina—due mostly to decreased estrogen levels—can become dry or irritated, which can cause pain during sex. This does not need to be the norm.

How to Navigate a Complicated Health Care System as You Age
How to Navigate a Complicated Health Care System as You Age

Your health care coverage may change around age 65, either through retirement or government requirements, so make sure you plan ahead.

Steer Clear of Falling
Steer Clear of Falling

Falls can be more serious as we get older, so take steps to improve your balance and remove causes of falls from your home.

Meditation and Yoga May Help Sharpen Memory
Meditation and Yoga May Help Sharpen Memory

A regular meditation practice might benefit older adults beginning to notice memory problems, a small pilot study finds.

For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife
For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife

Here's good news for middle-aged women who fear their sexual satisfaction is destined to decline: Aging can provide benefits that might make lovemaking even more enjoyable, a small study suggests.

Menopause and Vaginal Dryness
Menopause and Vaginal Dryness

Lower levels of estrogen often mean vaginal dryness after menopause. Learn what you can do to minimize symptoms and treat vaginal dryness.

This Holiday Conversation May Help Save a Life
This Holiday Conversation May Help Save a Life

Skip the political talk and chat about what's really important: your health.

Alzheimer's Disease: Prevention and Coping
Alzheimer's Disease: Prevention and Coping

Learn about lifestyle changes that can help prevent Alzheimer's. Plus, strategies for caring for someone that's been diagnosed.

What No One Tells You About Menopause
What No One Tells You About Menopause

You probably know about the weight gain, hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause. Here are some other side effects of menopause.

What Do You Know About Endometriosis?
What Do You Know About Endometriosis?

Please take our survey and tell us what you know about or have experienced related to endometriosis.

Kids of Older Moms May Have Advantage Over Their Peers
Kids of Older Moms May Have Advantage Over Their Peers

Although older women may face more potential pregnancy complications, their children seem to fare better in some ways over the long run, a new study suggests.