Health Center - Mind and Memory

Thanks to modern medicine, our life expectancy has greatly increased, and keeping our minds and bodies sharp is vital to enjoying those later years. Welcome to our Aging and Memory Health Center, where you’ll find tips for keeping your memory sharp and your body strong as you age.

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Can You Change How Happy You Are—Permanently?

Yes, it is possible to become a happier person. Find out how to retrain your habits and thoughts to make happiness last.

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The Secrets of Aging Well

It's what goes on inside that counts.

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Steps You Can Take to Lower Your Risk for Alzheimer's Disease

Think there is nothing you can do to lower your risk for this devastating condition? Think again. Find out what measures you can take to lower your risk.

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ask the expert

I just turned 59 and with the big 6-0 on the horizon I've started exercising and trying to take better care of myself (better late than never, right?). Are there any super-foods a gal like me should begin adding to her diet to help keep my mind sharp and my body strong?

My bone density test showed that I have the early stage of osteoporosis in my spine. What can I do to help stop or slow the bone loss?