Your Health at Midlife

Midlife is a time of many passages and transitions. Some things you can't control, but one thing you can control is your health.

Menopause & Aging Well

signs about midlife health


Life is a journey, filled with many passages and transitions. And midlife is one transition sure to get your attention. Many things may change—your relationships with your now-older children and your partner, your career, even your body. Some you can control; others you can't.

One thing you can control is your health during this time of life. Once you hit midlife—and we're talking anywhere from your early 40s to early 50s—health-related issues you never before considered begin demanding attention.

Find out more about the 3 Things You Need to Focus On, plus some other Preventive Health Screenings You Need.

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