Health and Aging

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Nutrition

  • Can We Prevent Aging?
    Find out the truth behind antioxidants, calorie restriction, hormones, and supplements. Discover ways to support healthy aging and prevent or delay the onset of age-related disease and decline.
  • Concerned About Constipation?
    Could you be constipated? Find out about possible causes—such as diet, exercise, and medications—and treatment for constipation.
  • Dietary Supplements
    Find information about dietary supplements—what they are, if you should take them, types of supplements available, and if they're safe for older adults.
  • Healthy Eating After 50
    Plan healthy meals with these tips on calories, portion sizes, fiber, and food safety. Learn how to eat healthy, even if your budget is limited.
  • Osteoporosis: The Bone Thief
    What is osteoporosis and osteopenia? Learn about risk factors, treatment, and how vitamin D, calcium & more can help keep your bones strong.
  • Smell and Taste: Spice of Life
    Discover how your sense of smell and taste can change as you age. Read about loss of smell and taste, and how to get help from an otolaryngologist.
  • What's On Your Plate: Smart Food Choices for Healthy Aging
    Learn how to eat healthfully as you get older. Get an overview of recommended eating plans, nutrition information, shopping and food safety tips, printable resources, videos, and other information to help you make good food choices every day.