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5 simple tips to protect your eyesight as you age

You'll still need reading glasses, but these measures can help ward off major problems.

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10 ways to cope with sibling estrangement

There's a difference between a sibling rivalry and a truly toxic situation.

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The most helpful thing you can do for your loved ones

“It’s a gift you give to your friends and family.”

How to choose the right Medicare Supplement plan for you

There are so many letters and different companies. How do you know you’re getting a plan that works for your situation?

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Life

Death is forever. Cemeteries, as they currently exist, might not be

What happens when we run out of burial space? Cities around the world are starting to get creative.

Life

These 10 surgeries are considered “uniquely high risk” for older adults

A study named 227 risky surgeries for older adults. But these 10 procedures can be especially problematic.

Health

5 simple tips to protect your eyesight as you age

You'll still need reading glasses, but these measures can help ward off major problems.

Health

The surprising relationship between your calf muscles and dementia

Researchers believe insufficient brain blood flow plays a critical role in the development of dementia and Alzheimer's. But what's it got to do with your legs?

These 8 warning signs could point to a serious heart valve condition

If you spot these symptoms, talk to your doctor.

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Your doctor says you have aortic stenosis. What happens next?

Here’s what to know about how and when to treat this common heart condition.

Home

Alicia Keys owns America’s coolest home

She purchased the La Jolla property last year.

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The surprising problem with open layout homes

Almost every show on HGTV seems to encourage knocking out a wall and creating one large oasis of entertaining.

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How to give gifts that everyone loves

Sure, you may think you're a great gift giver. Here's what science has to say about that

Life

10 low-tech exercise items perfect for home workouts

No plugs. No batteries. No smartphone apps.

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Study ties sugar cravings to this daily habit

The results of a new study published by the American Heart Association.

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16 possible causes of your lower back pain

Though the majority of low back pain is due to injury, there could be a separate medical issue at play.

Entertainment

Dogs at Hobo the Clown’s Christmas dinner

The dogs didn't seem to think the clown was creepy

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7 bizarre foods people used to like for some reason

With little to no nutritional value or taste factor, you’ve got to wonder what the initial appeal was

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7 random facts about Miracle on 34th Street

There's a lot to learn about this quintessential holiday movie

Money

Are you part of the middle class? This calculator can tell you

What it takes to be considered middle class in every state.

The man who beat ‘The Price Is Right’

What happens if your Showcase Showdown bid is exactly right? Everything comes to a screeching halt.

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How your divorce can affect Medicare and Social Security

Our expert answers another reader question.

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