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Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in older adults, and tooth loss can affect a person's quality of life. It seems that some groups in the US may be experiencing gum disease more than others.
For both physical and mental reasons, many adults become less active as they age. But even a small amount of regular physical activity might help improve the body and mind.
As a woman approaches menopause, her body experiences a wide range of changes. Some of these changes may relate to her mental health.
You want to hop on the bike, hit the tennis court or work on the car, but stiffness in the joints causes you to hold off. This may be a problem shared by millions of Americans, new research shows.
The benefits of eating well are both immediate and long-term. And that doesn’t seem to change for women as they age, as eating well during midlife could be rewarding farther down the road.