Healthy Aging

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Catching up with Ify Nwabukwu

Ify Nwabukwu talks about her life since winning the AARP Purpose Prize, her battle with breast cancer, and her new book.

Thursday, September 8, 2022

Carolyn, 74: What Makes an Athlete?

You might be an athlete without even realizing it! In her latest update, Sponsored Athlete Carolyn provides insight and inspiration. Join Carolyn on September 14 for a live virtual hike!

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Insider Tips on Healthy Aging

Happy September, and Happy Healthy Aging Month! Learn some insider tips on healthy aging, revealed by the Senior Planet Sponsored Athletes.

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Sally, 66: Don’t Let the Fear of Falling Rule Your Life

Sponsored Athlete Sally shares how to overcome the fear of falling with better balance techniques. Join Sally on August 17 for a live fitness session!

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Heatwaves and Senior Health

Heatwaves hit older people harder, with results that could mean hospitalization or even death. Get the facts here and stay safe!

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Monkeypox: What We Know Right Now

In late July, the World Health Organization declared monkeypox a public health emergency of global concern. Here’s what we know now.

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

El sol de verano y la piel de las personas mayores

El cuidado de la piel de las personas mayores es especialmente importante cuando el sol pega fuerte en verano. Aquí hay algunos consejos sobre cómo conocer mejor la piel de las personas mayores.

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Summer Sun and Senior Skin

Senior skincare is especially important when the sun beats down in summer.. Here are some tips on how to be senior skin savvy.

Thursday, July 21, 2022

How To Be Your Own Healthcare Advocate

Seniors who experience unsatisfactory treatment in healthcare don’t have to suffer – they can become their own healthcare advocates.

Saturday, July 16, 2022

PJ, 68: Creating a Physical Fitness Action Plan

Sponsored Athlete PJ shares helpful tips for older adults who want to get (and stay) active. Join PJ on July 20 for a live fitness session!

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Quick Answers to Health Questions

Do you have any health questions that you’ve been meaning to research?

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Might You Have (Gasp) Kareishuu?

On the list of “First World problems to worry about,” it’s definitely not number one – but for some, kareishuu holds a spot near the top.

Thursday, June 9, 2022

Keo, 85: Top 5 Strength-Building Tips for Seniors

Sponsored Athlete Keo shares his favorite workout tips for older adults. Join Keo on June 15th for a live strength-training session!

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Are “Brain Vitamins” for Real?

Will so-called “brain vitamins” really help your memory?

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

These Senior Athletes are Aging with Attitude

On National Senior Health and Fitness Day the 2022 Senior Planet Sponsored Athletes shared their motivation for staying active and invited you to join a special event.