Age Wise

But it’s never too late (nor too soon) to take these preventive steps

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Age Wise

A simple test seems to predict risk from lifestyle factors that can be altered

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Age Wise

New research estimates the benefits of better eating, down to the minute

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Age Wise

Research reveals effective methods that get beyond one-off tips

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Drinking is much deadlier than we wish to admit, and the problems start way too early in life

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New research confirms lower risk of heart disease and death for coffee drinkers

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Satellite image of Hurricane Ida. Image: NOAA

Warm water fuels ferocious winds that pile up a storm surge


Image courtesy National Sun Yat-sen University in Taiwan

Coronavirus research leads to a striking new consensus on disease spread


Perhaps there’s a reason we’re so enamored by sunsets. Image: Pixabay/AdinaVoicu

New research suggests a simple, delightful way to increase romantic passion


Age Wise

Your mental health depends on knowing how to ease up

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Robert Roy Britt

Independent health and science journalist, former editor-in-chief of LiveScience, writing about how we age and how to optimize your mind and body through time.

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