Jane Goodall no longer spends her days crouched on the floor of a rainforest studying chimpanzees making tools, raising their young or folding branch over branch to make nests in which to sleep high in the trees.
Doc was shopping for shirts and ties back in the Big and Tall department.
You can turn your living room into a workout room with these neat fitness tools. Many of them can even be tucked out of sight when you aren't using them.
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If you don't get a chance to go over the Aug. 29-31 weekend, start off the month with a visit to Florida's Largest Home Show in Tampa. You can shop and learn about or find affordable ways to organize, repair, remodel, refurbish and landscape at more than 900 exhibits. Opens 11 a.m. …
Some people become calmer and less troubled by life's frustrations as they age.
Jane Goodall's world-famous research on chimpanzees inevitably involved observing the plant life around them, from the seeds and fruits they ate to the towering trees they slept in.
It wasn't my idea. Paris was my idea.
But last November, I joined my husband and his buddies — five hoary photographers and a graphic designer, ranging in age from 49 all the way to 76 — in a challenge to hike the Grand Canyon, down to the bottom and back out again.
The history of cancer treatment includes a long list of quack diets claiming patients can eat their way back to good health, but one approach, which involves eating less and minimizing carbohydrates, appears to produce genuine benefits.
Our brains benefit from exercise just as much as the muscles in our bodies do. It was once believed that loss of brain function was a normal part of the aging process, but it is now believed that exercise enhances the growth and survival of new neurons in the hippocampus — the region of the brain essential for …
Many of us, after 20, 30 or more years in one career, find ourselves looking around mid-life for something different. Whether it's from boredom or economic need, a second career — an "encore" career — may be just the answer.