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The number of fatal injuries for workers age 55 and over is increasing, and 2017 had the highest number of workplace fatalities reported.

The 21 deadliest jobs in America for baby boomers

The American workforce is getting older, and the number of fatal injuries among workers above the age of 55 has been increasing.
Participants on the low-carb diet in the study weren't even allowed to eat starchy vegetables.

Eating a low-carb diet may help prevent brain aging according to a new study, but nutritionists aren’t convinced

The study also suggests brain aging could start much younger than previously thought, with people as young as 47 showing signs.

The Mediterranean diet could help you age better by improving gut bacteria, lowering inflammation, and boosting brain function

New research done by a team of European researchers shows the way the Mediterranean diet affects gut bacteria could do wonders for us as we age.
Carucci's photo series are often deeply personal and intimate.

A woman’s self-portraits show the beautiful, sometimes gritty reality of being ‘middle-aged’

Photographer Elinor Carucci chronicles her journey through middle age in her book "Midlife," which is filled with candid self-portraits.
Arkansas has one of the highest stroke rates, making people who grew up there susceptible to cognitive decline later in life too.

People who grow up in the South are more likely to have worse brain health in later life, even if they move away as a teen

The new study also found people who move to the so-called Stroke Belt in middle age or later aren't as likely to suffer the cognitive consequences.

Living with an optimistic partner may lower your risk of dementia

A study by Michigan State University and Harvard researchers found an optimistic spouse may cut your risk of dementia and cognitive decline.
Jane Fonda debuted a new look at the Oscars.

Here’s what 24 celebrities looked like before they went gray

Going gray might be alarming to some, but celebs like George Clooney and Jamie Lee Curtis look even better gray — here are the photos to prove it.
Robin Madell.

A journalist interviewed hundreds of people to see what life after 30 looks like in the US. Meet the 30-year-old trying to figure out how far he is fr...

"I feel like my life is just beginning. A lot more to it. I'm in a better place, more secure in myself," says Joe Tocci, a 30-year-old living in NYC.

Google’s emotionally charged Super Bowl ad made people cry during the big game

Google's Super Bowl ad for 2020 is sort of an ad for Google Assistant, but more of a short story about an elderly man. Maybe grab a tissue.

Drinking alcohol every day can speed up brain aging by one week per session, according to a study of more than 17,000 people

Scientists studied 17,308 human brains from the UK Biobank to see how alcohol affects brains. The brain ages one week per drinking session.