Dec 25, 2012 Sweden has taken giant steps when it comes to heath care. With one of the oldest populations and highest life expectancies in the world, the Scandinavian nation is using new medical technology to care for its aging citizens.
Oct 19, 2012 Appearing to look better than others in your age group could be seen as a blessing or a very expensive curse.
Sep 28, 2012 It seems like there's a new warning every week about our aging population and what it means for government entitlement programs, among other things. Marketplace's Chris Farrell is here to separate fact from fiction.
Sep 13, 2012 Anti-aging creams are a growing share of the cosmetics market, but the FDA warns that if companies claim pharmaceutical benefits from their products, the FDA will review them as drugs.
Jul 13, 2012 More long-term marriages are breaking up and a wine habit may benefit older women's bones.
Apr 5, 2012 Housing an Aging Population: Are We Prepared?
Feb 23, 2012 A substantial fraction of people die with virtually no financial assets -- 46.1 percent with less than $10,000.
Feb 7, 2012 In the 1920s, an entire industry devoted to denying age and inviting youth emerged. The "midlife industrial complex," as author Patricia Cohen describes it, created a culture that pressures middle-aged adults to pass as young.