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What's Freaking Me Out
What's Freaking Me Out

The Grief and Terror of Realizing Your Parents Are Aging

The shift from “my parents are healthy and indestructible” to talking about mortality on the drive back from Costco feels crazy.
Emily Cassel
2.13.18
relationships
relationships

Marriage Makes People Happier, New Study Finds

The effects lasted well into old age.
Jesse Hicks
12.27.17
longevity
longevity

A Genetic Test Told Me My Body is 34 Years Old

I'm actually 27.
Shayla Love
12.18.17
longevity
longevity

You'll Probably Live Longer if You Have a Dog

They're simply the best.
Michelle Malia
11.17.17
Parental Advisory
Parental Advisory

These Two Fertility Tests May Not Be Accurate

Tests that estimate ovarian reserves failed to predict who got pregnant in a new study.
Olivia Campbell
10.11.17
Sobriety Check
Sobriety Check

Your Hangovers Really Are Getting Worse With Age

And it's not just your liver falling down on the job.
Maggie Puniewska
9.28.17
longevity
longevity

Dogs Who Live With Smokers Are More Likely to Die Younger

Dogs from smokers' homes showed signs of DNA damage.
Knvul Sheikh
9.25.17
The yes man
The yes man

I Botoxed My Balls to Make Them Look Nicer

Like a couple of smooth, round river rocks swaying in a silk handkerchief.
Grant Stoddard
9.7.17
guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

Get Ready to Pay Your Parents' Medical Bills

Trumpcare would make health insurance much, much more expensive for older Americans.
Jason Silverstein
7.25.17
weighty matters
weighty matters

The Inevitable Weight Gain of Adulthood Doesn't End Well

Gaining just 11 pounds is linked to health problems, like death.
Amber Brenza
7.18.17
snake oil
snake oil

The New Head of the CDC Once Promoted Anti-Aging Quackery

It's the kind of stuff you typically see former sitcom stars hawking.
Jesse Hicks
7.10.17
You're Smarter Than That
You're Smarter Than That

Wrinkle Creams Don't Prevent Wrinkles

“In 25 years, I’ve never seen a real wrinkle or fold repaired with a cream.”
Kristen Dold
6.30.17