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Aging

Tips To Boost Your Health as You Age

Learn about lifestyle changes that can help you live longer and better in this NIA infographic. Download, print, and share with your friends and family.
Tips To Boost Health As You Age Infographic. Click to open infographic page and read transcript.

10 Myths About Aging

There are many misconceptions related to aging and older adults, but research has shown that you can help preserve your health and mobility as you age by adopting or continuing healthy habits and lifestyle choices.
The word "Myths" written out in red on wooden blocks

Depression and Older Adults

Depression, a common mood disorder, is not a normal part of aging. Learn more about symptoms, causes, and treatment of major depression and other types.
Older woman with depression looking out a window

Older Drivers

Use these driving tips to stay safe as an older driver. Learn how aging affects driving and know when it's time to stop.
Older man driving a car

High Blood Pressure and Older Adults

Read about high blood pressure or hypertension. Learn how changes in lifestyle—like getting more exercise and having less salt—may help control it.
Older man getting blood pressure checked by a nurse

Sexuality and Intimacy in Older Adults

Physical problems, such as erectile dysfunction, pain, or illness, can change your sex life as you get older. Read how to have a healthy and safe sex life as you age.
Older couple hugging on a bench

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