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Healthy aging

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.
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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.
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