Posts tagged "aging"

4 Ways To Embrace Your Inner Crone This Equinox

Today is the Autumn Equinox, which means that our days and nights are roughly the same length today. In pagan traditions, that makes this a special time of year – one

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 23, 2015 - 5:00 pm

9 Old People Things That I Love

I am not young at heart. I’m pretty sure I’m old at heart. I’m pretty sure that, deep within me, there’s a crotchety but lovable 84-year-old woman trying to nudge

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 1, 2015 - 9:00 am

Tips On Aging From The Oldest People Alive

Do you want to outlive all of your friends? You have to develop some pretty weird habits to do so. Glamour compiled the advice given by each of the people

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 21, 2015 - 3:07 pm

Help! Our Celeb Crushes Are Turning Into Russian Dictators

Something sinister is happening to several of Hollywood’s hot actors and I’m not sure what exactly is going on. Perhaps I am the only one to notice this phenomenon but…

Katrin Higher | August 2, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Study Shows That Older Women Are Still Gettin’ That D

A new study of women’s sexual health published in the Annals of Family Medicine shows that older ladies are still having plenty of sex, thank you very much. About 60…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 23, 2015 - 11:30 am

Perfect Pussy’s Meredith Graves Wants To Take Sexism Out Of Punk

Colombia has a new law to protect women from violence; slave labor is rampant in clothing supply chains; a new drug could eliminate end-of-life diseases; Meredith Graves is reforming the…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 3, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Check Your Vibes: 11 Reasons Aging Just Might Be The Key To Happiness

After assessing the lives and habits of 262,000 people, a recent study conducted by polling company CivicScience found that as far as statistics go, Americans are pretty damn happy. Shocker, right? If anecdotal…

Claire Hannum | May 18, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Make It Stop: “Ugh, Getting Older Is Depressing”

No way, dude, like a fine wine, life gets better with age.

Anna Goldfarb | April 17, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Magic Anti-Aging Chocolate Is Biggest Lady Cliche In Existence

Apparently there are some scientists who have invented “anti-aging” chocolate called “Esthechoc” and now moms in their 40s all across America are squealing with glee! OK, not yet because it…

Katrin Higher | February 22, 2015 - 4:06 pm

This 108-Year-Old Woman Says The Key To Health Is Avoiding Men

Jessie Gallan, the oldest woman in Scotland, celebrated her 108th birthday on January 2. Gallan was born on a farm, in a tiny two-room cottage, and then went on to…

Claire Hannum | January 21, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Two More Women Are Suing Bill Cosby For Defamation

Two women have joined alleged rape victim Tamara Green in her defamation suit against Bill Cosby and his lawyer. [Death and Taxes]
What lies do you believe about…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 6, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Flavanols In Cocoa Can Reverse Age-Related Memory Loss, So Obviously We Should All Binge On Chocolate (JK, That’s A Bad Idea)

A new, convincing (albeit small) study in the journal Nature Neuroscience has shown that a chemical called flavanols extracted from cocoa beans can reverse age-related memory loss. The participants, aged…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 28, 2014 - 10:00 am

Oprah Is Chillaxing Hard Now That She’s 60 (Well, As Much As Oprah Can Chillax)

“What’s great about 60 is you are through with the bullshit — it means you are really and truly through. Now, Camille Cosby had told me at 40 that happens, but…

Claire Hannum | February 9, 2014 - 9:00 am

Julianne Moore Plans To Be A Botox-Free 100-Year-Old

“I’d like to think that I can age as naturally as possible. I don’t want to come out condemning anything anybody does, because I think that all of these things…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 20, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Random Question: What Happened When You Were 28?

It was recently brought to my attention that age 28 is often a big, crazy, life-changing year for people. Reasons range from Saturn return to cell turnover to psychological development…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 24, 2013 - 3:00 pm

45 Things We Thought We’d Accomplish By A Certain Age (And Didn’t)

In the movie “Singles,” -—and this sticks with Ami because she first saw it at the age of 14, so it made a big impression — Janet Livermore (played by…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 21, 2013 - 11:00 am

Connie Britton Doesn’t Want To Talk About Aging

“Just drawing on my own experience, I never — I never — personally reference myself as old. I don’t think of myself as old, but I certainly would not say…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 15, 2013 - 10:20 am

Is Moldy Cheese The Key To The French Health Paradox?

White bread, rich cheeses, and red wine are beloved staples of the Gallic diet. They smoke, they drink, they consume loads of saturated fats… yet they don’t have an obesity…

Rachel Krause | December 13, 2012 - 8:30 am

The 17 Most Annoying Things About Getting Older

I’ve been looking in the mirror for the past several weeks, noticing for the first time, that my forehead has perma-wrinkles. I keep slathering on moisturizer, as if dousing my…

Julie Gerstein | December 12, 2012 - 11:00 am

Mirror, Mirror: How I Want To Be At 65

Fairest shmairest! Let’s get real about beauty and body image. Mirror, Mirror is a column running every other Thursday on The Frisky. It is written by Brooklyn-based columnist, freelance writer,

Kate Fridkis | October 4, 2012 - 12:00 pm
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