Diane Archer

What’s the secret to a very long life?

Today 110 million Americans are over 50 years old. And, half of people born today are expected to live past 100. What’s the secret to a very long life? Here are a few. Harvard Health offers the...

Live longer, avoid sugary and diet sodas

Live longer, avoid sugary and diet sodas! CNN reports that a 19-year study published in JAMA Internal MedicineĀ found that people who drank as few as two glasses (16 ounces) of soda a day, including...

Fall is in the air: Get your flu shot early!

It’s important to get the flu shot every year, no matter how old you are. It’s particularly important, and should be a priority for older adults. With summer coming to a close, it’s...

Five arguments for Medicare for All

As we continue to debate how to move forward on health reform, it’s helpful to understand the key arguments for Medicare for All, a single-payer public health insurance system that would...