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Chef Eric David Corradetti presents dinner to residents at the Bethlehem Woods senior living facility in La Grange Park, Ill. His kitchen emphasizes fresh produce and meats and meals made from scratch. Courtesy of Unidine hide caption

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Mush No More: Retirement Home Food Gets Fresh And Local

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A whole range of foods in common in the Mediterranean diet — from fish to nuts to fruits and vegetables — are rich in antioxidants and may protect against cognitive decline. iStockphoto hide caption

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Brain Boost: Mediterranean Diet May Fend Off Memory Loss

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Drop-In Chefs Help Seniors Stay In Their Own Homes

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Can A Person With Dementia Consent To Sex?

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Jeralean Talley addresses the congregation as her pastor, Reverend Dana Darby, holds the microphone for her during a celebration of her 115th birthday. Rebecca Cook/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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From Pork To Onion Sandwiches: Secrets To Supersurvivors' Long Lives

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Caregivers who are trained in responding to anxiety or aggression in people with dementia can effectively reduce those symptoms, studies find. iStockphoto hide caption

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Behavioral Therapy Helps More Than Drugs For Dementia Patients

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From Naked Mole Rats To Dog Testicles: A Writer Explores The Longevity Quest

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Residents of ShantiNiketan, a retirement community near Orlando, Fla., walk in a Hindu religious procession. Courtesy of ShantiNiketan Inc. hide caption

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Being With People Like You Offers Comfort Against Death's Chill

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As America Grays, A Call For Dignity In Aging And Elder Care

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Rainy Day Women Ages 55 And Up: Bob Dylan Makes Cover Of AARP Magazine

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Barbara Beskind, 90, is a designer at IDEO who works with engineers on products that improve the quality of life for older people. Nicolas Zurcher/Courtesy of IDEO hide caption

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At 90, She's Designing Tech For Aging Boomers

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