Proper nutrition is vital for maintaining your health and well-being in retirement. Explore this section to find valuable information, tips and recipes that cater to the nutritional needs of older adults. Learn how to make balanced dietary choices to support a healthy and active lifestyle in retirement.

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Important health check-ups to get if you are 65+

Health problems can crop up in your later years and you may find you have a lot of appointments you need to...

Adding teeth to your overall health check

Older people need to add teeth and oral health to their overall health check. [Source: iStock]

Health concerns for men over 60

When it comes to health, men can sometimes have a “she’ll be right” attitude. However, men will generally live their last 11...

Health concerns for women over 60 years old

Australian women have a reasonably high life expectancy of 85, however, to enjoy the older years of that life as much as...

Understanding diabetes and its symptoms

Diabetes is a chronic condition affecting an estimated 1.3 million Australians, with the risk for developing diabetes increasing considerably as you age.

The power of daily rituals and routines

As we age our lifestyle naturally changes – we go from working to retirement, and most older adults then either receive care...

How can you make Christmas accessible for older guests?

This festive season many people will be gathering together with family and friends for celebrations, laughter and sharing in wonderful memories. But...

Hydration as we age

Hydration is very important for the human body to function, 60 percent of our body is made of water! It is vital....

Holiday success: the importance of food sensitivities for retirees

There is nothing better than digging in to a roast turkey on Christmas day with your family and friends. It can be...

The retiree’s guide to vitamins

A balanced diet meant more than simply three meals a day to facilitate a long and healthy lifestyle.

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