Pumping Irony

Craig Cox, an EL deputy editor and resident geezer, explores the joys and challenges of aging well.


How to Live Forever

The key to living a really long time may have less to do with your lifestyle than with your genes.


Running in Place

I’ve known for years that I’ll never run as fast as I did as youth, but now I know why.


The Perils of Pedaling

Bicycling has always been a perilous undertaking, and injuries can take their toll on an aging body. But the real challenge is climbing back in the saddle after you take a tumble.


When I’m 64 . . .

Our children have each moved on toward an independent life, which leaves me wondering where I fit in.


Off My Game, or Not?

A minor injury doesn’t have to derail my exercise regimen. The key to sustaining a healthy lifestyle is taking care of myself.


Let Your Knees Be

Life in Geezerville is often a pain in the knees, but new research argues against surgery.


Brain Drain

A new study suggests that my hearing problems could cause my brain to give up some of its cognitive functions.