Regular walks can help improve cardiovascular fitness, cognition, memory, sleep and the immune system. To help residents get out on the trails, AARP Mississippi has joined with Walk with a Doc, a nonprofit that brings together doctors and those looking to improve their health.
Nearly 26,000 fraud and other reports were filed by Mississippi consumers in 2022, and $22.9 million was lost to fraud, according to Federal Trade Commission data.
A new program is recruiting volunteers 50 and older to help with community outreach.
People are more likely to save for retirement if they can do so at work, according to AARP research. However, 54 percent of Mississippi’s private-sector employees — about 492,000 — work for employers who don’t offer a traditional pension or retirement savings plan.
Four state organizations received 2022 AARP Community Challenge grants.
November is National Family Caregivers Month, and AARP Mississippi is planning a series of events for residents who fill this key role.
Those who served in the military have access to medical benefits through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, but many eligible veterans either don't know about or bother to use them.
Improving your driving skills can save lives and cash.
Mississippi’s primaries for U.S. House seats are Tuesday, June 7.
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