Middle Age

Sex, Sciatica And My Don Draper Moment

Grant Feller | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Grant Feller

I often think I could have been (could be?) Don Draper - obviously - and always want to endure the train commute in and out of town dressed in an immaculate Mad Men outfit. And one day, most importantly, I'll add the stiff-brimmed Fedora. That's the important bit.

Obesity In Middle-Age Could Lead To Dementia

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Rising levels of obesity in middle age could cause a major rise in the number of dementia sufferers, researchers have warned. The risk of having de...

Are There Five Words More Daunting to a 45-Year-Old Man Than, 'Eat Less and Exercise More'?

Steve McKevitt | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Steve McKevitt

You see my aim was to stem the glacial process that has seen me move steadily from a 30 to a 36 inch waistline over the past quarter of a century (and thereby, from the top to the bottom of the piles of jeans in House of Fraser).

Fear of being Forty? Welcome to the Bonfire of Your Vanity

Daniel Warner | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK Style
Daniel Warner

It's like I didn't take the phone call from middle age but it's left me a voicemail saying "I've reserved a place for you in your early forties, can you hurry up and confirm your coming only the demand is high and you'll be shoved back in economy if you don't claim your ticket soon".

Why 61 Is The New 41...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

According to a recent poll, blowing out the candles on your 61st birthday doesn't signal the onset of retirement, but rather that you're happily into ...

Me, the Truth and the Checkout Girl

Trevor Neal | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Comedy
Trevor Neal

Anyway you're familiar with the supermarket routine, I'm sure. All fairly normal and not particularly weird. Although, to an alien race that do their shopping by inhaling consumables through their bottom nostrils, that situation would of course be weird. But to me at that moment everything was fairly normal. Until she started to ask questions. "How are you today?" she asked, smiling.

Middle Age Media Interest Hits Portly Zoologist (43)

David Bainbridge | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK Comedy
David Bainbridge

Middle age, eh? All human life is here - well, all the important bits. Fat, wrinkles, older parenthood, body hair, intelligence, time speeding up, happiness, mid-life crisis, menopause and monogamy. Sex, drugs and vinyl-based rock 'n' roll.

Happiness Begins At 45, Says Study

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Dispelling the myth that we get grumpier as we get older, a new study has found the opposite is true and that our happiness levels soar from the age o...

The Greek Tragedy

Laila Escartín-Sorjonen | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK
Laila Escartín-Sorjonen

What's going on in Greece right now brings to my mind the middle age. It's all a terrible mess of financial politics and economics and banks and inte...