A week before the big day, in the middle of the night, Eliud Kipchoge was fast asleep at his training base in the hills of Kenya. The greatest male distance runner of all time would soon be launching second
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(CNN) — Hari Budha Magar is laughing. He does that a lot. The ex-soldier turned mountaineer was being reminded that even at the top of the world in the freezing cold, there's no danger of him getting toes.
Amid the sound and fury of the UK’s general election campaign, there is one issue on which the Conservatives have so far been remarkably quiet. They have not attacked Labour’s pledge to provide free personal
Virtual reality is emerging as a useful tool to bring about positive change for many, including the elderly. From reducing loneliness to transporting the infirm to far-flung places, without the need to
(CNN) — What will you be doing when you're 70? For most people, the answer probably isn't fighting fires. But for 71-year-old John Foster, retirement was just the start of a brave new venture. Foster the
Writer and activist whose new novel, The Cosmopolitans, tackles race and ageing explains focus on LGBT lives and how gentrification isn’t as simple as it seems Just as the writer Sarah Schulman and I finishing