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Editor in Chief Claire McIntosh

Claire R. McIntosh is editor in chief of Sisters From AARP, and a senior editor at AARP The Magazine and AARP Bulletin. She has also contributed award-winning content to platforms such as Essence, Ebony, Working Mother, Heart & Soul, Black Enterprise, Crain's New York Business,, Food Network, MSNBC, NBC, and She is a coauthor of Health And Healing for African Americans.
Editor in Chief Claire McIntosh's Articles
Two days before the release of a documentary detailing her health struggles, representatives also disclose that she's been diagnosed with aphasia.
, February 22, 2024
Announcing the 2024 winners of our Sisters Aging Beautifully contest!
, January 25, 2024
Like most of us, she’s been through thick and thin for decades. What she’s doing lately can tip the scales in our favor too.
, January 4, 2024
Past trauma may be at play. A psychologist and holistic healer shows the way from hurt to wholeness. Enter for a chance to win Dr. Mariel Buqué’s book, Break the Cycle.
, December 20, 2023
Enter for a chance to win a copy of The Unsettled by Ayana Mathis, the bestselling author acclaimed as ‘the next Toni Morrison.’
, November 10, 2023
Hilarious author, comedian and social media sensation Sarah Cooper pens her debut memoir, ‘Foolish: Tales of Assimilation, Determination and Humiliation.'
, September 29, 2023
We’re giving away copies of ‘Coleman Hill,’ a spellbinding family saga from debut novelist Kim Coleman Foote.
, September 22, 2023
Sisters are out here aging beautifully! To enter for a chance to win $500, tell us why you look and feel great at the age you are now.
, August 4, 2023
‘The Nigerwife,’ by Vanessa Walters, is a Good Morning America Book Club pick and will air as an HBO miniseries. Enter for a chance to win a free copy.
Talk isn’t cheap. Our families and friends are losing money to scams at the rate of $9 billion a year. A language and culture of victim shaming is helping thugs get away with it.