CR Digital Archive

June 2022 The full issue is available for  

Cover Story

How to Boost Your Brainpower at Any Age
Memory-building games, superfoods, supplements. What really works to preserve—and even enhance—your thinking skills.


How to Find the Best Used Car at the Right Price
We highlight the most reliable brands and top 5-year-old cars and SUVs

Special Report

How to Lower Your Medical Bills
As the cost of care rises, even insured people can be on the hook for huge healthcare expenses. But there are ways to save—before you seek treatment and after.
How to Appeal a Denied Health Insurance Claim
You can often fight back, whether you're on Medicare, you're insured through an employer, or you buy your own health insurance


The Meat Lovers' Guide to Plant-Based Meat
CR analyzed 32 faux burgers, nuggets, fillets, and sausages for taste and nutrition, and talked with experts about whether they’re better for the environment. Here’s what you need to know.
10 Meaty Meatless Meals & Recipes
These hearty dishes are sure to appeal to vegetarians and meat lovers alike

Product Update

Spend Less on Your Next Smartphone
These days, you really can find a model packed with the features you want at a reasonable price


Healthier Smoothies at Jamba, Panera, Smoothie King, and Oth
Follow these guidelines when ordering a smoothie. Plus, better-for-you menu options.

Departments & Columns

Building a Better World, Together | June 2022
Join with us to make a safer, fairer, healthier marketplace
Selling It - June 2022
Goofs, glitches, and gotchas spotted by our readers

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