• alcoholism
    Alcoholism and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

    Substance use disorders can be very destructive not just for the person using drugs, but also for the people around them. Learning about a loved one’s addiction can be overwhelming and put a strain on the relationship....

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  • cataract surgeon
    5 Ways To Find the Best Cataract Surgeon For You

    The eyes are the windows to the soul. As age progresses, those windows can become a little cloudy, much like those in homes everywhere. This doesn’t mean you have to deal with a foggy view. Just as...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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  • drinking tea
    5 Mind-Body Benefits of Drinking Tea for Women Over 50

    We all love sipping on a good cup of tea! Earl gray. Peppermint. Green tea. Black tea. Chamomile or what about Rooibos tea? Whatever your favorite may be, the combinations and possibilities of drinking tea are endless!...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • walking outside
    Planning on Walking Outside This Spring?

    Walking outside is an amazing form of exercise. Completely different from walking on a treadmill inside, walking outside provides both physical and mental health benefits. Not only does it raise our heart rate, but it also gets...

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  • rotator cuff repair
    Longer-Lasting Rotator Cuff Repair May be Possible for Women Over 50

     For sports fans, nothing beats seeing their favorite athletes compete at the top of their game. But a shoulder injury such as a badly torn rotator cuff threatens to pause or end the career of any athlete in...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • better health
    7 Fitness Training Tips that Women Over 50 Should Follow for Better Health

    Congratulations on your first step towards achieving better health and better shape. Life for women over 50 is not an easy period for achieving health goals. It is understandable that we are extremely anxious about all that...

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  • Top 10 Herbal Teas That People Love Amidst COVID-19

    In the United States, we tend to call everything we steep in hot water “tea.” Many of these best-selling steeped beverages – including peppermint, chamomile, hibiscus, and sleepy teas – are not technically tea. These are herbal...

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  • stress
    Stress and Your Mouth: What Women Over 50 Should Know

    For some reason, when we talk about the health impacts of stress, we tend to forget about our mouths. Our mouths are just as vulnerable to stress as the rest of our bodies. The past year has been...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Depression
    Depression After Retiring: It Could Happen to You

    Are you closing in on retirement age? Are you looking forward to the day when you no longer have to worry about going to work? Do you also have concerns about what your life will entail post-retirement? With...

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    Cool Down and Recovery After Exercising

    When we were younger, we could get away bursts of running and exercise. There was no stiffness or aches the day after exercising like there is as we get older and over 50. Our young bodies were...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • working from home
    Are Women Over 50 Active Enough Working From Home?

    Americans have been living through the pandemic for nearly a year now, and its effects are still manifesting in various physical ways. Whether it is the aches from slumping over a computer or contracting the virus itself,...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Hormone Replacement
    Here’s What You Should Know About Bioidentical Hormone Replacement

    There comes a time in life when your hormones wreak havoc and become ungovernable – an inevitable reality for many people. What hope do you have? Like some people, you might want to consider hormone replacement therapies...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • glasses
    Do I Need Bifocals or Progressive Lenses?

    Getting new glasses is an opportunity to enter a world of clearer vision and easier reading and driving. But to get the most of your new pair of lenses, you have to make sure you don’t wind...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • sunshine
    What Are the Health Benefits of Sunshine?

    Being outside under the sun can dramatically improve health. Inactive addiction, we rarely think about our health and often cut ourselves off from the world. We tend to stay inside and isolated. In sobriety, however, we can...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • preventative screenings
    New Year, Time for Preventative Screenings

    Prevention is always easier and cheaper than trying to cure the issue already created. By doing ongoing preventative screenings, women over 50 can more quickly catch bigger health concerns. Preventive health screenings have long been advocated as...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • health problems
    How to Treat 7 Typical Health Problems in Your 50’s

    It’s been said that once you hit your 50s, it’s time to “check the engine light” on your body. Individuals’ bodies change over time and it’s imperative that you adapt appropriately to avoid major health risks during...

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