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Real Women, Real Stories
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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by Rachelle Crow I'm living proof that autoimmune and rheumatic diseases can affect people of any age. I was only 19 years old and in college when I asked my doctor about my painful joints. During those early visits, I received a confusing diagnosis of osteoarthritis, something typically associated with older adults. Wasn't I too young for osteoarthritis?
Wellness in Practice
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
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Nationally, there is an important dialogue taking place regarding female sexual dysfunction (FSD) and whether it is a legitimate medical condition that requires treatment. HealthyWomen, based on the data that is currently available, believes that FSDs are real disorders that affect millions of women in the United States. 
Midlife Matters
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
Each year, about 300,000 people in the United States will catch Lyme disease. Here's how to not be one of them. Ticks may be tiny, but don't let their diminutive stature fool you: they can prove to be powerful foes. Although most tick bites aren't harmful, disease does lurk within these insects, scientifically classified as Arachnida, a group that also includes spiders.
Wellness in Practice
Friday, May 22, 2015
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authored by: Vera Sizensky
Midlife Matters
Friday, May 22, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
You've looked forward to it all year … researched, planned and anticipated. It's finally here—vacation time!And you're determined not to let anything ruin it.Unfortunately, no matter how meticulously you plan, there are a lot of things that can derail a vacation. Some are simply out of your control—like delayed flights, lost luggage and perhaps the most infamous of all—the weather.

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