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Notes from the Nursery
Monday, June 15, 2009
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authored by: Gwynn Cassidy
I'm a generally fit and healthy person but I'm never as conscious about my health as I am when I'm pregnant or planning a future pregnancy. For example, I was on prenatal vitamins 6 months before I even went off my birth control pills. Every time I went to my pharmacy to get both prescriptions filled my pharmacist felt the need to explain that the prenatal vitamin was for a healthy pregnancy and the birth control pill was to avoid pregnancy. He would then ask if I was certain I wanted both. He...
Real Women, Real Stories
Monday, June 15, 2009
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Erel Pilo I survived bedbugs and you can too. Here's what you need:A lot of patience.A disposable bed - I'll explain further.A sense of humor.
Midlife Matters
Monday, June 15, 2009
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
Well, I'm sorry to say that one of my readers wrote to me, saying she is freaking out because she just discovered those dreaded bedbugs where else, but in her bed. Since I've written on this topic, she asked for some advice. (I hope no one else will need it, but keep it handy, just in case.)
Midlife Matters
Friday, June 12, 2009
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
I got a kick out of this: Former President Bush (senior) celebrated his 85th birthday by jumping out of a plane, parachuting down from over 10,000 feet up. For me, someone who is afraid of even being IN a plane, I ask: this is supposed to be fun??
Midlife Matters
Friday, June 12, 2009
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
Yesterday, the news that many of us expected to hear came out: the swine flu is now a pandemic, according to the World Health Organization. Sounds scary, doesn't it?

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