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Real Women, Real Stories
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
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by AnneMarie Ciccarella A quick Google search for "breast cancer information" yields 220 million hits in two-tenths of a second. That's great stuff—but seriously??? How can anyone be expected to sort through that much online medical information to find what's pertinent? Is it outdated? Is it reliable?
Midlife Matters
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
A friend of mine, who loved to travel but couldn't when her children were younger, once told me she made herself feel better by saying, "It's not my decade." Once her children grew, she went on a tear around the world.
Wellness in Practice
Thursday, February 6, 2014
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authored by: Marcia Mangum Cronin
This week's announcement by CVS Caremark to end sales of tobacco products in all of its CVS/pharmacy stores takes me back many, many years to my dad's decision to stop smoking. I barely remember him smoking cigarettes, but apparently, he, like his dad and brother, was a heavy smoker back in the day.
Wellness in Practice
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
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This is a sponsored post by Merck.Infertility may be a more common medical condition than you think. Tens of thousands of American women experience difficulty conceiving in the U.S. This Valentine's Day, Alice Domar, PhD, renowned fertility expert and executive director of Mind/Body Services at Boston IVF, shares five tips for coping with infertility:
Your World at Home
Monday, February 3, 2014
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authored by: Marcia Mangum Cronin
Not only do we at HealthyWomen believe in the importance of healthy bodies, we also like to promote healthy relationships—healthy relationships with ourselves, our partners, our friends and our families. And we believe it's important to teach our children about healthy relationships, both through what we say and what we do.

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