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Midlife Matters
Friday, July 17, 2015
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authored by: Judy Freedman
I pass the Holocaust exhibit at Katz Jewish Community Center in Cherry Hill, NJ, each day when I go to my yoga class. It's a constant reminder of the atrocities that Jewish people endured during World War II. I shudder every time I look at the pictures on display.
Midlife Matters
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
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authored by: Judy Freedman
"I've never eaten so much at a food show," said my friend J as we exited the Summer Fancy Food Show held at the Javits Center in New York City last week. "Me either," I replied, after five hours of walking through what seemed like hundreds of booths filled with all kinds of foods.
Midlife Matters
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
Have you heard or read about the latest fashion-is-bad-for-your-health fiasco? Apparently, skinny jeans are the new health hazard—especially if you squat in them.
Midlife Matters
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
A national survey conducted by Harris Poll for the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) recently discovered that a lot of us are lying to our dentists. No, it's not about how much sugar-laden candy we're eating or how often we brush (or don't brush) our teeth. It's about something that potentially has more impact on our health than that. Twenty-seven percent of us lie about how often we floss.
Midlife Matters
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
It's funny how there were certain things that, as a young girl, I looked forward to with longing and couldn't wait to happen. Yet, once they happened, the thrill wore off quickly. For instance, I couldn't wait to get my period. I couldn't wait to finally be able to call myself a "teenager." I couldn't wait to earn my own money. (Well, that thrill still lives on). I couldn't wait to shave.

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