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Midlife Matters
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
When it comes to health, so many of us have good intentions. We know the health rules, but remembering to actually do them or finding the time to fit them in remains a colossal challenge. We're busy. We're tired. We're cranky. Who has the time for one more thing, anyway?
Midlife Matters
Monday, November 2, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
My feet feel so happy in my sneakers. With their cushioning and abundant support, they're right in sync with my love of walking, allowing me to tread comfortably for miles on end. But I must admit, I still love heels. Yet while it's true that I no longer believe in being a slave to fashion at any cost, you have to face the fact that sneakers don't exactly make the best look with skirts, dresses or evening attire.
Notes from the Nursery
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
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authored by: Vera Sizensky
There are many reasons women need cesareans. For me, after 17 hours of labor, my daughter's heartbeat slowed down, which results in my emergency c-section. I remember taking deep breaths as they prepped me for the surgery. My husband had to wait in the hall. All I could tell myself was, "soon you'll meet your daughter. Stay calm."
Midlife Matters
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
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authored by: Sheryl Kraft
No one will ever know you're enjoying a massage—except for you. Wahl has come out with a Pulsing Massage Patch that you can wear on-the-go and under your clothes.
Midlife Matters
Monday, October 19, 2015
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authored by: Judy Freedman
"Will you join me for my flu shot?" I asked my boyfriend L. "We can go together this year to get our shots. You'll hold my hand, since I am really not a fan of the needle." Plus, CVS asked me to participate in its #StayHealthyWithCVS campaign*, so I asked L to help me with photographic duties.

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