Archive for March, 2013

“Hormone Help for Joint Pain?”
Fit 50 Health

“Hormone Help for Joint Pain?”

 “Another Reason to Re-Consider Hormone Treatment?” Have you gone through Menopause?  Have you had a hysterectomy?  Do you have joint pain?  If you have answered “yes” to those questions, a new study may benefit you. The findings of the Women’s Health Initiative Trial have been published in Menopause, the journal [...]

“Thirty Seconds of Pain and Suffering”
Find your 50 / Midlife Marsha

“Thirty Seconds of Pain and Suffering”

I hate to admit this but I’m suffering from an identity crisis. I wouldn’t call it  a mid-life crisis because frankly it didn’t dawn on me until recently that I’m – uh – how do you put it gently? I’m old. When my glasses are off, the person I see [...]

“Butt I don’t want a bigger butt”
JAMA News

“Butt I don’t want a bigger butt”

“Stub that butt” It is a sad fact that if you are a smoker and quit you will likely gain on average about ten pounds.  I mean, you have to do something with your hands, so why not grab another cupcake?  That extra ten pounds are also especially troubling as [...]