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“The Last Word”
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“The Last Word”

When February comes around, a lot of us start digging in the closet for everything we own that’s the color red.  Come March, all that red ends up buried in the back of the closet and perhaps the whole reason we trotted out that red dress in the first place. [...]

Men and Multivitamins
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Men and Multivitamins

You may want to let the man in your life know about the latest on the potential health benefits of a daily multivitamin.  A new study finds men over 50 who took a multivitamin had a modest reduction in developing cancer.   But can the same be true for his ticker? [...]

“What’s Your Number?”
"Me, Menopause?" / Fit 50 Health

“What’s Your Number?”

The age you went through Menopause matters when it comes to your heart health. A new study finds women who experience early Menopause both naturally and surgically are more likely to have a heart attack and stroke compared with women whose Menopause happened later in life.   Quick Fact:  ‘Early [...]