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Jun 30 2015
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Jun 26 2015
Written by Dr. Nalini Chilkov   I have been pondering some big words, like vulnerability and helplessness lately.  For me, being a very independent person and mostly a loner, asking for help and vulnerability are all uncomfortably woven together. I have spent a lot of time in Senegal, West Africa where people live naturally in community and extended families.  I learned that the...
Jun 26 2015
Buyer beware. Be sure to read labels. A new toxic preservative is found commonly in your soaps, lotions, sunscreen and more! Methylisothiazolinone (MI) is a chemical added to toothpaste, mouthwash, lotions, shampoos, dish soaps and laundry detergents that increases product shelf life, but also acts as a potent trigger for angry inflammation, allergic reactions, mouth sores and skin rashes. ...
Jun 2 2015
Written by guest blogger Ronna Benjamin, BetterAfter50.com “Are you playing the ‘C Card’?” A friend asked me the other day. I knew exactly what she meant, of course- asking for favors or sympathy based on a cancer diagnosis.  As in, “I’m so sorry officer, I didn’t realize I was going so fast. I must have been distracted by my recent breast cancer diagnosis.” Playing the ‘C Card’ is...
Jun 2 2015
Written by guest blogger Ronna Benjamin, BetterAfter50.com It is early, very early, Saturday morning as I write this. I am a little out of sorts, and didn’t notice until rereading this over for the 3rd time that I initially wrote, “it is early Saturday morning as I right this….” Yikes. That kind of thing has been happening to me a lot lately. Auto correct has definitely become my friend. This is...

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