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When people talk about the first signs of aging they noticed, they typically say they were shocked to see new wrinkles forming on their face. However, if you spend time scrutinizing your hands, ...

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During the spring and summer when flowers are blooming, who doesn’t notice the buzzing of the busy bee as it flies from one flower to another? While some view bees as a threat to their ...

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There are plenty of reasons for someone to quit smoking (or never start). There's the effects on lungs, the increased risk of cancer, damage to the skin and risks to a developing fetus to give ...

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Do people who look younger live longer? According to a recent study published in the Journals of Gerontology, women who have fewer wrinkles may well live to an older age. The study found ...

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Chances are, you or someone you know, suffers from arthritis. In the United States, 50 million people are affected by arthritis. Two-thirds of those people are under the age of 65. There are ...

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They call it "beauty rest" for a reason. A new study conducted by researchers at University Hospitals Case Medical Center has found a link between lack of sleep and poor skin quality. The ...

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Have you ever been to a palm reader? These clairvoyant individuals claim that the lines on our hands tell a story about our lives. Is it possible that those pesky wrinkles on your face could also ...

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There are many symptoms commonly associated with both perimenopause (the start of the hormonal changes) and actual menopause. These include hot flashes, night sweats, vaginal dryness and weight ...

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Throughout high school, I rarely had a pimple. My skin was spotless and actually caused cosmetics sales ladies at the mall to tell me not to buy their products. Then, when I was eighteen ...

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Menopause and perimenopause can be really irritating times for a lot of women. Their hormones go through complete chaos and everything that was once normal is no more. Formerly nice women find ...

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Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is a joint condition or arthritis that affects people with the skin condition known as psoriasis. PsA occurs when the body’s immune system attacks healthy tissue. ...

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Being short on sleep can make us grumpy, tired and slow. However, a new study commissioned by Estée Lauder also showed that lack of sleep could contribute to increased aging of our skin. ...

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Age spots are reminders of the passage of time. While the presence of age spots does not cause us any danger, many of us would prefer to have them be less noticeable, especially if they are on ...

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Acne is an infection that tends to affect the skin’s oil glands. The oil glands are basically oily substance called sebum that is created in the small skin holes or pores. A canal known as ...

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Hi i was wondering what all the women take or do for menopause weight gain, oh my god i dont like this one bit......

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Part 1 of a 2-part series looking at environmental exposure to everyday chemicals and your health. You may have heard quite a lot about parabens lately. Parabens are chemicals found in ...

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Adult acne is a skin condition older women hope not to have. However, according to a study of 2895 women from Massachusetts General Hospital, “45% of women aged 21–30, 26% aged 31–40, and 12% ...

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Many women experience joint pain whether it’s in their knees, hips, fingers or shoulders. The pain might come and go, be worse in the morning, or feel aching and stiff most of the day. The ...

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I had a fantastic facial yesterday. My skin feels smooth, clean and I had a few zits popped away to infinity. The massage is the best, including décolletage, arms and hands. It took me a solid 10 ...

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Stressful times, career changes, worrying about children, their education, family concerns all take a toll on an adult woman. I am no exception. Adult acne is a common outcome for me. I read an ...

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