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    Health and Beauty
     
    http://health.nih.gov/Women's health issues addressed by The National Institute of Health
    http://www.vitamins-nutrition.orgComplete guide to vitamins and nutrition
    http://www.vitamins.comExcellent resource for buying vitamins online.
    http://www.weightwatchers.comWeight Watchers now has a new plan for those who never like counting points.
    http://atkins.com/Change your life with low-carb living.
    http://www.southbeachdiet.comThe South Beach Diet teaches you to rely on the right amount of carbs and fats in your diet. is not low-fat or low-carb.
    http://www.womentowomen.com/This is an excellent resource for women who are perimenopausal.
    http://www.johnleemd.comVisit Dr. Lee's site to learn more about perimenopause, menopause, and other women's health issues.
    http://www.breastcancer.orgYou must visit this site if you or a loved one has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
    http://www.ovarian.orgNational Ovarian Cancer Resource Center's online home for women with questions concerning ovarian cancer.
    http://www.diabetes.org/Information you can trust from the diabetes experts at The American Diabetes Association
    http://www.americanheart.orgThe American Heart Association educates and offers information for those at risk and living life with heart disease.
    http://www.arthritis.comYou will find this site helpful if you suffering from Fibromyalgia, or Chronic Fatique Syndrome.
    http://www.wrightplacetv.comThe Wright Place TV Show
    The stories you want to hear-
    The success tools you need-
    Watch every week on your computer
    http://www.thebreastcancersite.com/The Breast Cancer site needs people to click on it daily to meet their quota of donating at least one free mammogram a day to underprivileged women. It takes less than a minute to go to their site and click on 'donating a mammogram' for free (pink window in the middle). Their corporate sponsors/advertisers use the number of daily visits to donate mammogram in exchange for advertising.
    http://www.menopause-online.com/
    http://www.menopause.org/The North American Menopause Society
    http://www.starstyleproductions.comDEEPAK CHOPRA says 'Cynthia Brian's advice will make a big difference in your life, so you can have more fulfillment and fun every day!' Find out about show business, get motivated, and buy Cynthia's books-Chicken Soup for the Gardener's Soul, Be the Star You Are! Miracle Moments and The Business of Show Business. Tune into her radio program on World Talk radio and learn how to become a guest. Links to interviews and other star studded stuff. Come visit!
    http://www.marykay.com/cindyhutsonSkin care and color consultations...making women feel good about themselves by taking care of themselves.
    http://www.thefitnessadvocate.comThe site offers great up-to-date weight-loss, diet and fitness news.
    http://www.arthritiscentral.com
    http://www.menopauseatoz.comContains an extensive menopause article archive covering diagnosis, treatments, and alternative remedies. Also features a menopause discussion board.
    http://www.ourgyn.comOurgyn is directed by gynecologists and authors Dr. Andrew Goldstein and Dr. Bruce Bekkar and educational speaker and author Karen Giblin, head of www.redhotmamas.org
    http://www.medseeq.comComplete health solutions, companies, products, what works and what does not!
    http://www.seasilver.comSeasilver is a fast-acting, nutritional supplement that has been around for years. It is used to combat health issues and bring about much needed energy and a sense of well-being.
    http://www.relaxintuit.com'Your Present: A Half-Hour of Peace' (audiobook on CD) by Susie Mantell, Award-Winning Stress-Relief Expert Featured in: NBC, ABC, CBS-TV, Fortune 500, Mayo Clinic, Canyon Ranch, Town & Country, like an easy chair, a voice described as 'liquid gently supports, releasing layer-after-layer of stress, sleeplessness, pain, depression. [Best Audios -Publishers Weekly, As Good As It Gets Issue Town & Country, Superb - American Pain Society.]
    http://www.safeaging.comThis site has an excellent monthly newsletter for boomers and elders about health, safety and injury prevention. Each month has a different theme to promote health and wellness and is written by a doctor of occupational therapy and other authors and experts.
    http://www.rjacksonrn.comBreast Cancer Screening Threatened - How our best defense against breast cancer is being driven to extinction.
    http://www.WomenBeyond50.comWomen Beyond 50 LLC is a catalyst for change. It's time to throw out the hogwash. Learn the unspoken truths about women's sexuality at midlife and beyond.
    http://www.menopauseexpert.comMenopause info by a nurse practioner who specializes in women's health, including menopause and hormone therapy.
    http://www.gotcoaching.comLife Coaching to find fulfillment & peace in our busy lives
    http://www.everythingmenopause.comContains helpful information and links regarding menopause and andropause so that women and men going through midlife don't have to suffer
    http://www.rjacksonrn.comBreast Cancer Screening Threatened - How our best defense against breast cancer is being driven to extinction
    http://www.marykay.com/kathybraddyAn independent Mary Kay skin care consultant, 52 years of age. Remember, 'How Old You Are is Your Business, How Old You Look Is Mine!'
    http://www.weightlossretreat.comHealth and Weight Loss Retreat
    http://www.pb-fitness.comA personal training & pilates studio located in Union County, New Jersey that caters to all ages & abilities to promote physical/mind quality of life.
    http://www.ajpip.com/addictionsTalks about the only self-help program designed specifically for women who are recovering from addictions.
    http://www.caringforcaregivers.com/Resources and support for the spiritual, emotional and practical challenges of caring for aging parents.
    http://www.patientschool.netTeaching people how to partner in their health care while lowering their health care costs. With over 150 links to highly regarded patient information websites from general patient education to sites offering information on end of life issues.
    http://www.back-fibromyalgia-pain.comComprehensive help for symptoms of Fibromyalgia Syndrome, includes Fibromyalgia treatment, support and information
    http://www.pthomecare.com/Licensed Home Care services agency, serving the 5 boros, Long Island and Westchester. Helps the Boomer generation care for their aging parents. Offers FREE consultations with Senior Advisors.
    http://www.talismancollection.comThe online store is a source for people who are care givers for their older family members. Usually women of boomer age! The products are solutions that address low mobility and low vision. What sets them apart from a medical catalog you ask? Their products fit seamlessly into your home. Their products also address arthritis in people of all ages.
    http://www.alz.org/overview.aspAlzheimer's Association discusses dementia care.
    http://www.aarp.org/families/housing_choicesProvides general information on assisted living.
    http://www.ccal.orgThe only nonprofit consumer-based organization nationwide focused on the needs, rights and protection of assisted living consumers, their caregivers & loved ones.
    http://www.caremanager.orgGeriatric care managers work privately with older adults and their families to create a plan of care that meets the needs of the older adult. They will meet with you to help you understand your loved one's needs and to learn what resources and options are available to meet those needs.
    http://www.toolboxesforwomen.comA Self-Help Coaching Workbook (also includes 4 Creative Visualization CDs) with Coaching Techniques by Southern California 'Coaches Alliance' Personal, Business & Life Coaches, which will motivate and inspire you to be achieve your best! The toolbox also includes other self-help products, books, CD's, health & beauty items.
    http://www.wisdomoftheheart.comAddresses the psycho-spiritual aspects of women in midlife transition
    http://www.villagevocalchords.comFeaturing a group of women who through our gift of harmony are part of an entity that is greater than we are individually. As 15 time International Champions of Harmony Incorporated, we realize that something larger than ourselves is looking over us.
    http://www.sittersetc.com/Sitters Etc. is a family-owned, non-medical in home care company. Experienced caregivers provide assistance with daily living activities, errands, transportation, etc. Excellent service levels expected by all staff.
    http://www.sourceonemedical.com/Source One provides only the best Electric Wheelchairs & Scooters, Respiratory equipment & supplies, and accessories for each product. Please visit us today for a friendly and secure online experience! Freedom, You Deserve It!
    http://www.tranquilityisyours.comDesigned to offer ways to escape from the hustle and bustle around us. You'll find suggestions to help you think your way through stressful situations and methods to help you find peace and tranquility.
    Boschel CreativeBoschel Creative
    web sites and development
    Night Sweats no moreNight Sweats no more
    This personal cooling system goes directly to the root of the problem causing night sweats. Once you are able to eliminate the residual heat that contributes to night sweating you will be able to sleep comfortably all night long. See what our clients are saying about our system and let us know if we can help you too.
    Warm Spirit is Empowering WomenWarm Spirit is Empowering Women
    A self-care and wellness company.
    sherriemathieson.comsherriemathieson.com
    My website is a user friendly introduction to my unique 28 year background as a costume designer/fashion stylist, to my present day work (12 years) as a style consultant (both sexes). It also covers my book "Forever Cool (2007 Clarkson-Potter) and my upcoming book due next spring-both dedicated to baby boomers. The site includes my press, blog and lots more!
    NewMexicoSoap.comNewMexicoSoap.com
    Excellent resource for healing Shea Butter. Often called "food for the skin", Shea Butter is a fatty extract from the seed of the Shea, or Karite Tree (Tree of Life). The extract is known to contain a number of ingredients with biological activity. The biological activity includes moisturizing and healing skin ailments. Also have very unique Southwest-style gift items at very reasonable prices.
    Key Largo UnderwearKey Largo Underwear
    The first Underwear Brand designed for Boomer Men and Women. Relax in total comfort and be your confident self.
    Women's Intimate SolutionsWomen's Intimate Solutions
    This site provides organic certified herbal help for vaginal dryness and other boomer issues.
    Healthy Hearts with HeartstrongHealthy Hearts with Heartstrong
    Healhty Hearts with Heartstrong Blog that is moderated by 2 cardiac nurse practitioners who specialize in preventing heart disease. Discuss nutrition, fitness, menopause, heart disease, and other heart healthy topics.
    www.losingourparents.com“Losing Our Parents” is an Internet-based community offering support and education to people coping with the declining health or death of a parent. As a registered charity, it is through the Internet that we reach out to thousands of people by providing information, outreach, and connection to everyone who shares this journey. Visitors share their experiences, support each other and even volunteer online through an environmentally-responsible network that connects them to countless others.

    Gluten Free HelpGluten Free Help
    Improve your health and increase your knowledge simply at this Gluten Free Help site founded by author and researcher Tina Turbin, inspired by her interest in the areas of helping others improve their quality of life and health. Visit this site for many free tips, recipes and incredible resources
    Being At Peace With ChangeBeing At Peace With Change
    "Through the Fire: A Woman's Guide to Transformation" is a must read book. A journey of complete awakening and insight into feminine transformation and a real pleasure to read. It will assist any woman in her spiritual evolution, as well as dealing with life's conflicts at any stage of life. Dr. Light Miller
    www.mastectomydesigns.comMastectomy Problem Solving Clothes, nightwear and gifts custom made and sold online for ladies and loved ones who have battled with breast cancer.
    www.coventry-medicare.coventry healthcare.comInformation on Coventry's Medicare Advantage plans for women who are aging into Medicare and who live in Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota
    Higher GroundHigher Ground
    A resource for finding a positive way forward in life.
    Bedazzled By Donna - Touchstone Crystal DesignsBedazzled By Donna - Touchstone Crystal Designs
    Refresh your style with stunning collections developed closely with Swarovski's fashion experts with designs to give you a glint of glimmer or full out glamor! Wearing Touchstone crystals by Swarovski lifts ones spirits!
    Respiratory Solutions CPAP SuppliesRespiratory Solutions CPAP Supplies
    Respiratory Solutions is a provider of CPAP supplies directly to patients with and without insurance. We carry a full line of all your CPAP needs including masks, humidifiers, filters, cushions, and more from ResMed, Respironics, DeVilbiss, Fisher & Paykel and other top providers. In addition to our 24/7 on-line store, our Respiratory Consultants are here to answer your questions and help you find what you need.
    www.lauracastillo.nerium.comlauracastillo6043@yahoo.com - contact me to learn more about how these great products can work for your skin.
    Answers.com - Breast CancerAnswers.com - Breast Cancer
    This site offers a wide range of information on the topic of breast cancer: everything from diagnosis to treatment.

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