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Women Less Likely Than Men To Seek Alcohol Treatment

 Although women are more likely than men to seek treatment for most medical or psychiatric disorders, men are more likely to seek alcohol treatment.

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Retired Women: Authors Want To Hear Your Stories

How does it feel to shift from the engagement and routine of the workplace to having an abundance of unstructured time?

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Signs of Heart Disease: How Women Differ From Men

Women have a low prevalence of heart disease until menopause so they are not tested until they are in their 50s or 60s.

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Goodwin narrowly avoided open heart surgery.

Near Death Experience: Her Heart Disease Was Undiagnosed

In true nurse fashion, Goodwin never missed a day of work, but her coworkers watched and worried. Her complexion turned ashen and she needed several rests just walking from her car to her office.

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10 Health Screenings Every Woman Should Have

Health screenings can detect disease when it’s most treatable, and, in many cases, prevent serious health problems that can develop if a medical condition is left unchecked.

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The Terrifying Day My Chocolate Ran Out: 5 Stages To Coping

You think you know how you’ll react in a crisis. You think you’ll be calm and collected. But then it happens and you’re not.

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