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Diet to lose weight 55 year old female

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here. Sticking to a consistent routine can not only help ease stress, it can also help you stay on track with your diet. What’s considered moderate alcohol use? Bone health becomes of heightened concern, so the RDA for calcium increased to 1, milligrams… Read More »

Galentine’s Day celebrates female friendships, the most complex of all

I quite like the idea of Galentine’s Day, the unofficial holiday that celebrates female friendship every February 13. The concept comes, not from a PR company or Hallmark marketing team, but from an episode of Parks & Recreation in which the relentlessly conscientious Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) organises a brunch for a motley crew of… Read More »

Louisa Aldrich-Blake: a trailblazer for female surgeons and a war hero

By Sam Wong Pictorial Press Ltd / Alamy Louisa Aldrich-Blake, the subject of today’s Google Doodle, was the UK’s first female surgeon. She played an important role in setting up hospitals in the first world war and pioneered new procedures for treating cervical and rectal cancers. Aldrich obtained her master of surgery degree from the… Read More »