Breast Cancer Foods

Eating cruciferous vegetables, cabbage, broccoli, and cauliflower can help protect women against breast cancer. UCSB professors, Wilson, Jordan and Azarenko have shown “how the healing powers of these vegetables work at the cellular level”. http://www.ucsb.edu/. Their paper was published in the December Journal of Carcinogenesis. http://www.carcinogenesis.com/. So much has already been written about the virtues…

Menopausal Musings

It is that time of year for ‘The Party’. That means gifts, party clothes and socializing. Not to sound like a big old Scrooge, but spare me the forced party this year. Whether that is the official work party or the fund raising party sponsored by a business colleague, let’s not kid ourselves, they are…

Seeing Red

Red is a powerful color. It is a color that gets your attention. It is associated with seduction, romance, and now a study from the University of Rochester shows men find women wearing red more attractive. The study on men measured the affects of color in assessing a woman’s attractiveness, and red won. An interesting…