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The Truth about Life after Fifty: How 2nd Act TV was Conceived!

In an interview with creator Silke Schwarzkopf, Debbie and Silke – best friends since 7th grade – discuss how 2nd Act TV was conceived. The digital channel for Baby Boomers debunks taboo topics associated with aging, and — with an eye towards humor — provides a platform for living with purpose and taking charge of […]

Life, Love and Sex after Fifty: 2nd Act Sizzle Reel!

Fast-paced, edgy, comical and brutally honest, Our 2nd Act provides frank discussion for “coming of age” in the menopausal era. Life after 50 has never been hotter! Subscribe now to get more 2ndAct.tv: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwPd0szj4y97ZDIrwdywpkQ?view_as=public New episodes every week! 2nd Act TV — Digital TV for Baby Boomers — debunks taboo topics associated with aging, and […]

Husband’s Guide to Sex & Menopause

Menopause is a time when women experience considerable hormonal changes which result in symptoms such as hot flushes, mood swings and sexual problems. While these symptoms are natural, they can cause significant distress for menopausal women and their partners, and can disrupt the couple’s sex life. Having a supportive, understanding partner and being in a […]

Childfree Conversations with Silke Schwarzkopf

A few months back, we did several videos on the topic of being childless or childfree after 50. Was it by choice or circumstance? Regrets, no regrets?? While the intended audience was women (and men) of our age, the videos exploded with thousands of views and comments from younger women struggling with this decision. Author […]

Could Prostate Massage Save Your Life?

If you, or your partner, are prone to prostate issues, it very well might! At a minimum, it can certainly help you improve your prostate health naturally, while also making you feel great in the process – or so we’ve heard! Doing research on this very important topic, I came across the site Prostate Massage […]

8 Reasons Sex Is Better After 50

Sex after menopause? Some experts will tell you it’s a downhill ride of waning sex drive and dried up hormones. Sorry, we’re not buying it. We happen to think there are plenty of 50-plus babes who are rocking it just as much as in their younger days. (See Madonna.) And there’s no reason the rest […]

Q & A with Dr. Laurie: Menopause Symptoms

Perimenopause: The Symptoms you may not know!  Q:  How do we know when we are officially in menopause? Dr. Laurie:  Menopause is the time in a woman’s life when her periods have stopped. You are officially in menopause when you have not had a period for one year. Typically menopause sets in between 45 to 55 years […]