Experts Circle

Why Women Need Testosterone!

Think only men need Testosterone? Think again. Dr. Laurie explains why Testosterone is so important, especially for menopausal women. Testosterone has significant anti-ageing effects. It helps turn fat into muscle, keeps skin supple, increases bone density, helps improve mood and boosts the ability to handle stress. In addition, Testosterone supports cognitive functioning and helps eliminate […]

Why Sex after 50 is Good for You! The Important Health and Wellness Benefits That May Surprise You!

Did you know that sex after fifty is good for you? Today, Tiffany Yelverton, founder of Entice Me, joins us to discuss changing the way we view and talk about sex as we age, and how sex after 50 offers important health and wellness benefits that might surprise you! Orgasms reduce stress, improve cardiovascular strength, […]

Why is he ignoring me? Ghosting explained! Baby Boomer Dating Tips!

Have you been talking to someone online and all seems to be going well? Then suddenly, the person simply vanishes out of nowhere? It’s called “ghosting” and it happens to everyone. Even to the experts! Why do people ghost? Sandy Weiner, one of our 2nd Act online dating experts, explains “ghosting”, how it’s happened to […]

Why Do Good Relationships Turn Bad? How Childhood Trauma Manifests in Adult Relationships

How does childhood trauma manifest in our adult relationships? What happens when a new, happy relationship all of the sudden turns bad? How do you rid yourself of toxic relationships? According to #1 Best Selling Author Riana Milne, a certified Love, Life and Relationship Coach, nine out of ten people struggle in life and love […]

When Love Hurts: Understanding and Coping with Vaginal Atrophy during Menopause

We hear a lot about hot flashes, mood swings, and sleeplessness during menopause. However, vaginal atrophy, one of the most discomforting symptoms of menopause, remains a taboo and embarrassing topic for most women to discuss, even with their physician. Vaginal discomfort and physical pain during intercourse is a difficult topic to talk about, and negatively […]

What Women Wish Men Understood About Their Emotional Needs: Men Are From Mars Women Are From Venus

What do women wish men knew about them? Men and women are very different and it can be very difficult to understand and accept our partner’s different set of emotional needs. When men and women try to satisfy their partner, but miss the mark because of these differences, they often find themselves in a growing […]

What Men Wish Women Understood About Their Emotional Needs: Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus

How are men and women’s emotional needs inherently different? Stating it plain and simple, men deal with emotions differently than women. “Like, REALLY differently”, emphasizes Richard Drobnick, Director of the Mars and Venus Counseling Center in Northern New Jersey. Men and women’s brains are wired differently, our hormones are different, and our emotional needs are […]

What is the Most Attractive Quality in a Woman?

On our most recent “Man Talk” shoot, we asked: “What is the most attractive quality in a woman?” While “being in good shape” and “looking good naked” were predictable responses, “confidence” was a welcomed, if somewhat unexpected, response. Are we not giving men enough credit for wanting something deeper at this stage? Interested to hear […]

What do Men Really Think? Love and Sex after 50

Highlights from Man Talk: How have male/female relationships changed after fifty? What do women need to know about what men really think? Our 2nd Act provides a forum for men to provide open and honest input for Baby Boomer women in the midst of staging their 2nd act! We cover more Menopause Madness topics like […]

What All Women (and Men) Must Know about Mood, Menopause and Hormones! Emotional Health after 50

What all women (and men) must know about menopause is that some of the most mistreated symptoms of menopause are hormone related mood swings, depression and anxiety. Dr. Laurie Blanscet, a hormone and anti-aging specialist, explains that most traditional practitioners don’t understand the role that hormones play in our moods. Instead of determining if hormones […]

Vaginal Atrophy: The Silent Symptom of Menopause? What Women (and Men) Need to Know About VA!

Do you know about Vaginal Atrophy? Surprisingly, not many of us do. In fact, vaginal atrophy is referred to as the silent symptom of menopause, because we don’t want to talk about it! What do women (and men) need to know about vaginal atrophy? As we age, our vagina changes – mostly due to decreased […]

Using Color in My Wardrobe! How to Wear Color for Fashion After 50!

Do you ever struggle with how to wear color or use color in your wardrobe? Color is the spice rack of your closet. A dash of this, a pinch of that can change bland to beautiful or can make your outfit completely unpalatable. The trick is knowing what to add and what to keep on […]