Our 2nd Act

Coping and Living with Fear, Trauma and Media Coverage: The Las Vegas Shooting

How does the 24/7media coverage really affect the victims, their families, our children, and first responders? We’ve become a nation that lives daily with the backdrop of fear, worry, grief and trauma. As a result, we live in a highly altered state that creates long-term stress and health issues. The general public, as well as […]

Preventing Prostate Cancer: A Medical Opinion On Prostate Massage

On today’s episode of Our 2nd Act, Dr. Laurie Blanscet joins the conversation with a medical explanation and opinion on achieving prostate health and preventing prostate cancer with regular prostate massage. That’s right! Dr. Laurie agrees that regular prostate massage, done correctly, can prevent or reverse prostate enlargement and can help with other male prostate […]

Life after 50: How to Overcome Limiting Beliefs and Discover Your Purpose and Passion after 50

Do you feel like you haven’t accomplished enough in your life? Are you questioning who you are, or where your life is going? Is your head filled with limiting beliefs about being too old to create the life you really want? Reinvention Specialist and Intentional Living Expert Diane Forster is back with helpful tips on […]

Reinventing Life after 50: Are You Feeling Irrelevant and Invisible as You Age?

Feeling irrelevant and becoming invisible as we age is a state of mind that tends to germinate as we enter and progress into our fifties. This is the decade where we shift our focus from “what’s ahead” to “what’s left”. For some, our reliance on external validation is so strong, it’s almost crippling. Our culture […]

New on 2nd Act TV: Our 2nd Act with Paige and Silke

We’re very excited to have Paige Valdiserri join 2nd Act TV for a new video series on living and loving life after 50! An internationally recognized traumatic stress and integrative healing consultant, Paige brings unique perspective, insight and depth to 2nd Act TV. Join us as we tackle the issues, concerns, dreams and hopes relevant […]

Is there Life after Death? The Increasing Signs that Human Consciousness Remains after Death

Is there life after death? A question we all think about, especially as we age and come face to face with our mortality more and more often. The answer may be one comforting step closer, based on a recent study that offers scientific proof that consciousness remains after death. The study points to new evidence […]

Safe Sex after 50: What We Need to Know about Avoiding and Talking About STDs without Shame!

STDs have become a common reality for modern adults after 50. What do we need to know about contracting STDs, and how do we talk to a new partner about STDs and STIs? We live longer and healthier, divorce later in life, date online, and start new relationships after 50. All of this contributes to […]

Life after 50: Is a Midlife Crisis Really a Bad Thing? The Telltale Signs of a Midlife Crisis!

Most of us would agree that the reference to a midlife crisis is generally perceived as a bad thing. But is a midlife crisis really all that bad? A midlife crisis could simply be a time when we start to question our self and what we are doing with our life; more of a wakeup […]

2nd Act TV: The Best is Yet to Come!

During a quick break on our shoot, Paige puts 2nd Act Director Rick Graves on the spot! It’s not so easy on the other side of the camera … but he meets the challenge! 🙂 Instead of thinking about “what you did”, think about “what you can do”. For more information on Rick Graves, click […]

Finding Love after 50: How to Get in the Right Mindset to Start Dating Again after 50

Are you back on the dating scene after 50, feeling insecure, frustrated and discouraged because you just aren’t meeting the right men? You’re not alone! Finding love and dating after 50 requires getting in the right mindset. What you might be surprised to discover is that your dating success – or lack thereof – has […]

Finding Love after 50: Does Sexual History Matter? Putting an End to Sexual Shame

Does your sexual history really matter when finding love again and starting a new relationship after 50? Surprisingly, even at this age, the question of how many sexual partners we’ve had comes up more often than not, stirring up unnecessary feelings of insecurity and sexual shame. According to Sexual Health Advocate Bonnie Gayle, our number […]

Is Menopause Ruining Your Relationship? Dealing with Menopause in Your Marriage

Can your relationship survive menopause? When menopause hits, most couples are blindsided. Both men and women have little understanding of the havoc hormonal imbalance can cause for both parties. All of the sudden there are three in your relationship; you, your significant other, and menopause. But it doesn’t have to be that way! Dealing with […]