If Your Bra Doesn’t Fit, Go Shopping
If you are a woman, and you are wearing a bra, you are probably wearing the wrong size one.
That’s what they say. According to “experts,” “industry studies” and “surveys,” anywhere between 70% 85% of women are treating their breasts badly, either shoving them into too-small cups or allowing them to float freely in a draping sling.
The statistic’s origins are murky — some cite a Victoria’s Secret poll, others something from the Wacoal brand. But it has been quoted back to me by friends, colleagues, interns. It sounds true. “Eighty percent of American woman are wearing the wrong bra” is the “more likely to be killed by a terrorist than get married” statistic of the new millennium.
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>The Miracle Diet
You’ve probably read about all kinds of diets. Well, here’s one that could save your life. Learn more about this heart-healthy, disease-fighting, delicious way of eating.
What I Really Know About Bathing Suit Season
“Zelda, what did I tell you about staying out of the sun?” He spoiled my sun worship for that day, but come the next, I was back at the beach. It’s difficult to imagine how I could have been so vain or foolish.”
Read Barbara Costa’s funny take on buying a swim suit at age 70 and above.
We’re seeking the Faces of 50+. We mean real men and women who look and feel great at 50 and beyond. You could appear in AARP The Magazine! Get more details now.
Health Encyclopedia—FREE on AARP.org!
Searching for health information? AARP’s “Health Illustrated Encyclopedia” is a continuously updated knowledge base that includes 3,600 articles on a variety of subjects. Find the answers in this amazing resource.
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Reenter The Work Force?
If you’re looking to reenter the workforce and are worried about finding companies that hire older workers, look no more. AARP’s National Employer Team has many opportunities. Find out more today!
Is a Robot in Your Future?
No, it’s not a science-fiction movie. Robots are becoming helpful alternatives for people who need a hand at home with daily activities. Read more about these space-age assistants.
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Join this fast-growing group of lovely ladies who like to share stories, discussions, and more. Visit today and see who’s talking!
Game of the Week: Jigsaw—Hard!
Looking for a challenge? Try putting together the pieces of this difficult jigsaw puzzle. It’ll tease your brain, and best of all, you have no pieces to lose! Start playing now!
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