The Merriam-Webster dictionary describes the word disabled as “The condition of being unable to do things in the normal way.” This could be due to an unavoidable accident or other life altering event. But it could also be due to something you have control over. Your weight could affect your mobility as you age and even decrease your lifespan. There are ways however to decrease your weight while increasing your quality of life well into your 80s.
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Earlier this year, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Oxytrol for Women. It is the first over-the-counter treatment for overactive bladder in women ages 18 years and older. Oxytrol for Women is a patch that is applied to the skin every four days and delivers 3.9 milligrams of oxybutynin per day.
Everything from hair loss to hot flashes will become the bane of a woman's existence unless she learns how to reduce the symptoms and enjoy the second half of her life. New treatments are approved constantly to treat these problems that menopause brings about.
Prescription pain reliever deaths among women have increased five-fold in the last decade, jumping from 1,287 deaths in 1999 to a staggering 6,631 in 2010, according to the Centers for Disease Cont