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Entries by Dr. Caroline Cicero from 10/2011

Pursuing Your Olympic Dream

| Posted 10.01.2011 | Fifty

These competitive senior athletes really like to win. In their 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and even at 100, they find competition invigorating. They are fighters, with women accepting black eyes and separated shoulders typically found in basketball games.

Forget Cancer: I Am a Chemotherapy Survivor

| Posted 10.14.2011 | Healthy Living

Lots of well-meaning friends suggested that instead of chemotherapy, I try alternative remedies and cures. As a 35-year-old mother of two small children, choosing a less effective and unproven method of fighting cancer was not an option for me.

Exposing the Sex Trade: The Cause of Choice for a New Generation

| Posted 10.18.2011 | Impact

"I was walking in Amsterdam three years ago. I saw a woman in the window that I could buy if I wanted. She didn't look like she wanted to be there. That image really stuck with me."

The Legacy of Martina Navratilova: Encouraging Post-50 Adults to "Kick Some More Butt"

| Posted 10.18.2011 | Fifty

On embracing older age, she emphasized, "You are 50. There is nothing you can do about it. You might as well embrace it and use of all the resources and help that you can get. Find other people who are in the same frame of mind."