The Menopausal Vagina Monologues

A recent 12-week study in JAMA Internal Medicine of 302 postmenopausal women found that estrogen (in the form of Vagifem, a vaginal tablet) was about as effective as a vaginal moisturizer (Replens) or a placebo tablet or gel in providing relief. “Estrogen is not some sort of miracle for everyone,” though for some, “I think…

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What to Cook: A Labor Day Feast

Good morning. Seventy-seven years ago, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt delivered a Labor Day radio address. “In times of national emergency,” he told the nation, “one fact is brought home to us, clearly and decisively — the fact that all of our rights are interdependent.” It was three months before the United States entered the Second…

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Venice’s Debut ‘Homo Faber’ Exhibition Promises Two Weeks of Multimedia Artisanship

Advertisement Image France’s Bettencourt-Schueller Foundation is featuring dozens of the artisans and designers it supports at Homo Faber. Here, the work of the goldsmith Nicolas Marischael and the designer Felipe Ribon.CreditCreditFelipe Ribon By Tina Isaac-Goizé Sept. 3, 2018 The world may be tilting toward A.I., but the stuff of dreams remains deeply analog. Such is…

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