Second Acts

“There are no second acts in American lives,” wrote F. Scott Fizgerald. Could he have been more wrong?

Unconventional Advice from An Advicemeister

I had dinner last night with a psychological-minded writer who regularly uses her own experience to write utterly delightful books full of good advice-yet was stumbling over a complex relationship problem of her own. Oh, how I related to that!!!

Bold and Beautiful Best Friends

Believe it or not, there are likely scores of people beyond the Hollywood Hills who are deeply distressed by the screenwriters’ strike, which today enters its fourth calendar month.

Take the Ten Dollars, Please

Full insurance coverage equals higher mammogram rates.


If you don't drink, should you start for health reasons? And if you drink only occasionally, will you be healthier if you start drinking every day?