Pause for Concern: Margaret Morganroth Gullette, a contributor to the new "Our Bodies, Ourselves: Menopause," writes in The American Prospect Online, "It is hormone treatment, not menopause, that is the public-health issue."

Dove Kicks Off Next Phase of "Campaign for Real Beauty": "Dove Pro-Age puts a more upbeat spin on the traditional ‘anti-‘ used to describe anti-aging products. It will target pre- and post-menopausal Boomer females, or women who might be growing age-conscious," reports MediaPost.

Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Marks 25th Anniversary: For starters, the Dallas-based organization, which will have invested approximately $1 billion in community outreach and research by year’s end, is changing its name to Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

Stop Forwarding Andy Rooney: Steve Penner, former owner of a Boston-based dating service, writes about the nice things Andy Rooney of "60 Minutes" has said about women over 40. Trouble is, Rooney never said those things. Look here. And here. (Yes, we got the e-mail, too.)

Fashion Target: The author of "The Grown-up Girl’s Guide to Style" talks about age-appropriate fashion on "Today." We like this excerpt from her book:

Katherine Hepburn never lost her gender-bender style or her strong-willed outlook. Her classic turtlenecks and trouser pants worked for her well into her nineties. Her progressive thinking changed the way many females felt about themselves as women. Eleanor Roosevelt and Golda Meir used their ambition and intelligence to make a difference in public life. They taught prior generations that our brains were as important as our looks.

We are fortunate to live in an era of limitless options — to look, feel and be fabulous way beyond forty.

"Year of the Silver Foxes": More on the Best Actress nominees, and an interview with another Woman We Love, Diane Keaton.

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