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Menopause: A Gold Mine For Marketers, Fewer Payoffs For Women

Advertising for products to treat symptoms of menopause is becoming much more upfront about issues like painful sex. But more than a few of the remedies are solutions in search of a problem.

Mothers take care of their children while lining up to buy staple goods outside a supermarket in Caracas earlier this month. CarlosS Garcia Rawlins/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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The Nightmare Of Grocery Shopping In Venezuela

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"I've always been an introverted person," Shonda Rhimes says, and she found the fame that came with her television successes to be "daunting." James White/Courtesy of Simon & Schuster hide caption

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For A Year, Shonda Rhimes Said 'Yes' To All The Things That Scared Her

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Jasper Barnett, a junior at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Va., looks up in the school's planetarium. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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A Galaxy Far, Far Away — Right There On The Ceiling

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In San Antonio, a church-based group is helping to raise the minimum wage for city employees. Koocheekoo/Flickr hide caption

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In Conservative Town, Faith-Based Group Tackles Minimum Wage Hike

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