For women of an assured age, those approaching or over 50, it's critical to understand the numbers that profoundly impact our lives.
Check out this Leaping the Chasm™ (LTC) infographic showing just a few of the statistics from sources like the United States Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the United States Census Bureau, and the Women's Bureau. Three government agencies that know the truth. It's troubling how these midlife transitions seem to hit women all at once or in rolling succession. The data here underlines many of the issues that bring about midlife transitions for women.
Among women approaching or over 50, menopause is an issue that's talked about more and more openly. Navigating its sometimes discouraging affects is easier the more we know. Published by the Anatomical Chart Company, this informative graphic from Wolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is a great reference for anyone who wants to understand the changes that can occur.