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Ending silence on menopause
Catherine Parsons was in her mid-50s when she began to experience symptoms of menopause, and it was not a pleasant experience.
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Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Help! I'm Going Through Menopause
My mother delivered me when she was 40 years of age. Back in the day, conceiving a baby at that age was branded a "change of life" baby.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
What is Estrogen?
Estrogens are hormones that are important for sexual and reproductive development, mainly in women.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
'Natural' Hormone Therapy No Panacea for Menopause Symptoms
This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Woman's 20-year dream realised after she was left infertile by menopause in her teens
'It cost me 30,000, a divorce and three miscarriages to become a mother': Woman's 20-year dream comes true after she was left infertile by the menopause in her teens She faced 20 years of heart-ache, spent 30,000 and even remortgaged her house refusing to give up hope of becoming a mother.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Did you have any of the risk factors for cervical cancer at the time of your diagnosis? If so, what were they? Lymph nodes help the body's immune system fight infections.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
News9 Oklahoma City
New Study Links Environmental Chemicals To Early Menopause
Jeanetta Servos knew it was coming, but she wasn't prepared for the side effects of menopause: the mood changes, hot flashes and night sweats.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
International Business Times
Birth Control Pills Makes Eggs Old Looking, But They Don't Affect a Woman's Fertility
According to a new study taking birth control pills may make an egg look old at least when assessed by two specific tests of fertility.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Slim down for the health of it and possibly reduce your hot flashes in the process
Now women have yet one more incentive to lose weight as a new study has shown evidence that behavioral weight loss can help manage menopausal hot flashes.
Women Who Have Babies Later Live Longer, Study Says
Did you, or will you, have a baby after the age of 33? Then you might live much longer than the average woman, or so say researchers.
Hot flashes? Try exercise, eating less for relief
Women going through menopause who want to control hot flashes might try some exercise while reducing the amount of food they eat, a new University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine study found.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
First global tool developed to predict and treat menopause
Menopause is not the same for every woman although more than half of the Earth's population will experience menopause if they live long enough.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Natural Remedies For Menstrual Disorders, Gynex Capsules
Rajasthan July 1, 2014 - Menstrual disorders are considered as most common and at some point of time every woman suffers with these in her life.
Good News for 'Older' Mothers: You May Live Longer
A new study finds "older" mothers live longer-to 95+. But, what exactly is "older?" In terms of maternal longevity, the definition of "older" just got younger.
YouDocs: Weight gain often dide effect of chemotherapy
Q: My sister had breast cancer and pulled through beautifully, but now she's gaining a lot of weight.
Birth Control Pills May Make Women's Eggs 'Look Old'
Taking birth control pills may make women's eggs "look old" in a sense, at least based on two tests of fertility, a new study has found.
Preconceptional factors in the prediction of fertility and the reproductive lifespan
Munich, 1 July 2014: A project in Denmark whose aim is to assess the reliability of preconceptional lifestyle and biological factors as predictors of fertility has found a pronounced effect of the contraceptive pill on markers used to assess "ovarian reserve", a predictor of future reproductive lifespan.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
10 Things Every Woman Needs To Know About Her Hormones
It seems like whenever anything emotional happens for a woman, we say, "it's the hormones!" Whether she's pregnant, PMSing, having her period, in menopause, pre-menopausal whatever it seems like there's always a reason to blame hormones for a woman feeling a little out of whack or acting that way.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Women living longer when having kids later in life - the full picture
Women who can have children naturally after the age of 33 are more likely to live longer than those who had their last child before the age of 30, according to a report from the Boston University School of Medicine.
Sex hormone levels at midlife linked to heart disease risk in women
As hormone levels change during the transition to menopause, the quality of a woman's cholesterol carriers degrades, leaving her at greater risk for heart disease, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health discovered.