How do birth control pills affect menopause?
Thursday, June 14, 2018
The use of birth control pills, or hormonal contraceptives, can mask some of the symptoms of menopause. This can make it difficult for a person to know if they are going through menopause. In this article, we answer some common questions about how birth control pills can affect the symptoms of me... .. read more..
What to know about menopause and sore breasts
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Sore breasts are common during menstruation, but breast pain and discomfort can also occur during perimenopause and menopause. In this article, learn why breast pain can happen at this stage of life. We cover the home remedies that people can use to relieve pain, as well as when to see a doctor f... .. read more..
Does CBD oil work for menopause symptoms?
Saturday, June 9, 2018
There are different treatments available for menopause symptoms. Cannabidiol (CBD) is becoming a more popular alternative treatment, however, there is some dispute over how effective it is. Also, its legal status means that it is not available everywhere. Learn more about the potential use of CBD... .. read more..
What are the health benefits of shatavari?
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Shatavari, also called Asparagus racemosus, is a root used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine. It is believed to boost female reproductive health, but what does the research say? Learn more about the uses, benefits, and side effects of shatavari here. .. read more..
Why does perimenopause cause ovary pain?
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Perimenopause is the time when the body is preparing for menopause, and it can last several years. During this time, hormones levels fluctuate. This can cause irregular menstruation that may be more painful than usual. Read on to learn what causes perimenopause ovary pain, in particular, and how ... .. read more..
Can you treat low progesterone levels naturally?
Friday, May 25, 2018
Boosting progesterone levels can help improve fertility or reduce menopause symptoms in some people. Doctors can prescribe products that contain progesterone, but can any natural products raise levels? In this article, we look at how people can raise their progesterone levels, and whether natural... .. read more..
Can estrogen levels affect weight gain?
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Changing estrogen levels may appear to be linked with weight gain, particularly around menopause. In this article, we examine what the relationship between estrogen and body weight is, and how it can affect weight gain. Also learn about the role of estrogen, when levels may decrease, and how to m... .. read more..
What causes bleeding between periods?
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Vaginal bleeding between periods is a common experience with many possible causes. When this occurs, a person may notice light brown spotting in their underwear after their period has ended. Hormonal changes and contraceptives are common causes, though bleeding between periods can also be a sign ... .. read more..
These foods may delay your menopause
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
A new study led by British-based researchers finds a link between certain foods that women eat and the age at which they experience menopause. .. read more..
Diaphoresis: What causes excessive sweating?
Monday, April 30, 2018
Diaphoresis refers to excessive sweating with no clear cause. In this article, we look at the possible reasons for diaphoresis, including hyperthyroidism, diabetes, menopause, allergic reactions, and medication side effects. We also look at treatment options, how to prevent excessive sweating, an... .. read more..