For post-menopausal women, vaginal estrogens do not raise risk of cancer, oth...
Friday, August 18, 2017
FindingsWomen who have gone through menopause and who have been using a vaginal form of estrogen therapy do not have a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and cancer than women who have not... .. read more..
Fat rats show why breast cancer may be more aggressive in patients with obesity
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Women with obesity are more likely to get breast cancer, and a number of studies have provided a reasonable explanation why: after menopause, fat tissue manufactures estrogen, and the estrogen then... .. read more..
Enlarged uterus: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
In this article, learn about enlarged uterus, how this condition is caused, the complications and risks associated with it, and the treatment options. .. read more..
Premenopause vs. perimenopause: Symptoms and stages
Sunday, July 30, 2017
What are premenopause and perimenopause? In this article, learn about the symptoms of these different stages of the menopause, and how to manage them. .. read more..
Not just hot flashes: Many women experience substantial premenopausal symptoms
Friday, July 28, 2017
Although considerable attention is paid to the problem of hotflashes, a quarter of premenopausal women in their forties and early fifties experienced a range of moderate to severe physical and... .. read more..
Why some women are more likely to feel depressed
Friday, July 21, 2017
New study links duration of estrogen exposure with increased vulnerability to depression: Longer exposure to estrogen shown to provide protection. .. read more..
Use of cognitive abilities to care for grandkids may have driven evolution of...
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Instead of having more children, a grandmother may pass on her genes more successfully by using her cognitive abilities to directly or indirectly aid her existing children and grandchildren. .. read more..
Genetic factors may link early menopause with diabetes
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Early menopause correlates with a higher risk of type 2 diabetes, but the cause for both might be found in the DNA, a current study suggests. .. read more..
Early menopause: Eating vegetable protein tied to lower risk
Monday, June 26, 2017
New research finds that eating three to four daily servings of foods rich in vegetable proteins is linked to a lower incidence of early menopause in women. .. read more..
Essential oils and menopause: Can they help?
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
What are the common menopause and perimenopause symptoms and can essential oils help? What essential oils may be used and what are the considerations? .. read more..