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What Every Woman Should Know About the Menopause

24Jan

Menopause is still a taboo subject, leaving women feeling ill-informed and unsupported. I have worked in Women’s Health for several years and yet 3 years ago as I started experiencing my first symptoms, I realised I knew very little about … Continue reading

  

How To Tackle Night Sweats

25Feb

Are you one of those unfortunate women who suffer both daytime hot flushes and night time sweats? It may seem like a different condition, but it is actually it is just a continuation of the same problem and unfortunately we … Continue reading

  

6 Key Signs of Menopause

6Oct

October is World Menopause Month and if you are not sure whether you are pre/peri or post menopause this handy guide can help.    Wherever you live in the world, you are likely to share common symptoms with fellow menopause … Continue reading

  

Help For Hot Flushes

18Apr

There is no doubt that one of the most aggravating, and sometimes annoyingly persistent, symptoms of menopause are those dratted hot flushes and night sweats. Every woman seems to respond differently and to have her own unique timetable for their … Continue reading

  

Antidepressants could help reduce hot flushes

5Jan

New research funded by the charity Wellbeing of Women has found that antidepressants could help reduce hot flushes by influencing how blood vessels expand and contract in women experiencing symptoms. In the trial 60% of women taking the antidepressant, Effexor … Continue reading

  

Natural S-equol

16May

Healthy pre-and post-menopausal Japanese women who took a supplement of SE5-OH containing Natural S-equol, a novel soy germ-based ingredient under development for the management of menopausal symptoms, had measures of reproductive hormones that stayed within normal limits throughout the study. … Continue reading

  

The incidence of early menopause is on the rise

28Apr

The incidence of premature ovarian failure (POF) or the early menopause is on the increase, however, there is still hope for women who want to have a baby, says a new review published in The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist (TOG). POF … Continue reading

  

An open clinic for women experiencing the menopause

4Apr

From 25 – 31 March 2011 talkhealth, in partnership with NHS Choices and the British Menopause Society, presented an open clinic for women experiencing the menopause. Clinical experts were on call to answer questions relating to the menopause and the … Continue reading

  

An open clinic for women experiencing menopause

11Mar

From 25 – 31 March 2011 talkhealth, in partnership with NHS Choices, is opening a new interactive forum – an open clinic for women experiencing the menopause.  You will have the opportunity to post your questions to our panel of … Continue reading