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Menopause is the time in a woman's life when her period stops. It usually occurs naturally, most often after age 45. Menopause happens because the woman's ovary stops producing the hormones estrogen and progesterone.
Knowledge and support from primary care services can improve women's health during menopause

Knowledge and support from primary care services can improve women's health during menopause

Cognitive decline increases future fracture risk in women

Cognitive decline increases future fracture risk in women

Plant-based diet rich in soy reduces troubling menopause symptoms by 84%

Plant-based diet rich in soy reduces troubling menopause symptoms by 84%

Low BMI levels can increase risk of endometrial cancer in obese Asian women

Low BMI levels can increase risk of endometrial cancer in obese Asian women

Chronic inflammation causes aging of the pituitary gland

Chronic inflammation causes aging of the pituitary gland

Middle-aged men with cerebral palsy more likely to suffer fractures, study finds

Middle-aged men with cerebral palsy more likely to suffer fractures, study finds

Beckman Coulter launches new Access AMH Advanced assay to predict poor ovarian response

Beckman Coulter launches new Access AMH Advanced assay to predict poor ovarian response

Postmenopausal women who underwent bilateral oophorectomy have increased risk of carpal tunnel syndrome

Postmenopausal women who underwent bilateral oophorectomy have increased risk of carpal tunnel syndrome

Long-term prescription medication use may not improve disturbed sleep

Long-term prescription medication use may not improve disturbed sleep

New atlas can help understand the relationship between healthy and breast cancer cells

New atlas can help understand the relationship between healthy and breast cancer cells

The Lancet outlines 10 ambitious recommendations to improve health outcomes for women

The Lancet outlines 10 ambitious recommendations to improve health outcomes for women

Girls with higher BMI are less likely to develop breast cancer as adults

Girls with higher BMI are less likely to develop breast cancer as adults

Thin, weakened bones associated with heightened risk of heart attack or stroke in women

Thin, weakened bones associated with heightened risk of heart attack or stroke in women

Asthma Awareness: Fighting Asthma in 2021

Asthma Awareness: Fighting Asthma in 2021

Vitamin D may play a role in the degree of pain after knee replacement in postmenopausal women

Vitamin D may play a role in the degree of pain after knee replacement in postmenopausal women

Menopausal symptoms in breast cancer patients could be reduced through CBT delivered by nurses

Menopausal symptoms in breast cancer patients could be reduced through CBT delivered by nurses

Predictive models can be used for assessing the age at natural menopause

Predictive models can be used for assessing the age at natural menopause

Poor sleep quality linked to female sexual dysfunction, shows study

Poor sleep quality linked to female sexual dysfunction, shows study

Study analyzes trends in age at natural menopause and reproductive life span among US women

Study analyzes trends in age at natural menopause and reproductive life span among US women

Manufacturing workers more susceptible for developing carpal tunnel syndrome

Manufacturing workers more susceptible for developing carpal tunnel syndrome