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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.
Expert suggests ways to control uncomfortable vaginal symptoms in diabetic women

Expert suggests ways to control uncomfortable vaginal symptoms in diabetic women

Surgical menopause leads to more disrupted sleep than natural menopause

Surgical menopause leads to more disrupted sleep than natural menopause

Sleep quality found to be worse for women who undergo surgical menopause

Sleep quality found to be worse for women who undergo surgical menopause

Survey shows negative effect of vulvovaginal atrophy symptoms on quality of life for women

Survey shows negative effect of vulvovaginal atrophy symptoms on quality of life for women

Cholesterol control revised in the latest AHA/ACC guidelines

Cholesterol control revised in the latest AHA/ACC guidelines

Hormone injections reduce risk for early menopause from breast cancer chemotherapy

Hormone injections reduce risk for early menopause from breast cancer chemotherapy

TherapeuticsMD announces FDA approval of BIJUVA capsules to manage vasomotor symptoms of menopause

TherapeuticsMD announces FDA approval of BIJUVA capsules to manage vasomotor symptoms of menopause

FDA authorizes marketing of PicoAMH Elisa test to help determine woman's menopausal status

FDA authorizes marketing of PicoAMH Elisa test to help determine woman's menopausal status

Early menopause and diabetes may reduce life expectancy

Early menopause and diabetes may reduce life expectancy

New study suggests vaginal laser surgery may be effective for treating menopause symptoms

New study suggests vaginal laser surgery may be effective for treating menopause symptoms

Sexual harassment and assault may have negative health consequences, finds study

Sexual harassment and assault may have negative health consequences, finds study

Drop in estrogen could lead to development of anxiety and memory problems, finds study

Drop in estrogen could lead to development of anxiety and memory problems, finds study

Research reveals how critical oocyte quality control process works

Research reveals how critical oocyte quality control process works

Women with high levels of anti-Müllerian hormone more likely to develop breast cancer

Women with high levels of anti-Müllerian hormone more likely to develop breast cancer

Vitamin D may reduce breast cancer mortality in women with lower BMI

Vitamin D may reduce breast cancer mortality in women with lower BMI

Pear-shaped body is healthier than apple shape

Pear-shaped body is healthier than apple shape

Doctor to the stars disciplined over use of controversial menopause therapy

Doctor to the stars disciplined over use of controversial menopause therapy

Study reinvestigates benefit of biomarker tests in certain breast cancer patients

Study reinvestigates benefit of biomarker tests in certain breast cancer patients

New guidelines for evaluation and treatment of perimenopausal depression

New guidelines for evaluation and treatment of perimenopausal depression

Celmatix and Ferring announce genomics collaboration aimed at uncovering new insights into ovarian biology

Celmatix and Ferring announce genomics collaboration aimed at uncovering new insights into ovarian biology