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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.
Women are less likely to undergo CABG, may experience worse outcomes after surgery

Women are less likely to undergo CABG, may experience worse outcomes after surgery

Study: Menopause symptoms are worse for women with premature ovarian insufficiency

Study: Menopause symptoms are worse for women with premature ovarian insufficiency

Study identifies determinants that affect woman's risk of sexual dysfunction

Study identifies determinants that affect woman's risk of sexual dysfunction

Study highlights an important link between dietary fiber intake and depression

Study highlights an important link between dietary fiber intake and depression

UOC researchers to study the effects of intermittent fasting on aging in postmenopausal women

UOC researchers to study the effects of intermittent fasting on aging in postmenopausal women

Cholesterol in the plasma membrane is essential for SARS-CoV-2 entry and syncytia formation

Cholesterol in the plasma membrane is essential for SARS-CoV-2 entry and syncytia formation

Landmark heart study reveals new insights about risk factors for depression

Landmark heart study reveals new insights about risk factors for depression

Study shows association between chemotherapy benefit and menopausal status in breast cancer patients

Study shows association between chemotherapy benefit and menopausal status in breast cancer patients

Physical activity could mitigate some of the menopause symptoms

Physical activity could mitigate some of the menopause symptoms

Study shows link between menopause symptom burden and lower work performance

Study shows link between menopause symptom burden and lower work performance

Multiple pregnancies may affect the body's physical aging process

Multiple pregnancies may affect the body's physical aging process

Early intervention is key to prevent heart disease in women during menopause transition

Early intervention is key to prevent heart disease in women during menopause transition

Female reproductive hormones may be protective against COVID-19

Female reproductive hormones may be protective against COVID-19

Women at greater risk of heart disease than men

Women at greater risk of heart disease than men

Immunonutrition may improve COVID-19 patients' recovery

Immunonutrition may improve COVID-19 patients' recovery

Study: Over-45s are at higher risk of contracting STIs than ever before

Study: Over-45s are at higher risk of contracting STIs than ever before

Reduced lead exposure may explain the declining rates of hip fracture

Reduced lead exposure may explain the declining rates of hip fracture

Team sport improves blood pressure, vascular function in postmenopausal women

Team sport improves blood pressure, vascular function in postmenopausal women

Study uncovers mechanisms behind premature menopause's link to cardiovascular disease

Study uncovers mechanisms behind premature menopause's link to cardiovascular disease

Older men are underdiagnosed and undertreated for osteoporosis

Older men are underdiagnosed and undertreated for osteoporosis