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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.
Prediction of the age of menopause and hence a woman's reproductive prime

Prediction of the age of menopause and hence a woman's reproductive prime

Seasons may be involved in onset of menopause

Seasons may be involved in onset of menopause

New treatment significantly improves long-term outlook for breast cancer survivors

New treatment significantly improves long-term outlook for breast cancer survivors

Genetic link between hormones and migraine

Genetic link between hormones and migraine

There are still benefits from hormone therapy after menopause

There are still benefits from hormone therapy after menopause

Bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) - an alternative to hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) - an alternative to hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Intensive exercising after menopause may reduce bone loss

Intensive exercising after menopause may reduce bone loss

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

Novogen granted Canadian patent for health supplements for the treatment of menopause symptoms

Novogen granted Canadian patent for health supplements for the treatment of menopause symptoms

Estrogen therapy may help bone density, muscle mass, sexual function, memory, and psychological wellbeing in postmenopausal women

Estrogen therapy may help bone density, muscle mass, sexual function, memory, and psychological wellbeing in postmenopausal women

Female testosterone patch significantly increased satisfying sexual activity and desire

Female testosterone patch significantly increased satisfying sexual activity and desire

Adult height loss could suggest future osteoporosis problems

Adult height loss could suggest future osteoporosis problems

Space technology may help fertility of a woman with cancer

Space technology may help fertility of a woman with cancer

Menopause often wrongly blamed for poor sleep

Menopause often wrongly blamed for poor sleep

Estrogen–like drugs may help postmenopausal women

Estrogen–like drugs may help postmenopausal women

Wine, beer and tea have contributed to a significant decrease in breast cancer

Wine, beer and tea have contributed to a significant decrease in breast cancer

Three hours exercise reduces risk of breast cancer

Three hours exercise reduces risk of breast cancer

Women get better picture on hormone replacement therapy

Women get better picture on hormone replacement therapy

Stem cells and female reproduction: lessons from an unexpected source

Stem cells and female reproduction: lessons from an unexpected source