Estrogen, the natural hormone that produces the sexual characteristics of women, has been known to have a protective effect on the inner walls of blood vessels for many years, making it easier for vessels to expand and...
Ladies, let's face it: Going through menopause while trying to juggle the responsibilities that we've acquired throughout our life can be tough. Combine with this the fact that we're still required to show up for work, exercise...
As a woman begins to mature and her body starts to change, the idea of losing weight at an unwanted pace becomes startling. Simply put, as the menopausal period of life rears its head, shedding pounds and...
Menopause can be a difficult experience. Even with the benefit of modern medicine, the symptoms, such as hot flashes and irritability, are often harsh. Now, scientists believe there may be a link between...
"If your periods have stopped, ovary pain during menopause is likely from another cause." Menopause is that time of life when your periods end because your body stops producing the female hormone...
Although menopausal climacteric is not a fatal condition, a stroke can turn a nice situation into a deadly one. If a person believes they are experiencing a stroke they should call an ambulance or get to the...
Recent statistics suggest that one out of every nine women (around 15 million women) may struggle with diabetes. Diabetes brings with it necessary lifestyle changes and in this way it can have much the...
Menopause and mental health is an evolving field of study and research in the psychiatric health field today. Perimenopause and postmenopause can be particularly chaotic times in a women's life both physically and mentally.
There is a clear link between hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) and perimenopause. Perimenopause is associated with gradual reduction in the amount of estrogen over time, while hypothyroidism is associated with the thyroid not producing sufficient amounts of thyroid...
"Studies show that the 5 to 10 years leading up to menopause is when women are most susceptible to bone loss" According to the International Osteoporosis Foundation, more than 44 million Americans...

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