Menopause - Original Articles

The Diabetes-Menopause Connection

This critical life change may also be associated with an increased risk for developing diabetes.

How to Talk to Your Doctor About Menopause Symptoms

Talking to your doctor about menopause can help ease your symptoms and make for an easier transition into this new stage of life.

Can Hormone Replacement Therapy Cut Your Colorectal Cancer Risk?

Learn about a surprising side effect of this common therapy.

Depression During Menopause: Causes and Solutions

Here's what you can do to stay emotionally healthy during this important period of your life.

Early Menopause May Double Stroke Risk

A University of Michigan School of Public Health study has uncovered some startling findings.

The Heart Benefits of a Lengthier Menopause

Recent findings suggest that a lengthier change of life may have one big advantage: a healthier heart.

Does Menopause Have to Disrupt Your Life?

Whether you re experiencing hot flashes, mood swings, insomnia (or all three), here s how to talk to your doctor about finding relief.

7 Exams Every Post-Menopausal Woman Should Have

Follow our head to toe guidelines for health screenings after menopause.

Will Soy Help or Harm You?

See how far the benefits of this disease-fighting protein can go besides promoting bone health and rich nutrition.

Diabetes and Menopause: A Dual Challenge

Having diabetes and going through menopause simultaneously doubles the health risks for women. Learn about better ways to treat both conditions.

Should You Be Concerned About Your Mood Swings?

Learn more about this up and down behavior.

Hysterectomy 101

It's the second most common surgery for American women. But how much do you really know about the procedure? Learn more now.