Menopause

Cheaper Lilly Insulins Coming Soon; Timing Menopause Onset

]]>(MedPage Today) -- Eli Lilly said cheaper versions of two of its insulins -- Humalog Mix75/25 KwikPen (insulin lispro protamine and insulin lispro injectable suspension 100 units/mL) and Humalog Junior KwikPen (insulin lispro injection 100...
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Study Ids Non-hormonal Options For Menopause Symptoms

Cognitive therapy, depression drugs are found to relieve night sweats, hot flashes and also help with sleep.
Related topics: Medical Research, Hormones, Depression, Hot Flashes

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Blood Tests Can Predict Timing Of Final Menstrual Period

Blood tests could replace menstrual periods as a gauge for when a women is nearing menopause, according to new research.
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Hot Flashes Impair Memory Performance

If you're having difficulty identifying the right word to express yourself clearly or remembering a story correctly, you may blame menopause. A new study suggests that physiologic hot flashes are associated with decreased verbal memory and with...
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Having Children, Breastfeeding May Cut Risk Of Early Menopause

Pregnancy and breastfeeding may cut the risk of entering menopause before age 45.

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Menopause Starts Younger Than You Think: Here's What You Need To Know

Would you recognize the signs that your body is going through the big hormonal changes that lead to menopause? Here's what to look for — and what you can do about it. (Image credit: Katherine Streeter for NPR)
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The Week That Wasn't: Exercise Pill, Sex To Delay Menopause, Preserving Livers

Three medical stories that we didn't cover, explained. Medscape

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We Answer Your Questions About Perimenopause

NPR's Rachel Martin talks to menopause expert Dr. JoAnn Pinkerto, who answers listeners' questions.

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For Some Women Nearing Menopause, Depression And Anxiety Can Spike

Women with a history of depression and anxiety are at a higher risk of having a flair up during the time leading up to menopause. And getting doctors to take the issue seriously can be challenging.(Image credit: Hannah Yoon for NPR)
Related topics: Depression, Anxiety

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Fuck Less Frequently For A Fun Surprise (menopause)

Having sex less frequently is linked to earlier menopause, according to a new study published in the journal Royal Society Open Science. Which is good or bad news, I guess, depending on how you feel about either sex or menopause.Read more...
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Having Less Sex Linked To Earlier Menopause

Women who engage in sexual activity weekly or monthly have a lower risk of entering menopause early relative to those who report having some form of sex less than monthly, according to a new study.
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Sex Delays Menopause, Study Finds

“If a woman is having little or infrequent sex when approaching midlife, then the body will not be receiving the physical cues of a possible pregnancy,” Megan Arnot and Ruth Mace, scientists at University College London, wrote. Rather...
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Fertility Predicting Wearable Expanding Into Birth Control, Menopause | Lea Von Bidder, Ava Science

BY JESSICA DAMASSA, WTF HEALTH Ava Science is a FemTech company best-known for their fertility-predicting wearable device that collects biometric data from a woman’s wrist in order to track ovulation. The device predicts fertility with 89%...
Related topics: Fertility, Birth Control - Contraception, WTF, Ovulation

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Many Do Not Discuss Menopause Concerns With Their Provider

THURSDAY, Dec. 26, 2019 -- The majority of women experience symptoms and health concerns associated with menopause, but more than one-third never discuss these concerns with health care providers, according to a report released by HealthyWomen and...

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Premature Menopause: A Warning Signal For Cvd Risk

We're learning more about the effects of early menopause on a woman's health. Medscape Ob/Gyn

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Losing Weight After Age 50 Linked To Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Post-menopausal women who are able to lose even a modest amount of weight — and keep it off — may reduce their risk of developing breast cancer, research published Tuesday finds.Read more...
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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'remarkable' New Data On Menopausal Hormone Therapy

Estrogen alone and estrogen/progestin have opposite effects on breast cancer risk; adding progestin may lead to a lifetime of increased risk. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Hormones, Estrogen, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology

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Killer Whale Grandmothers Boost Survival Of Calves

Post-menopausal killer whale grandmothers improve the chances of survival for their grand-calves, new research has found.
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T1dm May Up Progression Of Cac During Menopausal Transition

TUESDAY, Dec. 3, 2019 -- For women going through menopause, type 1 diabetes is associated with higher coronary artery calcium (CAC) volume and accelerated progression of CAC over time, according to a study published in the December issue of...
Related topics: Type 1 Diabetes, Diabetes, Medical Research

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6 Mind-body Approaches For Menopause

As we covered in Parts I and II of this series, during perimenopause and menopause women can experience a complex web of physical, psychological, and social symptoms. The treatment usually prescribed by doctors, hormone therapy (HT), is...
Related topics: Psychology, Hormones

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