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Age at Menopause in Smokers and Ex-smokers

Age at Menopause in Smokers and Ex-smokers

Are women who smoke more likely to go through menopause earlier than non-smokers? This new article looks at the connection.
Does Anxiety Risk Increase During the Menopausal Transition?

Does Anxiety Risk Increase During the Menopausal Transition?

Are women likely to experience a higher incidence of anxiety during the menopausal transition? This new study takes a look at the research.
Management of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women: 2010 Position Statement

Management of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women: 2010 Position Statement

What's the best way to manage osteoporosis in postmenopausal women? This updated position statement from The North American Menopause Society provides the latest thinking.
Primary Ovarian Insufficiency-Other Places To Get Help

Primary Ovarian Insufficiency-Other Places To Get Help

OrganizationAmerican Society for Reproductive Medicine1209 Montgomery HighwayBirmingham, AL  35216-2809Phone: (205) 978-5000Fax: (205) 978-5005Email: asrm@asrm.orgWeb Address: www.asrm.org This organization provides literature and information on infertility.
Improving Vascular Function in Overweight Postmenopausal Women

Improving Vascular Function in Overweight Postmenopausal Women

Could low levels of physical activity improve cardiovascular health in postmenopausal women, and how can clinicians encourage exercise in this group of women?
Menopause Glossary

Menopause Glossary

WebMD offers a glossary of terms associated with menopause and sexuality.
Sexual Function and Hormone Levels in Women Aged 42-52 Years

Sexual Function and Hormone Levels in Women Aged 42-52 Years

What does the latest research tell us about the complex role of reproductive hormones in female sexuality?
Blood Test Helps Predict Menopause

Blood Test Helps Predict Menopause

Researchers report that they have developed a simple blood test that can predict -- even among very young women -- how long of a reproductive life she has before menopause.
Weight Loss May Ease Hot Flashes

Weight Loss May Ease Hot Flashes

Losing weight may help modestly reduce hot flashes among menopausal women, researchers report.
Risks of Hormones in Early Menopause Challenged

Risks of Hormones in Early Menopause Challenged

Is it possible to safely take hormone replacement therapy (HRT)? That question is at the heart of a small new study testing whether better timing and refined delivery may help early menopausal women get the benefits of hormones relatively safety and without long-term risks.
Induced Menopause

Induced Menopause

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of surgical/induced menopause including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.
Menopause News and Features Page

Menopause News and Features Page

Find special feature stories and news on Menopause Health at WebMD
Menopause: Wild Yam and Progesterone Creams-References

Menopause: Wild Yam and Progesterone Creams-References

A list of resources for information on Menopause: Wild Yam and Progesterone Creams.
Recommendations for Clinical Care of Midlife Women

Recommendations for Clinical Care of Midlife Women

As women enter midlife, what types of potential health problems could they face, and how should they best be cared for during this stage of life?
The Role of Soy Isoflavones in Menopausal Health

The Role of Soy Isoflavones in Menopausal Health

What are some of the benefits of soy in the diet, and how could it potentially help women who are in the menopausal phase of their lives?
Baked or Broiled Fish May Cut Heart Failure Risk

Baked or Broiled Fish May Cut Heart Failure Risk

Eating baked or broiled fish regularly may decrease the odds of heart failure in older women, new research suggests. But eating fried fish, even in small amounts, may have the opposite effect.
Menopause News and Features Page

Menopause News and Features Page

Find special feature stories and news on Menopause Health at WebMD
Hormone Therapy in Swedish Women Aged 80 Years or Older

Hormone Therapy in Swedish Women Aged 80 Years or Older

How common is the use of hormone therapy in women aged 80 and over, and is it safe and effective for menopausal symptoms that could persist in that age group?
Younger Women May Benefit From HRT

Younger Women May Benefit From HRT

Hormone replacement is linked to a lower death rate among women beginning menopausal hormone treatment before the age of 60, research shows.
Management of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women: 2010 Position Statement

Management of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women: 2010 Position Statement

What's the best way to manage osteoporosis in postmenopausal women? This updated position statement from The North American Menopause Society provides the latest thinking.