Menopause News Flash: Research, News and Information

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Menopause News Flash:  research, news and information

15 Top Medical Organizations Agree on Hormone Therapy Use.

Did you know that, “50 to 75 percent of menopausal women undergo distress from vaginal changes,” yet half of that group revealed that they “learned to live with it.” Only 10 to 20 percent reported “their physicians ever asked them about the problem.” Read more about new and revisited menopause research, vaginal atrophy and self-advocacy.

Thank you Tara Parker-Pope for bringing some clarity to the HRT discussion.

Losing weight might reduce the symptoms of menopause – A study by Kaiser Permanente.

US study suggests that physical function becomes poorer after menopause.

A good diet eases the menopause symptoms, study suggests.

If you are interested in enrolling in a menopause study, helping menopause research and women all over the world, please review this page and contact the Penn Center.


The Lighter Side:

menopause in the media

Some of world’s favorite screen characters going through the change.

Absolutely Fabulous – British series featuring two menopausal women and their hilarious life struggles.

menopause on stage

Don’t miss Menopause the Musical – a show celebrating menopause and women. Save $5 on tickets for the for the fall shows by using the promo code REDHOT!  There is a limit of four tickets per person.  This offer is not valid on previous purchases or premium seats, and cannot be combined with any other offer. Click here for a list of dates and purchase options.

After struggling with her own severe menopause symptoms and doing years of research, Ellen resolved to share what she learned from experts and her own trial and error. Her goal was to replace the confusion, embarrassment, and symptoms millions of women go through–before, during, and after menopause–with the medically sound solutions she discovered. Her passion to become a “sister” and confidant to all women fueled Ellen’s first book, Shmirshky: the pursuit of hormone happiness. As a result of the overwhelming response from her burgeoning audiences and followers’ requests for empowering information they could trust, Ellen’s weekly blog, Menopause MondaysTM, was born.