Menopause News Flash: research, news and information
NAMS reports confirm that HRT, if started within first five years of menopause, reduces risk of Alzheimer’s disease by a whopping 30%.
Rest and ease menopause – Swedish study claims relaxation and rest may greatly reduce hot flashes. On the other hand, Australian study performed by University of Melbourne supports the idea of scientific approach towards traditional acupuncture in order to dilute the menopausal symptoms:
A Canadian study suggests that women working in certain industries have a higher-than-normal risk of developing breast cancer. A study done by Kaiser Permanente advises everyone to reduce the risk of cancer with strong social ties.
HRT has recently been re-confirmed as the safest and most effective way of easing the symptoms of menopause. The only group of women that might have an increased risk of cardiovascular diseases while on HRT are the sufferers of metabolic syndrome. Studies showed no increased risk for the general population what so ever.
The Lighter Side:
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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.