Did you know that 50 million women are currently dealing with menopause in the United States? For how permeated menopause is (6,000 women enter menopause daily, to give you a scope), it seems as though menopause symptoms should be written on every other billboard (gender equality).
The Pap test has long been a part of your annual pelvic exam, serving as the gold standard for diagnosing cervical cancer for the past 60 years. Named after Greek doctor Georgios Papanikolaou, the Pap has helped reduce certain cervical cancers by up to 80% according to the National Cancer Institute. The NCCC (National Cervical
Dear Ellen, I am experiencing sleeplessness, hot flashes and overall irritability. Probably menopause, right??? I have an appointment with my gynecologist next month to get some help. Can you advise me on what tests to ask for? Please get back to me soon! Denise Hi Denise, Fortunately for us, when it comes to
NBC Nightly News and the TODAY show featured Menopause Mondays. Also don’t miss last week’s “Menopause Mondays: “Summer Survival Guide”
You may wish your doctor looked like George Clooney or Sofía Vergara, but there are other, significantly more important qualities that your perimenopause and menopause specialist should possess. This week, Ellen tells you how to find a specialist who will be your partner in your quest for hormone happiness.