Tag: menopause

The Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (GSM)

Menopause, a natural phase in a woman’s life, brings about various physiological changes, one of which is vaginal atrophy. This condition, characterized by a thinning and inflammation of vaginal tissues, can lead to discomfort and reduced quality of life for many women. However, a recent article in The New York Times highlights a groundbreaking study […]

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Menopause Transitions More Difficult for Women of Color

The journey through menopause is a transformative phase in a woman’s life, marked by hormonal shifts and a range of physical and emotional changes. While this transition can be bewildering for all women, it is particularly intricate for women of color. The experience of menopause is not uniform across different racial groups; it varies in […]

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Understanding and Managing Vulvovaginal Symptoms in Menopausal Women

Menopause is a natural biological process that marks the end of a woman’s reproductive years. However, it is not without its challenges. One of the most common and distressing issues experienced by menopausal women is a range of vulvovaginal symptoms that can significantly impact their daily life. These symptoms, which include dryness, itching, pain during […]

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Veozah: Empowering Menopausal Women with Relief from Vasomotor Symptoms

Veozah: Empowering Menopausal Women with Relief from Vasomotor Symptoms Menopause, a natural phase of a woman’s life, brings about a range of physical and emotional changes. Among the most common and bothersome symptoms experienced by menopausal women are vasomotor symptoms, such as hot flashes and night sweats. Fortunately, there is a groundbreaking pharmaceutical innovation on […]

Exercise and Menopause

As women age and go through menopause, their risk for various health conditions increases. Fortunately, exercise can be a powerful tool for promoting overall health and reducing the risk of many chronic diseases. In this blog article, we will explore the importance of exercise for postmenopausal women and the specific benefits it can offer. The […]

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Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) in Low Risk Women

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been a topic of controversy in recent years due to concerns about potential health risks. However, for low-risk women, HRT can be a safe and effective treatment for menopause symptoms. In this article, we will discuss the benefits and risks of HRT for low-risk women, as well as the different […]

Declining Estrogen Levels During Menopause And Dementia

60% of middle-aged women report difficulty concentrating and experiencing cognitive issues. While a cognitive decline is expected with age, studies indicate that a contributing factor could be menopause, which is characterized by a decline in reproductive hormones such as estrogen and progesterone. Estrogen, primarily known for its function in menstruation and reproductive well-being, also serves […]

Estrogen Therapy and Heart Health

A woman’s risk of developing atherosclerosis and heart disease increases once she reaches menopause. The onset of menopause is due to the progressive decline of estrogen. Apart from serving a significant role in a woman’s reproductive health, estrogen protects bone health, keeps the lining of blood vessels strong and pliable, maintains cholesterol levels, and keeps […]

New Procedure May Allow for Delayed Menopause

For women, the fixed timing of menopause, the finality of menopause on fertility, and the major effects on our bodies, skin, hair and health have made it a much feared and misunderstood life event.   There are more than 30 symptoms associated with menopause, including hot flashes, irregular periods, night sweats, and vaginal dryness. Imagine if […]

Menopause symptoms and treatment options

  With menopause comes a whole host of symptoms, with the most well known being hot flashes and night sweats. Unfortunately, there are some symptoms linked to vulvovaginal atrophy (VVA) that worsen the quality of life for menopausal women – from urinary issues to vaginal dryness.   In a study published in the journal Menopause, […]