Menopause: Medical Research, Information, News, Tips & More

Does Premature Menopause Affect Women’s Brain?
Apr23

Does Premature Menopause Affect Women’s Brain?

With every passing day, there is more and more research that is being done to help improve the health status of individuals. The much recent research done was to establish the connection between menopause and its effect on menopausal women’s brains. We take time to look at the study, its findings and how it impacts the lives of the menopausal women. Kindly read ahead through this article to better understand the findings. A...

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Hormone Replacement Therapy Increases the Risk for Ovarian Cancer – Let Research Speak
Apr21

Hormone Replacement Therapy Increases the Risk for Ovarian Cancer – Let Research Speak

For a long time now the use of Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) has been the main remedy for menopausal troubles. This was primarily informed by the fact that the primary cause of menopause is the hormonal fluctuation in the body. Such hormones like estrogen and progesterone keep fluctuating and eventually fall to levels that are critically low that they cannot aide the release of fertile hormones monthly for a woman. At such a point...

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Does Makeup Increase The Risk of Early Menopause?
Apr13

Does Makeup Increase The Risk of Early Menopause?

Most women are fond of using makeup when they are going to the office, traveling or even when they spend their time indoors. Research has shown that the chemicals that are used in makeups can be a cause of early menopause. There is a concern over phthalates as its use has increased over the years. Menopause and its Symptoms Menopause refers to a period in a woman where cessation of menses takes place and it is caused by a decline of...

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Why Mother’s Menopause May Influence Her Daughter’s Fertility?
Apr08

Why Mother’s Menopause May Influence Her Daughter’s Fertility?

A study that was done in Denmark showed that the fertility of a woman can be linked to the menopause of the mother. The study concluded that the daughters of women, who reached menopause at an early age, had a reduced number of eggs in their ovaries and therefore, they had reduced fertility. The previous studies that were done show that there is a close correlation between the age that mothers and their daughters go through menopause....

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Menopause and Fertility: What Hormonal Changes Happens with Women?
Apr04

Menopause and Fertility: What Hormonal Changes Happens with Women?

If you are a woman, you probably have already heard so much about menopause. The term menopause scientifically means the period when a woman goes for 12 straight months without having her periods. The common usage of the term ‘menopause‘ is actually in essence ‘perimenopause’-the period leading up to menopause. It is, therefore, important that we take the time first to understand the terminologies so that we...

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Menopause And Sleep Problems: Are They Connected?
Mar25

Menopause And Sleep Problems: Are They Connected?

About Menopause The National Sleep Foundation puts statistics at 61% of menopausal women who have trouble sleeping. It is not unusual that a menopausal woman will keep tossing and turning in bed. Menopause is the period in a woman’s life when she goes for twelve months without having her periods. This is occasioned by the decline in the levels of estrogen and progesterone hormones secreted by the ovaries. This is a normal part...

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Early Menopause: What It Says About Your Health?
Mar21

Early Menopause: What It Says About Your Health?

Menopause is a transition period in a woman’s life when she goes for 12 straight months without having her periods. And while some women have a pleasant time during menopause, other women find this period quite challenging; the hot flashes, night sweats, osteoporosis and anxiety among others. All these make menopause such a scary period for some. The average age for experiencing menopause has been found to be 51 years of age. But...

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Symptoms of Menopause
Feb03

Symptoms of Menopause

Menopause is a natural transition process that marks the difference between a productive and non-productive life. The menstrual period comes to an end and women are considered to be past menopause after a year without periods. Commonly, it occurs between the ages of 45 and 55. However, some women start experiencing symptoms of menopause at 35 years. Once you become familiar with the symptoms, you can easily manage them while sharing...

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What Is Menopause?
Jan31

What Is Menopause?

Menopause is the time in a woman’s life when her menstrual period stops.

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What Is The Average Age Of Menopause?
Jan29

What Is The Average Age Of Menopause?

Menopause is not a period; of time menopause is a point in time. Menopause is the point when a woman has had no menstrual cycles for a full 12 months or one year. Perimenopause, the period leading up to menopause, and postmenopause, are periods of time; perimenopause can last from as little as a few months or for years. Postmenopause is the period beginning after your periods have ceased for one full year, and it lasts the rest of...

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