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Estrogen Alone and Joint Symptoms

Estrogen Alone and Joint Symptoms

Could estrogen use in postmenopausal women help to reduce the frequency of joint pain?......[Read More]
Women May Walk Off Menopause Stress

Women May Walk Off Menopause Stress

Around the time of menopause, women who walk or get other physical activity report less stress, a new study shows.......[Read More]
Hormone Replacement Therapy: One Size Does Not Fit All

Hormone Replacement Therapy: One Size Does Not Fit All

The finding that hormone replacement therapy (HRT), especially preparations that combine estrogen and progestin, may increase the risk of breast cancer presents women with an agonizing decision.......[Read More]
Perimenopause

Perimenopause

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of perimenopause, including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Induced Menopause

Induced Menopause

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of surgical/induced menopause including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Menopause and Sweating

Menopause and Sweating

Hot flashes making you sweat? Here's how to find relief.......[Read More]
HRT for Menopause Symptoms: Timing Is Everything

HRT for Menopause Symptoms: Timing Is Everything

Authors of a new statement on menopausal hormone therapy conclude that it's the most effective treatment for symptoms like hot flashes -- and the benefits likely outweigh the risks.......[Read More]
Hot Flash for Women at Menopause: Try a Little Tofu

Hot Flash for Women at Menopause: Try a Little Tofu

Worried that taking estrogen replacement medication may increase their risk of breast cancer, yet plagued by the hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause, more and more women are turning to 'natural' solutions such as estrogen-like products derived from plants.......[Read More]
Sex and Menopause

Sex and Menopause

Menopause and postmenopause can affect your sex drive. Find out more from WebMD.......[Read More]
Menopause News and Features Page

Menopause News and Features Page

Find special feature stories and news on Menopause Health at WebMD......[Read More]
Acupuncture May Cool Night Hot Flashes

Acupuncture May Cool Night Hot Flashes

Acupuncture may nix nighttime hot flashes caused by menopause, according to a new study.......[Read More]
Elective Bilateral Oophorectomy at the Time of Hysterectomy

Elective Bilateral Oophorectomy at the Time of Hysterectomy

Do the majority of ob/gyns recommend bilateral oophorectomy at the time of hysterectomy in most women? This new study takes a look.......[Read More]
New Treatment for Menopause Symptoms

New Treatment for Menopause Symptoms

Women seeking to quell the symptoms of menopause and build stronger bones may soon have a new treatment option -- possibly with fewer concerns and risks normally associated with traditional HRT (hormone replacement therapy).......[Read More]
Antiseizure Drug: Ease Hot Flashes

Antiseizure Drug: Ease Hot Flashes

The antiseizure drug Neurontin may be as good as estrogen at easing women's hot flasheshot flashes.......[Read More]
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Menopause Symptoms

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Menopause Symptoms

How effective is cognitive behavioral therapy for women who experience menopausal symptoms?......[Read More]
A Decade of Postmenopausal HT Prescribing in the US

A Decade of Postmenopausal HT Prescribing in the US

Is hormone therapy considered to be safe and effective for postmenopausal women and what are the prescribing rates like in the past decade in the US since the WHI? This new study examines the data.......[Read More]
Progression to At-risk Obesity in Perimenopausal Women

Progression to At-risk Obesity in Perimenopausal Women

Why are some perimenopausal women likely to progress to at-risk obesity, and how can clinicians help to identify and counsel those who are most at risk?......[Read More]
Product Labeling for Low-dose Vaginal Estrogen

Product Labeling for Low-dose Vaginal Estrogen

What should women know before taking low-dose estrogen, and what types of warnings should be present on drug labels? This new article discusses.......[Read More]
FDA Panel Nixes 2 Nonhormonal Meds for Hot Flashes

FDA Panel Nixes 2 Nonhormonal Meds for Hot Flashes

An FDA panel has rejected two nonhormonal options for the treatment of moderate to severe hot flashes resulting from menopause.......[Read More]
Perimenopause

Perimenopause

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of perimenopause, including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]