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Too Young for Menopause
When she was 26, Lara Dietz learned she had breast cancer -- a shock to this mother of two very young children. Then came the second blow. When treatment began, so did premature menopause. "I was having hot flashes," she says. "I felt like I was 55 years old."
When menopause occurs between ages 45 to 55, it is considered "natural." When it occurs before age 40 -- regardless the cause -- it is called premature menopause. The ovaries no longer produce an egg each month, so monthly menstrual cycles...
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Alliance for Aging Research2021 K Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20006
202-293-2856 www.agingresearch.org American Urogynecologic Association
2025 M Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: (202) 367-1167 www.augs.org
Patient Site: www.mypelvichealth.org American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
Leawood, KS 66211-2672
E-mail: email@example.com www.aafp.org American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Women's Initiative601 East St., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20049
800-424-3410 http://www.aarp.org/ American Cancer Society1599 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329-4251
800-227-2345 www.cancer.org American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)P.O. Box 96920
Washington, D.C. 20090-6920
800-762-2264 www.acog.org The North American Menopause Society5900 Landerbrook Drive, Suite 390
Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
440-442-7550 www.menopause.org American Society for Reproductive Medicine1209 Montgomery Highway
Birmingham, AL 35216-2809
205-978-5000 www.asrm.org National Cancer Institute
Building 31, Room 10A03
31 Center Dr., MSC 2580
Bethesda, MD 20892-2580
800-422-6237 (800-4-CANCER) www.nci.nih.gov National Institute on AgingBuilding 31, Room 5C27
31 Center Drive, MSC 2292
Bethesda, MD 20892
800-222-4225 (TTY) www.nih.gov/nia National Library of Medicine's MEDLINEplus http://medlineplus.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/menopause.html
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org National Osteoporosis Foundation
1232 22nd St., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20037 www.nof.org Office on Women's Health - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 712E
Washington, D.C. 20201
202-690-7650 www.womenshealth.gov National Women's Health Resource Center157 Broad Street, Suite 315
Red Bank, N.J. 07701
877-986-9472 (a toll-free number) www.healthywomen.org OBGYN.net www.obgyn.net The Hormone Foundation
8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 900
Chevy Chase, MD 20815-5817