Getting the Most From Your Doctor’s Appointment
An appointment with a doctor can be short, confusing, and intimidating. WebMD offers tips for getting the most out of your visit so that you can become your best health advocate.
Thyroid and Menopause: Confusing the Symptoms
The symptoms of menopause and thyroid problems can be similar. WebMD tells you how doctors distinguish between the two.
Talking to Your Doctor About Menopause
Knowing how to talk to your doctor can help you get the information you need about menopause. Here are some communication tips from WebMD.
Are there tests that can diagnose menopause? Find out more from WebMD.
This topic contains information about loss of ovarian function before age 40. If you want information about the normal loss of ovarian function around age 50 or about symptoms in the few years before it, see the topic:Menopause and Perimenopause.What is premature ovarian failure?Premature ovarian failure occurs when your ovaries-which store and release eggs-stop working before age 40. You may ...
Your Guide to Menopause
WebMD helps answer your questions about what to expect before, during, and after menopause.
10 Questions for Your Doctor About Sex and Menopause
Don't let menopause derail your life -- or your love life. Learn what to ask your doctor, how to manage symptoms, and how to keep your sex drive in gear.
Menopause and Cholesterol Quiz
Are you in menopause or beyond? Take this WebMD quiz to see if you're at higher risk for heart disease.
Menopause and Heart Disease
WebMD explains the connection between menopause and heart disease, and tells you how to protect your heart.
Learning to Relax During Menopause
WebMD explains how menopause symptoms may be relieved with relaxation techniques.