Skip to content

Menopause Health Center

News and Features Related to Menopause

  1. Hormone Therapy May Improve Memory

    Nov. 17, 2006 -- Memory complaints are common among women going through menopause. Now research finds that the most widely used treatment for hot flashes and other menopausal symptoms may improve memory as well. The new brain imaging study confirms that hormone therapy has a direct and immediate eff

    Read Full Article
  2. Age, Bone Mass Predict Fracture Risk

    Nov. 14, 2006 (Washington, D.C.) -- Age and low bone mass continue to be major predictors of fractures in postmenopausal women, according to a study of more than 170,000 women presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology in Washington, D.C. More than 1.5 million fractures

    Read Full Article
  3. Twins Have More Premature Menopause

    Oct. 25, 2006 - Twins may be up to five times more likely to experience premature menopause than other women, according to a new study. Researchers studied more than 800 identical and non-identical female pairs of twins and found the women were three to five times more likely to experience premature

    Read Full Article
  4. Acupuncture May Cool Night Hot Flashes

    Sept. 22, 2006 -- Acupuncture may nix nighttime hot flashes caused by menopause, according to a new study. Researchers found seven weeks of acupuncture treatment reduced the severity of nighttime hot flashes by 28% among menopausal women compared with a 6% decrease among women who had a sham acupunc

    Read Full Article
  5. Rhubarb May Cool Hot Flashes

    Sept. 15, 2006 -- A pill made from rhubarb may help treat the symptoms of perimenopause, including hot flashes, according to a new study. Researchers found 12 weeks of treatment with a pill containing extract of Rheum rhaponticum, the vegetable more commonly known as rhubarb, significantly reduced t

    Read Full Article
  6. Meditation May Cool Hot Flashes

    Sept. 13, 2006 -- Easing stress through meditation may help turn down the heat of hot flashes caused by menopause. A small new study shows that menopausal women who participated in a stress reduction program that included meditation experienced significant relief from hot flashes and improved their

    Read Full Article
  7. Hormone Therapy May Damage Hearing

    Sept. 5, 2006 - Middle-aged women who take certain types of hormone replacement therapy may suffer some hearing loss as a result, new research suggests. But not all are convinced. Women in the study who took hormone replacement therapy that included progestin along with estrogen performed worse on h

    Read Full Article
  8. Menopause Symptoms Set by ... Birthday?

    July 21, 2006 -- Women born in autumn have the fewest menopausal symptoms. Women born in spring and summer have the most, an Italian study shows. Angelo Cagnacci, MD, and colleagues at the University Hospital Clinics of Modena, Ferrara, and Parma, have collected data on more than 14,000 women seekin

    Read Full Article
  9. Antiseizure Drug May Ease Hot Flashes

    July 5, 2006 --The antiseizure drug Neurontin may be as good as estrogen at easing women's hot flashes . So says a study published in July's issue of the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. The researchers included Sireesha Reddy, MD, of New York's University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentist

    Read Full Article
  10. The Best Way to Quit Hormone Therapy?

    June 8, 2006 -- Researchers have new information for women about how best to quit hormone therapy after menopause menopause. In terms of hot flashes hot flashes, mood problems, sexual dysfunction, and discomfort, it may not make much difference in the long run if postmenopausal women quit abruptly o

    Read Full Article
Displaying 91 - 100 of 214 Articles << Prev Page 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next >>

Today on WebMD

woman walking outdoors
How to handle headaches, night sweats, and more.
mature woman holding fan in face
Symptoms and treatments.
 
woman hiding face behind hands
11 ways to keep skin bright and healthy.
insomnia
Is it menopause or something else?
 
senior couple
Video
mature woman shopping for produce
Article
 
Alcohol Disrupting Your Sleep
Article
mature couple on boat
Article
 

Pollen counts, treatment tips, and more.

It's nothing to sneeze at.

Loading ...

Sending your email...

This feature is temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.

Thanks!

Now check your email account on your mobile phone to download your new app.

mature woman tugging on her loose skin
Slideshow
senior woman wearing green hat
Article
 
mature woman
Article
supplements
Article
 

WebMD Special Sections