The time of a woman's life following menopause is called postmenopause. Postmenopausal women are at increased risk for a number of health conditions, such as osteoporosis and heart disease. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about life after menopause.
Postmenopausal Bleeding: Causes and Treatments
Vaginal bleeding after menopause may be a sign of a serious disorder. WebMD explains possible causes of bleeding, which should always be checked out by a doctor.
Menopause, Weight Gain, and Exercise Tips
WebMD explains why women in menopause may gain weight and what to do to prevent or combat those extra pounds.
Your Health in Postmenopause
Postmenopause is a great time for most women, but they are at higher risk for certain health conditions, such as osteoporosis. Learn more from WebMD about health care in postmenopause.
How to Know if It’s Menopause
Having hot flashes and missing periods? You may be in menopause.
Unlocking the Secret Pleasures of Menopause
Physician-author Christiane Northrup urges women to consider the secret pleasures of menopause.
Menopause: What it is, What to do
Information on how to cope with menopause and where to go for additional information about it.
It's Not Your Mother's Menopause
Get ready for today’s modern, more optimistic approach to life during -- and after -- menopause.
HRT: Revisiting the Hormone Decision
It's been 5 years since studies proclaimed hormone replacement therapy a danger for women. WebMD investigates today’s changes and tells you what you need to know to make the HRT decision now.