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  1. Model paid for endometriosis diagnosis after NHS dismissed herRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... condition was so severe that she had to take six months of hormone injections to bring on the symptoms of menopause early before she could be operated on in April this year. 'I had to have four months off work because I was literally going to A&E ...

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  2. Ovary Removal Linked to Kidney DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HON

    Women who have their ovaries removed before menopause may find themselves at higher risk for chronic kidney disease, a new study suggests. "This is the first study that has shown an important link between estrogen deprivation in younger women and kidney damage," said study senior author Dr. Walter Rocca, a neurologist and epidemiologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

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  3. Obesity and vitamin D deficiency may indicate greater risk for breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... cancer mortality, especially in women with a lower body mass index. Study results are published online today in Menopause , the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS). Breast cancer remains the most common cancer in women worldwide ...

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  4. Do you use Kleenex tissues? Top seller now guilty of adding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NewsTarget.com

    ... known to cause lower rates of male fertility. Moreover, SLS mimics estrogen, creating symptoms of PMS, PMT and menopause. According to the CDC's own website for "promoting productive workplaces through safety and health research" (NIOSH - National ...

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  5. Women's sexual health after menopause may be best treated by gynecologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Reuters

    Postmenopausal women who experience problems like vaginal dryness, painful intercourse or urinary incontinence may want to see a gynecologist instead of a primary care provider for help, a recent study suggests. That's because gynecologists may be more knowledgeable about what's known as vulvovaginal atrophy, a common but often overlooked condition that can seriously impact women's lives after menopause and lead to avoidance of intimacy, loss of libido, and painful sex.

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  6. Typical testosterone levels in males and femalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Medical News Today

    ... as they age. Females experience a more dramatic change in hormones, with levels falling until a female reaches menopause . Males experience a more gradual change in hormone levels. High testosterone levels are unusual in adult males. Children with ...

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  7. Espedilla: Should I worry about ovarian cyst?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Sun-Star

    ... are large, do not go away, or cause symptoms. At this point, you may need surgery. Moreover, cysts in women near menopause may need surgery. This is because cysts at this time may be cancerous. After your doctor opens you up, he or she will decide, ...

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  8. Role of PARP Inhibitors in BRCA-Related MalignanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | US Pharmacist

    ... ( BRCA1 or BRCA2 ); early menarche (before age 12 years); late pregnancy (after age 30 years); nulliparity; late menopause (after age 55 years); physical inactivity; postmenopausal overweight/obesity; increased mammographic breast density; hormone ...

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  9. Hormone Replacement Therapy for Menopausal SymptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | US Pharmacist

    ABSTRACT: Hormone replacement therapy is the most effective treatment for the vasomotor and genitourinary symptoms associated with menopause. Adverse effects associated with HRT are dependent on various factors, including dosage, route, duration of use, timing of initiation, and choice of agent.

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  10. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: A ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | US Pharmacist

    ... pregnancy, medication use, endometrial hyperplasia, and structural abnormalities. In women aged 40 years to menopause, declining ovarian function is the primary cause of AUB; however, it is important to rule out endometrial hyperplasia, carcinoma, ...

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  11. Diabetes and Menopause: a Twin ChallengeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | Self.com

    First, learn what to expect. Then consider what to do about it. Menopause is the phase of life after your periods have stopped and your estrogen levels decline.

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  12. How body fat affects men's and women's health differentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Medical News Today

    ... explain, previous studies have suggested that women tend to be lean when they are young but gain weight after menopause because estrogen helps them keep excessive weight at bay. Ovaries are the main source of estradiol , which is a form of estrogen, ...

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  13. Chemical Pregnancies: 8 Facts to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Self.com

    ... hCG, and having residual hCG in your system after you give birth or have a miscarriage, Dr. Shepherd says. Menopause (or the time right before it, known as perimenopause) can At-home pregnancy tests are most accurate if you wait until a week after ...

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  14. Pear-shaped body is healthier than apple shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Medical News

    ... gain when they are young because of ovarian estrogen. The understanding has been that women gain weight after menopause because of a precipitous drop in estrogen, resulting in a decline in health parameters, including obesity. "We addressed this ...

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  15. Among body shapes, pears are healthier than applesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... gain when they are young because of ovarian estrogen. The understanding has been that women gain weight after menopause because of a precipitous drop in estrogen, resulting in a decline in health parameters, including obesity. "We addressed this ...

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  16. Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms in womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Medical News Today

    ... to decline after the age of 40. Women have a higher risk of developing RA after 40, and those who experience early menopause are also more at risk. RA that occurs after the menopause may progress more quickly. Endometriosis is a condition in which ...

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  17. Having a Hysterectomy Can Wreak Havoc on Your HormonesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | HealthCentral

    ... But 90 percent of hysterectomies , however, are for benign conditions, including: If you have not gone through menopause and have both of your ovaries removed during a hysterectomy, you enter "surgical menopause." The drop in hormones, specifically ...

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  18. A urine test to detect ovarian cancer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Mail on Sunday

    ... colleagues believe they are close to developing a urine test that could be given to all women going through the menopause. Their research shows the unique protein is found in high levels in tumours in patients with stage one and stage two ovarian ...

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  19. Menopause and Sleep Concerns? These Supplements Can HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Psychology Today

    Last week, I talked about my favorite supplements to improve sleep -and the surprising ways they can also help women in menopause with other symptoms. There's a broad range of supplements available to women who are interested in managing their menopause symptoms as naturally as possible.

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  20. American Century Companies Inc. Acquires Shares of 36,428 ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc Common StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Ethylsuccinate to treat infections; Esterified Estrogen with Methyltestosterone for treating vasomotor symptoms of menopause; Etodolac to treat pain caused by osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and other conditions; Fenofibrate for treating ...

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