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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘menopause’

Kim Cattrall: Getting Her Sexy On Through Menopause

Actress Kim Cattrall has always been known as a sex symbol. As the Sex in the City actress joins the ranks of approximately 6000 women a day who enter menopause, Cattrall wants women to know that going through menopause doesn’t mean a woman is any less sexy. She recently sat down with Fox News to talk about her partnership with …

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Vitamin D Supplements: Woman’s Best Friend

Vitamin D looks to be one of the most misunderstood of the Vitamin Clan; one minute we’re deciding that it just might be useless, and then another study begins to laud it as the best vitamin since whatever vitamins are in sliced bread. Here’s why: A recent study by the Anticancer Research now reports that it has found that patients …

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Exercise Doesn’t Reduce Hot Flashes, Shows Study

Tough news today for women going through menopause. A new study conducted by researchers with the MsFLASH Research Network shows that exercise will not help to ease hot flashes. The study, published in the North American Menopause Society’s journal Menopause, looked at 248 women, both menopausal and postmenopausal. The women kept hot flash diaries describing their flashes, night sweats, and …

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Hormone Therapy Not Recommended For Chronic Disease Prevention

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) today issued a final statement on the use of hormone therapy in post-menopausal women to prevent chronic conditions, saying that it recommends against the practice. The task force also stressed that its recommendation does not touch on whether hormone therapy should be used for women to manage menopausal symptoms. “In the past, it …

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Menopause Happens Because You Hate Your In-Laws

I’m always told by women that I should be thankful I don’t have to go through menstrual cycles or menopause. I am thankful for that, but it doesn’t mean that I’m apathetic to the female’s plight. Neither is science as it seeks to understand the causes of both, especially menopause. Women may think that nature just hates them, but a …

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