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  • Members update

    Endocrine-disrupting chemicals – are they of concern and can we really reduce our exposure; NAMS Menopause Care; HRT, dry eyes and other ocular manifestations; Recent studies on natural alternatives to hormone therapy;  Our M...
  • Cardiovascular risk assessment in women – an update

    Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in postmenopausal women. Although it is a disease of aging, vascular disease initiates much earlier in life. Thus, there is a need to be aware of the potential to prevent the dev...
  • Sex after menopause - survey

    New survey shows women still don't understand why sex hurts after menopause Women's EMPOWER survey confirms reluctance to discuss sex problems and seek treatment despite major educational efforts The Women's EMPOWER survey, an internet-based survey...
  • Are natural alternatives to estrogen replacement therapy safe?

    Although individuals often consume natural products because of their potential health benefits, a review indicates that it is not clear whether the benefits of plant-derived compounds that mimic estrogen outweigh the possible health risks.  P...
  • Heart Health Matters: World Menopause Day 2016

    The theme of this year’s World Menopause Day on 18 October is “Heart Health Matters”.  “Do what makes your heart healthy” says Professor Bronwyn Stuckey, President of the Australasian Menopause Society.  “Although menopause is natural in mo...
  • Migraine and cardiovascular risk in the menopause

    8 August, 2016:  Long ago it was perceived that migraineurs have a higher risk for ischemic stroke, mainly because of short-term pro-thrombotic alterations during attacks [1, 2]. Migraine with aura confers a lifelong 2–2.5-fold elevated risk of...
  • Menopausal hormone therapy and breast cancer: what is the true size of the increased risk?

    ...Professor Baber (International Menopause Society President) concludes “This new observational study, with the best of intentions, remains an observational study with small numbers of breast cancer cases and dose not change our overall understandin...

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