For some women depression in their 40s can be hormonal as Ursula Hirschkorn - writing in The Telegraph, 30 June 2015 - found out, and since being treated with tailored Hormone Replacement Therapy her quality of life has vastly improved.
Are you a woman 45 or older? Please support the work of the RCOG Women’s Network by doing this survey on the health needs of older women.
Following a two year development process examining the diagnosis and management of menopause, in which the British Menopause Society has been a prominent stakeholder, the draft guideline is available for viewing and comment from 1 June to 13th July 2015.
Regular blood tests can provide early detection of 86% of ovarian cancers. These are the first results of a 14-year trial of more than 46,000 women.
A study published today in The Lancet, looks at short-term use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and the possible increased risk of ovarian cancer.
Organised by Leeds Endometriosis Support Group and Endometriosis UK, the event is called the ‘Primrose Ball’. It will be hosted on 7th March 2015 at the Park Plaza in Leeds and it is in aid of Endometriosis UK.
The International Menopause Society is marking the day by publishing a report encouraging women to “have a health audit – and take action at the time of the menopause to avoid chronic diseases in later life.”
Mind the Gap… in your knowledge: Urgent Need to Educate Women and Healthcare Professionals in Good Health Post 50
At the British Menopause Society 24th annual conference, which was held in Harrogate last week, chairman Eddie Morris launched the ‘Mind the Gap. . . ‘ campaign.
The embarrassing bodies live clinic is open once again for appointments with some of the UK's top medical experts.
Are you or someone you know starting the change of life? Clearblue is looking for women going through the menopause to provide daily early morning urine samples for up to one menstrual cycle.