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13 Feb 2015

Joint RCOG/BMS statement: Lancet study examines use of HRT and ovarian cancer risk >

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.

18 Oct 2014

The 18th October is world menopause day >

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.”

01 Jul 2014

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.

20 May 2014

Channel 4’s Embarrassing Bodies is back >

The embarrassing bodies live clinic is open once again for appointments with some of the UK's top medical experts.

01 Apr 2014

Starting to experience menopausal symptoms? Help ClearBlue carry out a study >

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.

06 Jan 2014

Lack of exercise increases cancer risk in women >

British women are putting themselves at risk of developing cancer because of their lack of physical activity, a charity has warned.