Menopause

Menopause

Menopause without hormone therapy: what are the alternatives?

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CHN Complementary and Alternative Health Affiliate
CHN Women's Health Affiliate
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Canadian Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Suggests the information areas women should investigate before using a natural health product (NHP). Lists the herbal medicines typically used to relieve menopausal symptoms. Provides advice on precautions to take if purchasing an NHP.

Menopause & hormone therapy

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National Women's Health Information Center
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2003
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Bethesda, MA

Provides information and recent research findings on menopause, hormone therapy, and alternatives. Includes listings of organizations and publications. Provides suggestions on how to communicate with your health provider.

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Scientific workshop menopausal hormone therapy: Natcher Conference Center Bethesda, MD: October 23-24, 2002

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National Institutes of Health and Department of Health and Human Services USA
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2002
Publication Place: 
Bethesda, MD

Set of four volumes presented to participants at Scientific Workshop Menopausal Hormone Therapy Conference held in Bethesda, MD, in 2002. Titles include: Selected Articles, Program Booklet, List of Speakers and Participants, and Public Statements.

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MENO.S55 2002

Natural hormones: are they a safe alternative?

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Amy Allina
Adriane Fugh-Berman
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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2003
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Winnipeg, MB

Examines the safety and efficacy of natural hormones most commonly promoted to women at menopause, including DHEA, estriol, melatonin, natural progesterone and ipriflavone.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Menopause

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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2003-2005
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Winnipeg, MB

Provides an overview of menopause. Describes perimenopause and menopause, including a list of signs and symptoms. Provides tips on preparing for menopause and suggests other resources.

Menopause home test: save your $$$

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Tony Scialli
Adriane Fugh-Berman
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003
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Winnipeg, MB

Criticizes the usefulness of the Menopause Home Test, a newly marketed product aimed at midlife women to monitor their hormonal status.

Recent studies on menopause and pain

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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2003
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Winnipeg, MB

Briefly examines results of studies being conducted on how women experience pain during their midlife years.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Challenges of change: midlife, menopause and disability

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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
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Marina Morrow
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the barriers and challenges disabled women face as they approach midlife and menopause. Details how women with disabilities have particular information and service needs during their menopausal years.

Menopause and heart disease

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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2003-2005
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Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the relationship between menopause and heart disease. Highlights current guidelines about using hormone therapy and the risks for heart disease.

Alternatives to hormone therapy

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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2005
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Winnipeg, MB

Provides reasons some women choose not to use hormone therapy in menopause. Lists self-care strategies to manage menopausal symptoms. Discusses various complementary and alternative therapies women use to help menopausal symptoms.

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