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Early Menopause

When your body starts to change before 40

Early menopause is defined as menopause that happens before age 40. A diagnosis of early menopause is made with a follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) test, which is a measure of ovarian function. 455 more words

Pregnancy

For Many Women, Hot Flashes Continue 7 Years After Menopause

What You Need to Know: More than half of women experience menopause-relatedhot flashes and night sweats for 7 years or more.

The Evidence: Nancy Avis, PhD, a professor of social sciences and health policy at the Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and colleagues collected data on 1,449 women who took part in the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN) from February 1996 through April 2013. 321 more words

Breast Cancer

Everyday items could be leading some women into early menopause

A new study suggests things like, plastics, personal care products and other common household items are leading some women into early menopause.

Dr. Heather Chauhan joined us to explain what could be happening. 28 more words

Live At 9

Early Menopause Linked to Early Onset Dementia

Did you go through menopause earlier than expected? Then there’s something you should be aware of: an early menopause/early dementia link. A Dutch researcher suggests that women… 162 more words

Other

Just Trust God for a New Day

When writer and blogger Arabah Joy called for Just Trust Stories to support the release of her book Trust Without Borders, I knew immediately that I wanted to write about being barren and yet trusting God for a child. 718 more words

Christian Living

a summer in brief

So last time I posted was after that miserable failure of an IVF in April.  Around that time I hit a point where it was no longer helpful to talk about my shrinking window, my crusty ovaries, or my dwindling hopes.   716 more words

Fertility

Hot and Bothered and not in a good way ^_~

Hello to all those ladies out there that have started early menopause like me and are searching for a place and a person who just might be able to help and/or understand what we are going through. 1,254 more words

Bioidentical Hormone Doctors