Chemo for Lung Cancer Tied to Early Menopause in Young Women

Chemotherapy as part of lung cancer treatment was associated with early-onset menopause in younger women, researchers reported. In an analysis of premenopausal women who were diagnosed with lung cancer before the age of 50, 64% of women who received chemotherapy said they began menopause during the year post-diagnosis, according to Elizabeth Cathcart-Rake, MD, of the […]

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Migraine Patterns Often Change During Menopause

SAN FRANCISCO — About 60% of women with migraine experience changing headache patterns around the menopause transition, with a majority of those reporting greater frequency or worsening intensity, according to research presented here. Migraine changes were most likely during the post-menopausal period — reported by 43% of study participants — and were associated with greater […]

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