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About Stress Urinary Incontinence

I’m Dr. George Ibrahim, and I’m going to explain a little bit about what stress urinary incontinence is, what causes it and touch on what can be done about it. Urologists specialize in urinary problems in both men and women. As a Duke trained urologist and associate clinical professor, I’ve been treating this problem and […]

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Vaginal Sling and Mesh for Treating Incontinence

Vaginal Sling and Mesh for Treating Incontinence I’d like to discuss a topic that you don’t hear about that often, but is extremely common amongst women. Urinary Continence Induced Bladder Leakage Bladder leakage caused by stress urinary incontinence affects millions of women in the US. It’s reported that up to 50% of women over the […]

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What is the Difference Between Perimenopause and Menopause – Pediaa.Com

The main difference between perimenopause and menopause is that perimenopause is the first stage of natural menopause, which starts 8-10 years before menopause whereas menopause is the point when a woman no longer gets menstrual periods.  Perimenopause, menopause, and postmenopause are the three stages of the natural menopause, which is the permanent ending...

Menopause symptoms, complications and causes

This is the time that marks the end of the menstrual cycles. Menopause is diagnosed after you have gone 12 months without a menstrual period.This content was originally published here.

Life with Menopause Archives | Bottom Line Inc

Sexy Smoothies and MoreImprove your sex life…and help your heart… Everybody knows about the “little blue pill” (also known as Viagra). It and similar drugs help men perform sexually by opening up and relaxing blood vessels in the penis. But some men suffer headaches, stomach upset and other side effects....

Menopause Weight Gain 16 years post Roux-en-Y

Hi there, I just joined this site looking for support and suggestions on my 1st major weight gain 16 years post a very successful gastric bypass surge...This content was originally published here.

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10 Common Symptoms That A Woman Is Going Through Menopause

Menopause is definitely a tricky time. Many women experience unpleasant symptoms during this period caused by hormonal imbalance. The duration and severity of the symptoms may vary from person to person. Typically, a woman starts noticing these unusual signs around her mid-40’s when her reproductive capability comes to the end,...

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Menopause Syndrome Can Be Regulated by Diet – Weight Loss Tips

Do you know that the symptoms of menopause are controlled by fruits, vegetables, protein, and good fat. The most common disease in the menopause is the most common symptom. Stress is unstable, easily irritated, depressed, stress-free, stress, palpitations, swelling, headache, dizziness, depression, decreased sexual desire, vomiting of vaginal dryness many...

Risk Factors for Early Menopause

Skip links View as slideshow Conditions10 Signs You Could Be Headed for Early MenopauseTina DonvitoEven if you haven’t started getting hot flashes yet, these risk factors could mean you’re in for “the change” earlier than you expected. Your mom went through menopause earlypixelheadphoto digitalskillet/ShutterstockThe average age of menopause is 51,...

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Early menstruation linked to increased menopause symptoms — ScienceDaily

School of Public Health researchers analysed data from more than 18,000 middle aged women across the UK, USA and Australia, as part of the Life course Approach to reproductive health and Chronic disease Events (InterLACE) international collaboration. UQ's Dr Hsin-Fang Chung said the study showed women who started menstruating aged...

Top 8 Tips to Lose Weight During Menopause — Diet Doctor

Are you a woman in your mid-40s to mid-60s? Have you found that your belly is getting thicker? Are you gaining weight no matter what you do? Maybe you’ve been dieting and exercising but the pounds are stubbornly hanging on? We’re here to help. This guide tells you what you...

Menopause Age and Your Risk for Diabetes

The average age at which a women hits menopause is 51. In the years that follow, her risk for diabetes goes up dramatically. You can’t blame menopause—entirely. Risk increases with age for everyone—men and women—especially over age 45.But the hormonal changes that happen with menopause play a role. Starting in...

An Effortless Menopause

A normal part of women’s lives, menopause happens gradually over about a year, during which the ovaries cease producing eggs and menstrual cycles gradually end.Lifestyle, diet, and stress may play a role during the menopause transition, creating or aggravating common symptoms such as hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia, and mood...

Natural Home Remedies to Reduce Symptoms of Menopause

Menopause is not any kind of illness as it is a miserable phase of a woman’s life. It is defined as the time of permanent declination of menstrual cycle due to the natural destruction of ovarian oocytes. It takes place when a woman reaches up to her late 40s that...

Alzheimer’s And Menopause

A new study from Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City looked into whether is responsible for brain changes among mid-life women. The changes seen weren’t related to any signs of memory loss, but the findings suggest that declines in estrogen are involved in biomarker abnormalities related to Alzheimer’s disease....

Your diet could affect when women hit menopause

A new study, published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, has found that certain food groups could affect the age at which the menopause starts. Researchers from the University of Leeds used data about the health and reproductive history of more than 14,150 women living in the UK....

Menopause Facts and Myths: What Really Happens When the ‘Pause Hits

Read time: 5 minutesThe groundbreaking All in the Familyepisode about Edith Bunker going through “the change” aired in 1972. I was a tender 13 at the time, yet “Edith’s Problem” really struck me—and came back to me four decades later when menopause loomed.I wondered if my experience would be similar...

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Menopause and Marijuana: Is Cannabis a Key to Ease Symptoms?

Thanks to mood changes, insomnia, weight gain and hot flashes, menopause can be extremely uncomfortable for many. As a result, some women turn to hormone replacement or antidepressants to alleviate symptoms. However, these treatments aren’t always effective and can carry major risks, which may be why more women are turning...

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Can Your Diet Delay Menopause?

Eating certain foods may be linked to a delayed or hastened onset of menopause, a new study from England finds. Chowing down on fresh legumes, such as peas and green beans; and oily fish, such as salmon, sardines and mackerel; may be linked to a delay in the onset of...

The unflattering link between menopause and weight gain

WellnessThe unflattering link between menopause and weight gainposted by Chris ValentineWomen experience when they cease to ovulate and when their monthly period finishes. This can happen over a period of months and years, but for some women it happens relatively quickly. Women who are going through menopause often undergo a...

Eat And Drink These 6 Things During Menopause

Ladies, we have all experienced the ups and downs associated with our menstrual cycle. Between the cramps and mood swings, we often dream about the days when these symptoms will no longer surface on a monthly basis — but be careful what you wish for. Menopause will follow. For those...

Taking Premarin Or Prempro For Menopause? You May Want To Stop After Reading This!

Every year, doctors prescribe hormone replacement therapy (HRT) — also referred to as menopausal hormone therapy — to hundreds of thousands of women experiencing menopausal symptoms. One of the most widely prescribed drugs for HRT is made from animal waste. The drug is Premarin, an estrogen-therapy drug manufactured by Wyeth...

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How to Cure Menopause Night Sweats

Fluctuating combined with elevated levels of stimulating hormone and lutenizing hormone are believed to be some of the major factors behind menopausal symptoms. The hypothalamus functions as the body's thermostat. When the internal temperature rises during , the hypothalamus overreacts in an attempt to the temperature and initiates various physiological...

Profemin Review: Treat Your Menopause Stage With This Safe Supplement!

Profemin Overview – Every human being irrespective of the gender face health issues, which they cannot ignore when the time passes on. For women, it is very difficult to deal with the menopause, which is the stage that is happening in all women when the formation of estrogen from ovaries...