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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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How to care for your skin during menopause

By the time they reach menopause — which officially begins one year after a woman’s last period — many women think they have their lives figured out. Careers are well established; children are grown and independent; and there’s more time for leisure and self-care. Yet many women in their 40s...

As Menopause Nears, Be Aware It Can Trigger Depression And Anxiety, Too

Teri Hines was in her mid-40s when she started to notice that her body was changing. Her period became irregular and more intense. "It increased in frequency, it increased in intensity and it increased in duration," she says. She began to have hot flashes, gained weight and her energy levels...

These two things before menopause could reduce hot flashes

In a new study, researchers found that maintaining a normal weight and quitting smoking before age 40 may strongly prevent hot flashes and night sweats during menopause. The research was conducted by a team at the University of Queensland and elsewhere. The team analyzed data from eight studies on more...

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Bloating is prompted by indigestion or gas in the stomach and is most often associated with a protruding stomach. Women may also say their faces show signs of being bloated or use the term bloated feet.  “I have never had to deal with bloating, but now that I am entering the peri-menopause,...

Embracing Menopause: How To Navigate Post-Reproductive Life | WWNO

Hot flashes. Insomnia. Depression. Menopause is often a list of bad symptoms or the butt of jokes. But can it also be a source of liberation?Pauline Maki, professor of psychiatry and psychology, and director of the Center for Research on Women and Gender at the University of Illinois at Chicago....

Menopause Isn’t Just a Female Problem

Menopause is typically associated with the changes that occur in women, but men can go through their own version of menopause as well. It was long believed that “male menopause” was associated with older males. Symptoms include lack of energy, weakness, low libido, and weight gain mainly as a result...

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Being underweight in your early 20s and 30s may be dangerous to your reproductive health – and beyond. According to a study published in Human Reproduction, underweight young women are 30 percent more likely to experience early menopause than normal-weight women. Nearly 80,000 women between the ages of 25 and 42 participated in...

9 Acts to Managing Menopause – Must See Videos

our friends at Genneve and they have put together a series of 9 free videos talking with experts on some of menopause’s biggest challenges.This content was originally published here.

Diet and Menopause Onset: Is There a Connection?

Diet may play a role in menopause onset, according to a British study that analyzed data from 914 women. Find out the two foods, in particular, that were associated with earlier and later age at menopause.This content was originally published here.

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Undergoing earlier menopause is a sign of a greater burden of age-related damage and dysfunction, so it should not be surprising to see that this correlates with a greater incidence of chronic disease in the years thereafter. People with a greater burden of cell and tissue damage tend to exhibit...

Acupuncture menopause treatment ‘clinically relevant’ | Cosmos

For women who want to avoid hormone treatment during menopause, relief from hot flushes might be found at the end of a needle, according to a small study out of the University of Denmark. Researchers found that acupuncture significantly reduces menopausal symptoms, primarily hot flushes, in a study of 70...

No Premature Menopause Found in Adolescents Who Receive HPV Vaccine

MedicalResearch.com Interview with:Allison L. Naleway, PhDSenior Investigator Associate Director, Science Programs Center for Health Research Kaiser PermanenteMedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study? Response: Reports of premature menopause after human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination have received a lot of media attention, including on social media, but these reports were based...

The Mindset You Need to Lose Weight in Your 40s (or Menopause)

This post has been a long time coming… just like losing weight can be. [Reading time: 14 minutes] At the end of last year I wrote a “preview” post to this one entitled 3 Quick Tips to Kickstart Weight Loss for Over 40 Women. In it, I described three things...

Premature menopause can increase multiple health problems in your 60s

In a new study, researchers found that women who experience premature menopause are almost three times more likely to develop multiple, chronic medical problems in their 60s compared to women who went through menopause at the age of 50 or 51. These are the findings from a study of 5107...

7 Healthy Nutrients to Help Manage Menopause

If you are reading this article, the chances are you are either experiencing menopause, or you want to be prepared for when the time comes. As a woman, you are probably already informed about the process of menopause, but do you know how important the diet is during menopause to...

Andropause: Male Menopause – Myth or Reality? – Exploring your mind

Is there really such a thing as male menopause? More than a few middle-aged men have reported symptoms like loss of sexual desire, weight gain, fatigue, changes in sleeping patterns, and mood swings. Some experts say that these symptoms may be caused by testosterone deficiency syndrome (hypogonadism). Specifically, this term...

Perimenopause: 6 Ways to Ease The Transition to Menopause

Before you transition into full menopause, you might experience some uncomfortable symptoms. Here’s what you can expect, along with six tips for managing perimenopause.Perimenopause is a confusing time for many women. Not quite menopause, but not normal menstruation either, perimenopause means “around menopause” and is the season of life where...

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Menopause is a state of life that is accompanied by hot flushes, night sweat, insomnia, mood swings and fatigue. The weight loss process can also get tougher, and the bones weaker. While there is no way to prevent it, a healthy diet and lifestyle can do a lot to relieve...

Menopause Stories Donna Parker: Becoming Braver and Laughing A Lot

Through history, women have shared their experiences and solutions to pass along information they didn’t get anywhere else. Now with a boost from the Internet, we honor this tradition by compiling a collection of menopause stories, updated every week. If you’d like to tell us about your menopause experience, please answer...

Break Free From Menopause – Day 3: Vaginal Health

Hey, beautiful sisters. This is Robin Nielsen and I want to talk about getting our sexy back and kind of rediscovering ourselves because as we age, and we started out feeling so great, that really goes by the wayside. It sure did for me and I was focused on anything...

How To Manage Your Sleep and Health During Menopause | Psychology Today

If you’re a woman in her 40s or 50s, you’ve probably given some thought to how perimenopause and menopause might affect your health. It’s a topic that comes up in conversation with my patients quite a bit. Sleep affects every part of your life, and has an incredibly broad influence...

Beauty products target women in menopause

A couple of months ago, Sonsoles Gonzalez, a former Procter & Gamble Co. executive, introduced a line of hair-care products she had been working on for several years. The upscale collection, which includes shampoos, hair masks and conditioners, comes packaged in trim boxes of marine blue and goldenrod in a...

CBD Oil for Menopause

CBD Oil for Menopause There comes a time in a woman’s life when her body runs out its limited supply of eggs. This brings about many changes that are extremely uncomfortable and difficult to manage. During this time hormone levels fluctuate, which can cause a myriad of unexpected symptoms such...

Managing Menopause Change With Homesteading Strength – The Homestead Survival

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