Menopause

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Menopause

Women who are older when they enter menopause may have a slight advantage when it comes to keeping key memory skills as they age, British researchers report.

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Menopause

There could be a link between the severity of a woman's menopausal symptoms and her risk of heart disease, a new study suggests.

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Menopause

Women who began puberty early are more likely to be overweight, a new study reports.

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Older women don't have to hit the gym to stay healthy, because a stair-climbing workout appears to do the trick, researchers report.

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For many women in or past menopause, vaginal dryness is a recurring symptom. But a new report finds that several treatments work equally well -- regardless of their price tag.

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Menopause can bring on a host of complaints, including sleep disruptions. Now, researchers say that hot flashes and depression are strongly tied to sleep woes.

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