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Menopausal Women

Gwyneth Paltrow in early stages of menopause

She spoke about it in an online video for her lifestyle company Goop, which is selling a range of supplements said to help menopausal women. 

Nov 03, 2018, 10:10 AM IST

Sleep problems in menopause linked to hot flashes, depression

The study found no correlation between the likelihood of reporting poor sleep before menopause, during menopause and after menopause.

Feb 20, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

Eating hamburgers, pizza may up cancer risk

A new study suggests that besides contributing to weight gain in adults, hamburgers and pizza may up risk of cancer.

Aug 18, 2017, 21:50 PM IST

Hormone therapy may increase risk of hearing loss in menopausal women

For the study, detailed in the journal Menopause, the team examined independent links between menopausal status, oral hormone therapy, and risk of self-reported hearing loss in 80,972 women.

May 15, 2017, 00:40 AM IST

Women, beware! Traumatic experiences in childhood may elevate risk of depression during menopause

Dramatic changes in hormone levels are experienced during both puberty and menopause.

Mar 30, 2017, 23:07 PM IST

Soy-rich diet can prevent weak bones in menopausal women

Soybean foods contain chemicals known as isoflavones that are similar in structure to oestrogen and so could theoretically protect women against osteoporosis by mimicking the action of oestrogen.

Nov 02, 2015, 13:29 PM IST

Insomnia risk in women higher during menopause transition

The most common symptoms of insomnia include difficulty falling asleep, waking after sleep onset, and sleep quality. 

Oct 15, 2015, 20:42 PM IST

A drug to arrest cognitive decline in menopausal women

A drug being used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) also improves subjective and objective measures of cognitive decline commonly experienced in menopausal women, a new research has found.

Jun 12, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

Male hormone does not hamper women's libido

Failed relationships and emotional health threaten menopausal women's interest in sex more than levels of the male hormone testosterone and other naturally-occurring reproductive hormones, a study says.

Nov 21, 2014, 12:58 PM IST

Five ways to treat Menopause symptoms naturally without drugs!

Menopause is defined as the cessation of a woman's reproductive ability. In other words, it is the time in a woman's life when her period stops.

Sep 22, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Hot flashes and night sweats solutions revealed

Researchers have compared low-dose oral estrogen and low-dose non-hormonal venlafaxine hydrochloride extended release (XR) to placebo were both found effective in reducing the number of hot flashes and night sweats reported by menopausal women.

May 27, 2014, 14:17 PM IST

Healthy lifestyle can protect obese menopausal women from breast cancer

Obese, postmenopausal women are at greater risk for developing breast cancer and their cancers tend to be more aggressive than those in lean counterparts.

Dec 20, 2012, 19:31 PM IST

Cutting out dessert more effective for weight loss in menopausal women

Skipping dessert, laying off meat and cheese, and eating more fruits and eating more vegetables are the three simple rules over-50s women should follow to help them slim down, researchers say.

Aug 29, 2012, 11:03 AM IST

How exercise impacts menopausal women

Penn State researchers have suggested that attitude may play an important role in how exercise affects menopausal women.

Apr 25, 2012, 09:12 AM IST

Exercise, attitude may influence hot flashes

Attitude may influence how exercise affects menopausal women, says a new study.

Apr 15, 2012, 13:56 PM IST

Soy protein reduces progression of clogged arteries

A new study has found that soy protein reduces the progression of clogged arteries in women who were within five years of menopause.

Sep 23, 2011, 18:14 PM IST