Effects of Menopause


Making It Through Menopause With Information and Support

Using the Web is a good way to learn about menopause. You can read about everything from the common issues to the rarer experiences, as well as things you can do to help yourself.

What are Menopause and Perimenopause?

While menopause is a natural life stage, some women enter the phase earlier than expected, either ... read more »

Perimenopause and Menopause Symptoms

In this section, you will find Web sites that review the signs of menopause, blood tests for ... read more »

Menopause Symptom Relief

Many women going through menopause experience signs and symptoms that can be uncomfortable but ... read more »

Effects of Menopause

Although menopause is a natural part of a woman’s life, health problems can crop up during perimenopause and during postmenopause. Some can be merely unpleasant (sexual side effects or bladder control issues) while others can be life threatening (heart disease and diabetes). In this section, you will find Web sites that review various health issues and what may be done either to prevent them, slow their progress, and/or treat them.

Dulcinea's Insight

  • Some problems that may occur after menopause can be serious, so it’s best to speak with your doctor about any concerns you may have. The Web is a great place to do your initial research so you can learn what questions to ask your doctor and have an easier time understanding the answers.

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Menopause Research and News

In this section, there are a few sites that can help you find the latest research findings and ... read more »

Menopause Support

Many women can identify with others going through this stage or phase of life, and connecting with ... read more »

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