If your working day is suddenly an assault course of forgetfulness, anxiety and an afternoon sob in the loo, then know this - you are not losing your mind and you can do something about it
The symptoms of peri and menopause are a blind spot for too many younger women. We all need to understand what is happening to our bodies, and take control of our health destiny.
Offering special treatment and flexi-hours is not the answer to managing menopause in the workplace. We need education, awareness and - for many of us - HRT, to really make a difference
Flagging libido? Brain fog? Low energy? We’re guessing a lot of you are nodding right now. Testosterone could be the answer. Our doctors explain why.
In this extract from the brilliantly frank and informative The Vagina Bible, a gynaecologist explains exactly what is happening to your body in the menopause years
What is ‘bioidentical’ HRT and is it your best option? Don’t believe the hype. As medical experts issue warnings against pricey bioidenticals, we unravel the confusion and get to the HRT facts.
Recent headlines have promised women a miracle menopause test: a procedure that can delay the menopause. No drugs, no symptoms, no more hassle. Is it too good to be true?
Your menopause questions come in all guises. Some are easy to group together - like HRT - and some are more general menopause questions, like these ones here. Our doctors have the answers.
Menopause and skincare is a big issue for many women. Our doctors answer your questions.
Menopause and libido is a biggie for many women. Our doctors are here to answer all your questions.
How do I know if I need a higher or lower dose of HRT is a common question. Our medical advisors answer that one, and many more.
It's a part of the body that is often ignored - until it makes its presence very much felt. You can certainly feel the effects if you don’t look after it properly. Time to pay your pelvic floor the attention it deserves.
Many women are embarrassed to seek medical help for vaginal health issues. Former nurse and sexual health advocate Samantha Evans, advises on the best lubricants for menopause vaginal dryness.
Don’t wait until midlife to start looking after your menopause health, says Dr Shahzadi Harper, a GP and women’s health expert. Your 30s are the time to start your wellbeing preparation.
Women from different ethnicities will have different menopausal and perimenopausal symptoms. We speak to a doctor who is determined to start a more inclusive conversation.
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