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6 Menopause Myths Debunked

Many previously taboo subjects, like menopause, are more openly talked about today.

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Goodbye Uteri, You Served Your Purpose

In a few weeks, we will part. I’m 56 and sadly, you are more of a liability now. You challenged me over the years, but together we did great things.

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Could soy supplements, herbal remedies reduce hot flashes?

Some studies tied black cohosh therapies to a lessening of overall menopause symptoms score but not specifically to fewer hot flashes or night sweats.

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Soybean foods may protect against osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a common condition where bones become brittle and fragile from tissue loss, causing 9 million fractures worldwide every year. In women, bone loss occurs most quickly in the years immediately after menopause.

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Taming hot flashes: What works, what doesn’t

Some three-quarters of North American women have menopausal hot flashes, but many cannot use hormones for medical reasons or choose not to.

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