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The Totally Normal Life Stage That Dare Not Speak Its Name

Julie Gray | Posted 03.10.2015 | Fifty
Julie Gray

Menopause. There. I said it. Menopause is why I have been unable to focus for more than very short periods. It is why I have been staying in bed with my cats a lot. It is why I have had to carry a hanky with me everywhere I go and why I have claimed it's too hot when you are wearing a sweater.

Yagana Shah

Everything You Know About Menopause Is Wrong | Yagana Shah | Posted 08.26.2014 | Fifty

Menopause. You're either dreading it or welcoming it, depending on how you look at it. On one hand, you're terrified of those hot flashes and night sw...

Women Over 50 and Our Monumental Discovery of Our Pact with the Devil

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 02.15.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Nisson Lassin

In order for women to have the parts and hormones necessary to partake in the great privilege of giving birth, women have unknowingly made a secret pact with the devil.

Breast Cancer Awareness and Football: They Go Hand in Hand

Stephanie Bender | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Stephanie Bender

Although football and breast cancer make strange bedfellows, some of the principles of football apply to us as menopausal and postmenopausal women. We need to know our game plan, just as pro players do.

5 Things Women Should Know About Menopause and Hair Loss

Alan J. Bauman | Posted 11.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Alan J. Bauman

Unlike male pattern hair loss, hereditary hair loss in women is usually a lot subtler and it can be easy to miss the early warning signs.

The Art of Aging Well

Stephanie Bender | Posted 10.28.2013 | Fifty
Stephanie Bender

Sharon Stone's comments are not only refreshing, but long overdue for all of us to consider and ultimately embrace.

Vibrators Can Be Used To Treat WHAT?

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 08.16.2013 | Fifty

Hot flashes, night sweats, shifts in moods... women suffering from menopause are well aware of the symptoms. But one of the more embarrassing symptoms...

8 Ways to Achieve Bladder Control

Mache Seibel, MD | Posted 09.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Mache Seibel, MD

Worried about getting too far from the bathroom or exercising without losing urine? That's called incontinence, and it isn't any fun. Twenty years ago...

FDA Approves First Non-Hormonal Treatment For Hot Flashes

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2013 | Fifty

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Noven Therapeutics LLC's drug to treat hot flashes associated with menopause - a surprise d...

Menopause Hormone Use Does Not Cause This

Posted 06.25.2013 | Fifty

By: Rachael Rettner, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 06/24/2013 04:06 PM EDT on LiveScience Women who start taking hormone replacement thera...

Understanding Angelina Jolie's Choices

Stephanie Bender | Posted 08.07.2013 | Fifty
Stephanie Bender

A myth, as inaccurate and dangerous as any that pervades American society, is that women enter menopause as if falling off a cliff.

Menopause: Is There an App to Turn Drab Into Fab?

Stephanie Bender | Posted 06.17.2013 | Fifty
Stephanie Bender

In the next five years, 32 million women, the tail end of the baby boom population curve, will begin to sweat. Not in anticipation of some looming, sci-fi apocalypse, but as they reach the transition from perimenopause to menopause, with flushes of heat by day and drenching sweats by night.

The Herbs That Could Help Solve Your Menopausal Woes

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 04.02.2013 | Fifty

If you often experience bothersome hot flashes, a Chinese herbal supplement may be the answer to your menopausal woes, according to a new study publis...

Daily Pill Approved For Painful Sex During Menopause

AP | Posted 04.01.2013 | Fifty

WASHINGTON -- The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved the first pill-based drug for women who experience pain during sex because of menop...

What Is Menopause Like For Men?

Posted 03.05.2013 | Fifty

Mood swings, hot flashes, sleeplessness -– everybody knows about the changes that happen to women as their levels of estrogen drop and they go throu...

My Unlikely Treatment For Menopause

Posted 03.05.2013 | OWN

By C.M. Harris As her body hurtled into menopause, C.M. Harris was desperate to feel like herself again -- until she discovered how testosterone ...

FDA Advisors Vote Against Two Drugs For Menopausal Hot Flashes

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2013 | Fifty

* U.S. FDA advisory panel votes to reject Depomed's Sefelsa * Panel also rejects Noven Pharmaceuticals menopause drug * Advisors say neither drug co...

Does Your Menopause Affect Your Mental Health?

Mache Seibel, MD | Posted 11.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Mache Seibel, MD

Many women worry that reaching menopause will tip their emotional wellbeing. If your menopause seems to be affecting your mental health, talk openly about it with your doctor.

K-Y Moisturizer Recalled by FDA: What You Should Know

Mache Seibel, MD | Posted 09.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Mache Seibel, MD

This month, J&J (Johnson and Johnson) was asked to recall more than 69,000 units of it's K-Y Liquibeads products after receiving more than 200 complaints from consumers.

Menopause: The Bitch Is Back

The Atlantic | Posted 11.29.2011 | Fifty

During menopause, a woman can feel like the only way she can continue to exist for 10 more seconds inside her crawling, burning skin is to walk scream...

Easing Menopause Symptoms With Food

Cathy Margolin, L.Ac. Dipl. OM | Posted 08.28.2011 | Healthy Living
Cathy Margolin, L.Ac. Dipl. OM

If you want to know how to turn down your body's internal "thermostat" you are in the right place. Alternative medicine, including food therapy, is a viable option for managing menopause symptoms.

10 Ways To Ease Menopause Symtoms (PHOTOS)

AOL Health | Katherine Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

If you're suffering from hot flashes, sleep disturbances or vaginal dryness, but don't want to dip your toe into the dicey waters of hormone rep...

Can Supplements Ease Menopause Symptoms?

Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

An HT alternative? Hot flashes, insomnia, mood swings, and the other symptoms of menopause can be unpleasant and difficult to manage. Hormone therap...

Blood Test May Be Able To Predict Menopause | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

MONDAY, June 28, 2010 ( -- A simple doctor's-office blood test may one day be able to predict when a woman will start menopause, possibly...