Local Doctor Weighs In On Jolie’s Tough Decision To Have Ovaries, Fallopian Tubes RemovedAngelina Jolie says she had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed last week to ensure she has a long life with her husband and six children.
Pitt Study: Menopause A Particular Time For Cholesterol ConcernAt menopause, typically around age 50, the ovaries shut down and a woman's hormones change.
New Study Says Men Are Cause Of MenopauseCanadian researchers think they have the answer for why women eventually hit menopause: men.
Women With Dense Breast Tissue At Greater Risk For Breast CancerSometimes a mammogram shows a woman's breasts are dense – a reflection of the hormone estrogen. Women who have very dense tissue are at greater risk for developing breast cancer and it can be harder for mammograms to show a tumor.
Study Aims For Best Way To Lose Weight After Menopause With the change of life, women stop having their periods, but also, they might start gaining weight. A local researcher is looking at what types of activities will keep post-menopausal women active for the long run, for a better weight and better health.
Hormone Replacement Therapy Risky For Women