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Managing physical changes during cervical cancer

How cervical cancer affects your daily life will depend very much on what stage your disease is at, and what treatment you're having. Find out how to manage with cervical cancer.

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Early menopause

Menopause that happens earlier than the expected age of around 50 years is called premature or early menopause.

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Menopause

Find out when menopause is likely to start, common symptoms and how to relieve them, as well as possible long-term effects.

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Oestrogen

Oestrogen, a female sex hormone with many roles, controls puberty, strengthens bones and more. But too much or too little can cause medical problems.

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Ovarian cancer symptoms

The symptoms of ovarian cancer can be difficult to recognise, particularly in the early stages of the disease. Find out about ovarian cancer symptoms.

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Breast cancer awareness

Your risk of developing breast cancer increases with age. Here’s how to recognise symptoms and detect it early.

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Breast cancer prevention

Since the causes of breast cancer are not fully understood it is not possible to know if anything can prevent it altogether, but early detection is vital to good outcomes.

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Diethylstilboestrol (DES)

Links to trusted information about diethylstilboestrol (DES).

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What causes osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis is caused by bones losing their density. Some people are more at risk than others. Find out about the causes osteoporosis.

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Living with breast cancer

Most women with breast cancer have an operation as part of their treatment. Getting back to normal after surgery can take time. Learn how to manage with breast cancer.

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Fragile X syndrome

Fragile X causes intellectual disability, behavioural and learning difficulties, and physical problems. It’s the commonest genetic cause of autism.

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