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Menopause treatments

Trusted information about menopause treatments can be found on this page.

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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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Menopause symptoms

Most women have some symptoms during menopause. Some women will have only a few mild symptoms, but for others it is a distressing and difficult time.

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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 medication

How can medication help ease menopause symptoms? This article contains information about different types of menopause medicines, other treatment options and what to ask your doctor.

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Post menopause

Trusted information about post menopause including the affects of osteoporosis on menopause and heart disease after menopause can be found on this page.

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Bleeding after menopause

Bleeding after menopause is usually nothing to worry about, but you should always have it checked out by a doctor. Learn about possible causes and what to do next.

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Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is the name for a number of hormone therapies that can be used to treat the symptoms of menopause.

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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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Perimenopause

Perimenopause takes place as most women’s ovaries gradually stop working over a period of years, producing fewer eggs and releasing less of the hormones than usual. Learn more about how perimenopause affects women here.

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