Tag Archives: NAMS

Hot Flashes Could Signal Increased Risk of Heart Disease

Hot Flashes Could Signal Increased Risk of Heart Disease Study shows younger midlife women with hot flashes more likely to have poor vascular function CLEVELAND, Ohio (April 12, 2017)—Hot flashes, one of the most common symptoms of menopause, have already ...

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Weight Loss Actually Possible After Menopause

Weight Loss Actually Possible After Menopause  Study proves effectiveness of exercise in managing weight and hot flashes in postmenopausal women, even those who were previously sedentary  CLEVELAND, Ohio (February 15, 2017)—Talk to a woman in menopause and you’re likely to ...

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DEAR RED HOT MAMAS- OCTOBER 2016

Autumn is the second spring when every leaf is a flower” – Albert Camus Dear Red Hot Mamas, As Hurricane Matthews hammered Florida, the winds and heavy rains enveloped Orlando, Florida where the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) held its ...

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DHEA Improves Vaginal Discomfort After Menopause

DHEA Improves Vaginal Discomfort After Menopause New phase III trial takes this estrogen alternative a step closer to approval CLEVELAND, Ohio (January 5, 2016)—A new phase III trial with positive results is taking intravaginal DHEA a step closer to governmental ...

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Postmenopausal Women Prefer Vaginal Estrogen

New study demonstrates women’s willingness to use vaginal estrogen despite fears of hormones; justifies use of local estrogen in addition to systemic hormone therapy CLEVELAND, Ohio (August 12, 2015)—Local vaginal estrogen (VE) appears to have escaped the shroud of doubt ...

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