Symptom management in women undergoing the menopause.

This article outlines the symptoms of the menopause and the available treatments for these, including hormone replacement therapy, non-hormonal treatments and alternative therapies, and discusses how nurses can assist women undergoing the menopause to improve their health and quality of life during this often challenging time. PMID: 29363891 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Nursing Standard - Category: Nursing Authors: Tags: Nurs Stand Source Type: research

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Conclusion Pelvic floor muscle training increases pelvic floor muscle strength more in women who are not using hormone therapy than in women using hormone therapy. Trial registration ClinicalTrials.gov NCT02549729. [Ignácio Antônio F, Herbert RD, Bø K, Rosa-e-Silva ACJS, Lara LAS, Franco MdM, Ferreira CHJ (2018) Pelvic floor muscle training increases pelvic floor muscle strength more in post-menopausal women who are not using hormone therapy than in women who are using hormone therapy: a randomised trial. Journal of Physiotherapy XX: XX–XX]
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research
Condition:   Menopause Interventions:   Other: Complex intervention in sexual health;   Other: Usual care Sponsors:   Gerencia de Atención Primaria, Madrid;   Fundación de Innovación e Investigación Biomédica de Atención Primaria-Madrid Recruiting
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Condition:   Vulvovaginal Atrophy Intervention:   Device: Hydeal-D vaginal pessaries Sponsor:   Fidia Farmaceutici s.p.a. Completed
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Condition:   Menopause Interventions:   Other: Complex intervention in sexual health;   Other: Usual care Sponsors:   Gerencia de Atención Primaria, Madrid;   Fundación de Innovación e Investigación Biomédica de Atención Primaria-Madrid Recruiting
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Condition:   Vulvovaginal Atrophy Intervention:   Device: Hydeal-D vaginal pessaries Sponsor:   Fidia Farmaceutici s.p.a. Completed
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Authors: Indraccolo U, Ranaldi R, Mirabile M, Centurioni R Abstract A non-menopausal women underwent gynecological evaluation for spotting and menstrual irregularities. After first line gynecological assessments, the patient underwent office hysteroscopy. By using an in-office technique, two isthmic endometrial polyps and one cervical polyp were removed. One endometFial polyp was found to harbor a B-cell high-grade lymphoma just on the apex (found to be necrotic). The following staging examinatioIns and the pathological assessment of the endometrium, the uterus, the adnexa, and the lymphatic regional nodes did not ...
Source: European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology - Category: OBGYN Tags: Eur J Gynaecol Oncol Source Type: research
The objective of this study was to identify if the bladder microbiome in healthy women varies with age and menopausal status.
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: Full length article Source Type: research
This study confirmed that early age at menarche for premenopausal women and surgical menopause and late age at natural menopause for postmenopausal women were associated with the development of thyroid cancer. Our results support the hypothesis that exposure to estrogens increases the risk of thyroid cancer.
Source: European Journal of Cancer Prevention - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Research Papers: Head & Neck Cancer Source Type: research
Crippling endometriosis led Katy to voluntarily go into menopause to give her reproductive system a break.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Condition:   Menopause Intervention:   Drug: Estrogel Sponsors:   Viramal Limited;   Simbec Research Recruiting
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