Hot flushes in menopausal women associated with worsening memory function
According to a study published in Menopause, hot flushes during the menopause may be associated with memory impairments and alterations in brain memory circuits.Healio
Condition: Genitourinary Symptoms Intervention: Behavioral: Pelvic floor muscles training (PFMT) combined with yoga Sponsors: National Yang Ming University; National Science Council, Taiwan Completed
Studies investigating the potential link between adult pre-menopausal obesity [as measured by body mass index (BMI)] and triple-negative breast cancer have been inconsistent. Recent studies show that BMI is not an exact measure of metabolic health; individuals can be obese (BMI> 30 kg/m2) and metabolically healthy or lean (BMI
Conditions: Electric Stimulation Therapy; Frailty; Women Interventions: Other: High-frequency electrical muscle stimulation training; Other: Low-frequency electrical muscle stimulation training Sponsor: Universidad Complutense de Madrid Recruiting
Correction to: Joint recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of vulvo-vaginal atrophy in women in the peri- and post-menopausal phases from the Società Italiana per la Menopausa (SIM) and the Società Italiana della Terza Età (SIGiTE). Minerva Ginecol. 2019 Dec;71(6):478 Authors: Cagnacci A, Gallo M, Gambacciani M, Lello S, Società Italiana della Menopausa (SIM) and the Società Italiana di Ginecologia della Terza Età (SIGiTE) Abstract This corrects the article DOI: 10.23736/S0026-4784.19.04469-1. PMID: 32064829 [PubMed - in process]
Prevention of vaginal dryness in perimenopausal women. Supplementation with Lady Prelox®. Minerva Ginecol. 2019 Dec;71(6):434-441 Authors: Cesarone MR, Belcaro G, Scipione C, Scipione V, Dugall M, Hu S, Cotellese R, Feragalli B, Ledda A Abstract BACKGROUND: The aim of this pilot registry study was to use a standardized supplement (Lady Prelox®, Horphag Research) - including Pycnogenol®, l-arginine, L-citrulline and rose hip extract - to improve signs and symptoms associated with vaginal dryness in pre and post-menopausal healthy women. A group of women used only a standard management (SM) a...
Authors: Cagnacci A, Gambacciani M, Gallo M, Lello S, Executive Committee of the Italian Society of Menopause (SIM) and of the Italian Society of Gynecology of the Third Age (SIGiTE) PMID: 32064823 [PubMed - in process]
Often we don’t really consider gender dynamics in treatment or medication. A lot of medications are only tested on men because of the risk of pregnancy, etc. This means there are whole drugs that have made it to market that may not have ever been tested with women. Schizophrenia affects women in many different ways than men. In this episode schizophrenic Rachel Star Withers and cohost Gabe Howard discuss differences in age, symptoms, treatments, lifestyle, parenthood in the genders as they experience schizophrenia. Dr. Hayden Finch joins to explain the medical side. Highlights in “Schizophrenia in Women...
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) A healthy diet rich in fruits and vegetables is known to benefit the human body in so many ways. Now a new study suggests that it may also play a role in lessening various menopause symptoms. Study results are published online today in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS).
In this study, we evaluated the changes in BMD according to adjuvant treatment in premenopausal women with breast cancer.MethodsBetween 2006 and 2010, BMD data of 910 premenopausal women with breast cancer before operation and 1, 2, 3.5, and 5 years post-operation were retrospectively analyzed. The patients were divided according to the type of treatment: observation (O), tamoxifen (T), chemotherapy (C), C followed by T (C → T), and gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist with T (G + T).ResultsAfter 5 years of follow-up, BMD changes were similar between the T and O groups ...
ConclusionsIn contrast to prior reports, older breast cancer survivors were not more likely to experience recurrent falls than age-matched counterparts. These findings underscore the need for incorporation of cancer-free control populations in survivorship studies to distinguish cancer sequelae from processes related to aging.