Tag: "perimenopause" at medical news
Estrogen Therapy Protects Against Fading Mental Powers: Study
...ed deterioration if it is given around the time of perimenopause
- the period before menopause when production of the sex hormones estrogen and progesterone begins to ease off. The findings indicate that the debate on the potential benefits of HRT is not over yet, said John Morrison, a professor in the departmen...
Women With Severe Hot Flashes May Have Increased Chronic Sleep Problem
... women’s menopausal status and found that women in perimenopause
were more likely to have difficulty falling asleep, non-restful sleep, and overall dissatisfaction with sleep. One-third of perimenopausal and postmenopausal women reported that they believed insomnia was related to the development of menopause. Th...
Menopause in Women May Cause Depression
...nosed with major depression. But those who entered perimenopause
during the study period were almost twice as likely as those who didn't to develop significant symptoms of depression, according to the findings of the study that appeared in the April issue of the journal Archives of General Psychiatry. The risk w...
Depressed women show signs of earlier onset of Perimenopause
... a history of depression had 1.2 times the rate of perimenopause
than women with no history of depression. Women wh...ning of the study had twice the risk of an earlier perimenopause
and those women who took antidepressants had thrice the risk of an earlier perimenopause