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FDA approves TherapeuticsMD's menopause drug

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved TherapeuticsMD’s oral hormone therapy for menopause symptoms such as hot flashes, sleep disturbances and night sweats, the company said on Monday.

Menopause Symptoms Nearly Double the Risk of Chronic Pain

In addition to the other health conditions affected by oestrogen, it has also appears to affect pain sensitivity, according to a study published in Menopause.

Endometriosis Is More Common Than You'd Think. Here's What You Need to Know

Nine in ten young women experience the cramping or stabbing of period pain just before their monthly bleed or as it starts.

Soy may strengthen bones before and after menopause

Soy protein in food might be a way to counter the negative effects of menopause on bone health—and may also have benefits for women who haven’t yet reached menopause, a study with rats shows.

What is Menopause?

Menopause is defined as the absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. It is the time in a woman's life when the function of the ovaries ceases.