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Can "Cooling" Images Help Hot Flashes and Night Sweats?
Women who specifically pictured images associated with coolness during hypnotherapy or meditation tend to have a dramatic decrease in hot flashes that are experienced just before menopause, a new American...
Why Menopausal Woman Can't Sleep
Are you approaching the stage in your life when menopause  is starting to set in? You may be prepared to deal with things like hot flashes and mood swings, but...
20 Ways To Help Combat Night Sweats and Hot Flashes
I saw a middle aged lady walking across the street holding a coffee cup on her head. When I asked her what she was doing she said, “I’m trying to...
11 Tips To Help Manage Menopause Through Diet and Exercise
As a woman enters perimenopause she begins to experience a variety of symptoms. She might have hot flashes or night sweats, feel irritable, anxious or have headaches. Other symptoms include...
Combat Menopause Naturally
Doctors traditionally offer  women going through menopause drugs like HRT to help ease their symptoms, but with the continuing controversy over hormone replacement therapy, many women seem to be seeking...
Yoga Can Help Menopausal Symptoms
Postmenopausal women who do yoga regularly may have less insomnia and menopausal symptoms and improved quality of life, suggests a small, randomized, controlled study found on the US National Library...
6 Ways To Not Have My Mother's Menopause
I can recall my mothers' hot flashes, sleepless nights, or unexpected mood swings ,sagging skin, and wrinkles -- with apprehension. One women told me that her mother always told her ...
5 Tips To Eat Well & Prevent Menopause Symptoms
Menopause marks the end of a woman's menstrual cycling and fertility and is a condition that all women experience as they age. It occurs when the ovaries cease producing oestrogen...
Insomnia and Menopause
 If you’re going through menopause, you may have noticed that your body is having a more difficult time than usual getting to sleep and staying asleep. That’s in part because...
Hair Changes and Menopause: Are You Plucking Your Chin?
Women entering into menopause not only report having night sweats and hot flashes, but often report a significant change in their hair compared to when they were cycling regularly. They...
Menopausal Hot Flashes May Be a Good Sign for Heart
You are enjoying a night out with friends when it starts; first you feel flush, then a sensation of warmth crawls down your body. Soon you begin perspiring and you...
Do you need Vitamin D supplements?
Doctors have been checking vitamin D levels on their patients the last year or so, due to an abundance of data showing the benefits of vitamin D. It is interesting...
Is There A Genetic Test to Predict Early Menopause?
Can we determine how soon we'll be dealing with all those pesky menopausal symptoms like night sweats and hot flashes? The findings, recently published in Human Molecular Genetics, could have...
Cooling the Symptoms of Menopause Without Hormones
Patricia Gordon was having three or four hot flashes a day. “They would come on at any time. I could be in a meeting and my face would turn red,...
Help Sleep Issues In Women
We all know that sleep often becomes more difficult as we age. Some of us who’ve accumulated a certain number of birthday cards know this first hand! We also know...
Antidepressants for Hot Flashes?
A new study shows antidepressants can help reduce hot flashes and night sweats in menopausal women. In the study, Ellen Freeman, Ph.D., of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine,...
8 Ways To Prevent Weight Gain During Menopause
Those going through menopause may have noticed a few extra pounds around their waist lately. There is no need to worry though, because you are definitely not alone.  Besides hot...
4 Ways to Beat Menopause Fatigue
Menopause and Fatigue: How to Beat it Women going through menopause know that fatigue is just as common as the frustrating hot flashes, night sweats and other symptoms that come...
4 Ways To Combat Hot Flashes
Are you, or someone you love suffering from hot flashes due to menopause or another condition? Are you looking for top-notch hot flash remedies and solutions for helping you get...
Can Green Tea Help Menopausal Symptoms?
There are so many issues we face as we go through menopause. We all know about the hot flashes, night sweats and memory issues, but another huge problem is the...
Menopause And Insomnia: How Hormones And Hot Flashes Affect Sleep
If you're within a few years of menopause, you may find yourself channel-surfing at 3 a.m. the morning for the first time in your life. Hormonal ups and downs may...