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Mar 26, 2020
Doctor-Prescribed Self-Care

Self-care is one of the most important topics I discuss with all of my patients. Here are six tips I recommend to my patients, friends, and family for staying mentally, physically, and emotionally healthy during...

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Mar 12, 2020
Are Menopausal Women More Susceptible to New Coronavirus (Covid-19)?

Are Menopausal Women More Susceptible to the New Coronavirus? “Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” -...

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Mar 05, 2020
Can Sex Delay the Onset of Menopause?

Sexual activity does a body good. Study after study shows the positive effects a healthy sex life within a committed relationship among consenting adults has for men and women. Recent research reveals even more benefits,...

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Mar 04, 2020
Exercise Not Working Like It Used To? Menopause May Be To Blame

You are sticking to your exercise plan and are also eating the same foods. And yet, you're gaining weight, mostly around the middle. You may have developed new lumps and bumps of fat where there...

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Mar 04, 2020
Telemedicine Leads to Better Patient Outcomes

Researchers have found that “telehealth is increasingly used in nearly every aspect of women’s health care,” from virtual patient consults to monitoring post-partum blood pressure using wi-fi devices and smartphone apps. Many aspects of the patient...

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Jan 29, 2020
Recognizing the Symptoms of Menopause

You're tired, irritable, moody and generally feel off. Sometimes you wake up drenched and have trouble concentrating on routine tasks. And unlike PMS, this condition persists. You're not going crazy and you’re not alone. Gwyneth...

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Jan 02, 2020
How to Lose Weight During Menopause

Did you know the average woman gains 1.5 lbs per year during the transition into menopause? Weight gain during midlife may be common, but it’s not inevitable. Menopause spurs various physical and hormonal changes within...

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Nov 08, 2019
Why Are Hormones "Ok" Now?

This was a very honest and straightforward question I was asked a couple of weeks ago. The simple answer is that menopausal hormone therapy was never unsafe. The preponderance of data reveals that menopausal hormone therapy...

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Nov 01, 2019
Estrogen: The Telomere Anti-aging Hero

What are the causes of aging and disease? The nitty gritty causes of aging are systemic inflammation, telomere shortening, mitochondrial impairment, and an accelerated epigenetic clock. Today we’re going to talk about telomeres. Telomeres are...

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Oct 25, 2019
The Estrogen Window - What Is It, and Why Should You Care?

If you’ve ever looked into hormone replacement therapy, you may have come across something called “the critical window hypothesis”, or “the opportunity window for estrogen”. The Estrogen Window, as we like to call it, is...

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Oct 18, 2019
Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Menopause

We know that talking about menopause (or even recognizing its symptoms) is not easy, so we've  compiled a list of helpful questions to ask and recommend that you  print this list and bring with you...

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Oct 08, 2019
Why Estradiol?

One of the most frequent questions we have received is why we the only type of estrogen we recommend is estradiol even though there are 3 forms of estrogen - estrone (E1), estradiol (E2) and...

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