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Additional Menopause Resources
A list of additional resources for information on menopause and menopause-related issues.
Menopause and Perimenopause
Most women think of menopause as the time of life when their menstrual periods end. This usually occurs during middle age, when women are also experiencing other hormonal and physical changes. For this reason, menopause is sometimes called the "change of life."

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Related Conditions
Painful Sexual Intercourse (Dyspareunia)
Pain during or after sexual intercourse is known as dyspareunia. Women with dyspareunia may have pain in the vagina, clitoris or labia.
Hot Flashes
A hot flash is a brief feeling of intense warmth and sweating. Hot flashes commonly occur in women around the time of menopause.
Vaginal Atrophy (Atrophic Vaginitis)
Vaginal atrophy is an inflammation of the vagina that develops when there is a significant decrease in levels of the female hormone estrogen.
Vaginitis
Vaginitis (an inflammation of the vagina) can be caused by one of several different problems, including an allergic reaction to an irritating chemical, a low level of estrogen after menopause or during the menstrual cycle, a foreign body or an infection.
Uterine Cancer
Uterine cancer is the most common cancer of the female reproductive tract. There are two main types: endometrial cancer and uterine sarcoma.

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Hormone Therapy (HT)
Hormone Therapy - Weighing The Benefits And Risks
The decision whether to take estrogen involves a personal look at the risks and benefits. Here's what you should consider.
Strategies To Prevent Heart Disease In Women
Your actions today can help to prevent, delay, or minimize the effect of heart disease. The key strategy is controlling risk factors.


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