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Menopause Symptoms Relief

Menopause is a time of dramatic physical and emotional changes in a woman's life. Most women have lots of questions and concerns about symptoms and how to relieve them using conventional and alternative/complementary methods. Emaxhealth reporters bring you the most up-to-date information on how to cope and live with menopause and all of its facets.

Plant Estrogens May Reverse Postmenopausal Weight Gain

Postmenopausal weight gain and plant estrogen therapy

Postmenopausal weight gain associated with a lack of estrogen is a common problem faced by women. While estrogen replacement therapies are one solution for combating postmenopausal symptoms, it does increase the risk of developing breast and uterine cancer. Researchers have recently discovered that some plant estrogens can actually reverse postmenopausal weight gain in ovariectomized obese mice without the development of mammary gland or uterine cancer.

Dr. Oz Show Shares 4 Warning Signs of Perimenopausal Rage

menopause anger

A recent episode of the Dr. Oz Show alerts viewers that women may suffer from uncontrollable surges of rage at their family members due to what he calls ‘Perimenopausal Rage.” In a companion article on The Dr. Oz Show website, Menopause Clinician Marcy Holmes writes about conquering perimenopause and lists the 4 warning signs of perimenopausal rage, also known as menopause anger.