Menopause and Scoliosis

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August 6, 2014
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Menopause Online Staff

You wouldn’t think going through menopause might require scoliosis treatment, but for many, going through menopause is tough.  Dealing with night sweats, sudden hot flashes, moodiness, and being depressed are just a few of the symptoms to look forward to.  Add another gem to the list of ailments: scoliosis.  As we age, we lose bone […]

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Menopause Symptom Relief Through Acupuncture?

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March 27, 2012
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Menopause Online Staff

It’s a fact, many of the symptoms of menopause and pre-menopause can actually be relieved through chiropractic manipulation and acupuncture. Pre-menopausal and peri-menopausal women generally have a decreasing estrogen level but the abrupt starting and stopping of the system that produces estrogen is what causes symptoms…like hot flashes insomnia, irritability, decreased sexual desire, bladder shrinkage, […]

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Oral Health and Menopause

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March 27, 2012
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Menopause Online Staff

Visiting a Gilbert dentist (http://drritapeck.com) may help but it’s a fact that menopausal women may be more at risk of having problems with oral as a result of the change in hormones. Hormones affect many body systems including how the body responds to toxins related to plaque build up. Hormones also have an impact on […]

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Hormone Replacement Therapy: Is it right choice for you?

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March 12, 2012
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Menopause Online Staff

Right up to 2002, hormone replacement therapy was commonly utilized to treat the symptoms of menopause and to safeguard long-term wellness. It was a big scale clinical trial the uncovered the associated health risks.  So what’s it all mean to you and whether or not hormone replacement therapy would benefit you? What Is Hormone Replacement […]

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Wyeth Pharmaceuticals suffers a reverse in the Little Rock breast cancer case

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March 10, 2008
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Menopause Online Staff

…. when a federal jury said the drug company was liable to the tune of $19.3 million. The drugs in question are Premarin, which is an estrogen replacement, and Prempro, which is a combination of estrogen and progestin. Wyeth has previously been sued for Premarin and Prempro and the results of these lawsuits have been […]

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Barbara Seaman, Patients Rights Advocate, death blamed on Premarin

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March 1, 2008
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Menopause Online Staff

Female patients’ rights advocate Barbara Seaman, 72, has died of complications related to lung cancer Wednesday at her home in Manhattan. Her oncologist blamed her death on the replacement hormone drug Premarin, which was prescribed to alleviate symptoms of her menopause. Barbara Seaman’s first book, The Doctors’ Case Against the Pill, has triggered debate and […]

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Wyeth Not Liable in Premarin and Prempro Hormone Replacement Therapy Case

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February 1, 2008
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Menopause Online Staff

A federal appeals court Thursday upheld a jury’s finding that Wyeth (NYSE:WYE PR) (NYSE:WYE) Pharmaceuticals wasn’t liable in the case of a Little Rock woman who got breast cancer after taking the company’s hormone-replacement therapy. Helene Rush sued the company’s parent, Wyeth, in 2005, accusing the New Jersey drug maker of negligence in its Premarin […]

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FDA Censures Compounding Pharmacies

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January 13, 2008
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Menopause Online Staff

A 2002 landmark study found that HRT drugs may raise a woman’s risk of heart attack, stroke or breast cancer which prompted may woman to stop. Many instead became interested in bio-identical hormones. Compounding pharmacies emerged as a preferred supply of these hormones. But then, according to the FDA, they started making false claims online. […]

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Alternative to Premarin and Provera

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November 4, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

Natural Woman, Natural Menopause, Benefits of bio-identical Plant Derived Hormones, Safe Alternativs to premarin and Provera, nutritional Guides, and More Those desiring alternatives to standard hormone replacement therapy (HRT) during menopause will find useful information in each of these books. All explain menopausal symptoms, current HRT treatment and side effects, the importance of particular hormones, […]

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Ginko, Memory and Menopause

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October 10, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

Poor memory in menopause is one condition for which ginkgo biloba is well worth trying. In Germany ginkgo biloba is one of the top selling products among all medicines — not just herbs! Purposes for which ginkgo is used include general brain insufficiency (memory, blood circulation), cold hands and feet, Alzheimer’s disease, tinnitus, depression, eye […]

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