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Women’s Health

Use these links to jump directly to your topic of interest in Women's Health:

Reproduction: Contraception | Infertility | Menstruation | Menopause | Hormone Therapy

Diseases: Women's Health Topics (Index) | Breast Diseases | Cervical Diseases | Ovarian Diseases | Pelvic Inflammatory Disease | Uterine Diseases | Vaginal Diseases | Vulvar Diseases

Other Topics: General Women's Health | Lesbian Health | Reproductive System Anatomy | Breast Surgery | Gynecologic Surgery and Diagnostic Procedures | Pelvic Pain | Pelvic Support Problems | Sexual Dysfunction


Menopause

(Jump to: Overviews | Managing Menopause | Perimenopause | Premature Menopause )

Overviews
Menopause: Time for a Change:National Institute on Aging
Menopause:MedlinePlus


Managing Menopause
Managing Menopausal Symptoms:breastcancer.org
Menopause: Managing Your Body's Changes:The Hormone Foundation
Menopause Treatment Options:The Hormone Foundation
Helping Your Partner Through Menopause:Univerity of Iowa Health Care
Hot Flashes: Minimize Discomfort During Menopause:Mayo Clinic


Perimenopause (Premenopause)
Perimenopause:WomensHealth.gov


Premature Menopause
Premature Ovarian Failure:NICHD
Premature Ovarian Insufficiency:Center for Young Women's Health
Premature Ovarian Failure:MedlinePlus


Hormone Therapy

(Jump to: General Information | Drug Information | Alternatives )

General Information
Hormones and Menopause:National Institute on Aging
Facts About Menopausal Hormone Therapy:NHLBI
Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy:National Cancer Institute
Menopausal Hormone Use and Cancer: Q & A:National Cancer Institute
Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy:UpToDate Patient Information
Hormone Replacement Therapy:MedlinePlus


Drug Information
Estrogen and Estrogen with Progestin Therapies for Postmenopausal Women:FDA
Menopause Drugs: Summary of Recommendations:Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs


Alternatives to HRT
Alternatives to Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy:UpToDate Patient Information
Menopausal Symptoms and CAM:NCCAM
Alternative Therapies for Traditional Disease States: Menopause:American Academy of Family Physicians
Black Cohosh:NIH Office of Dietary Supplements
Herbal Supplement (Black Cohosh) Fails to Relieve Hot Flashes in Large NIH Trial:NIH


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