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Have Hot Flashes? You May Be at Higher Risk for Breast Cancer

Menopausal women who experience persistent hot flashes or night sweats are more likely to develop breast cancer than women who don’t have hot flashes.

By Diane Domina

Tech Tools to Help Manage Hot Flashes

Menopause can come with some not-so-fun symptoms, including hot flashes. Here are some handy gadgets to help manage them.

By Katherine Malmo

Tips and Products to Help You Sleep During Menopause

Night sweats and hot flashes keeping you awake? These suggestions can help.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

How Does Menopause Impact Heart Health?

Changes during this time can impact the health of your entire body, including your heart.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

How to Take Care of Your Vision During Menopause

If you are a woman of menopausal age, taking a proactive approach to your eye health is key.

By Malaika Hill

How to Handle Weight Gain at Menopause

Learn why you may struggle with weight during midlife and get strategies to help.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

Does Menopause Weaken Your Immune System?

Menopause is a time of many changes, and those changes can reduce your immunity. Here’s what you should know.

By Eileen Bailey

How to Know if You're in Perimenopause

What is perimenopause, anyway? And what are the symptoms? Learn more here.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Post-Menopausal Women Should Not Use Hormonal Therapy to Prevent Chronic Conditions

The latest guidelines no longer support the use of hormone therapy to prevent diseases like heart disease and breast cancer. Here’s why.

By Eileen Bailey

Good News for Women on Menopause Hormone Therapy

If you’re struggling with hot flashes and vaginal symptoms, is hormone therapy right for you? New guidelines say it’s not as risky as once thought.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.