In addition to night sweats and hot flashes, menopause can be accompanied by mood swings as well as bouts of depression. Here’s how to cope.
Getting a good night’s sleep can become difficult as you get older and find yourself combatting menopause symptoms. Try these tips for better slumber.
In addition to chest pain, warning signs of a heart attack can include shortness of breath, nausea, and neck or back pain.
An estimated 25 percent of American women over 50 experience compression fractures in their lifetime. Here’s what to know about this common source of back pain.
You wake up sweaty, your heart beating rapidly. If you’re a woman about age 50, your symptoms could be the result of menopause, but maybe it’s your thyroid.
The thyroid produces hormones that regulate metabolism. This affects every organ in your body, as well as heart rate, blood pressure, and body temperature.
Here are the reasons the health benefits of soy outweigh the potential dangers.
More than 3 million Americans a year seek out acupuncture as a treatment for what ails them. But does it really work?
The major concern associated with postmenopausal bleeding is to exclude the possibility of endometrial cancer.
Some studies report that as many as 60 percent of women notice memory problems at midlife. Here’s what may be behind it, and what to do about it.