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Menopause

Don't Believe Everything You Hear About Menopause

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Menopause Myth #1: Your Sex Life Is Over


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Menopause Myth #2: Hormone Therapy Is Dangerous


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Menopause Myth #3: Menopause occurs in your 50s


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Menopause Myth #4: Weight Gain Is Inevitable


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Menopause Myth #5: Your Gyno Is Well-equipped to Deal With Menopause


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Menopause Myth #6: Hot Flashes Don't Last Long


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Menopause Myth #7: Soy Is Nature's Hormone Therapy


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Menopause Myth #8: You're Doomed for Osteoporosis


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Menopause Myth #9: The 'Pause = Memory Loss


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Menopause Myth #10: Hormones Are the Only Treatment Options


Holly Pevzner

Holly Pevzner

@HollyPez

Holly Pevzner specializes in creating health, nutrition, parenting and pregnancy content for a variety of publications, such as EatingWell, Family Circle, Parents, and Real Simple. Before becoming a full-time writer, Holly held senior staff positions at Prevention, Fitness, and Self magazines, covering medical health and psychology. She was also a contributing editor at Scholastic Parent & Child magazine. She resides with her family in Brooklyn, New York.