Menopause

Menopause preparedness for patient, provider, and policymaker

October 27, 2021

A more standardized approach to menopause preparedness, including educating both patients and providers, is needed to improve care and quality of life for individuals during and after menopause, according to a study in the journal Menopause.

Menstrual cycle length changes linked to increased risk of atherosclerosis

October 19, 2021

In an analysis of SWAN data, investigators found changes in menstrual cycle length within the 5 years preceding a woman's final menstrual period was associated with changes in carotid intima-media thickness and brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity.

Gene-editing technology: potential to usher in a new age in medicine

September 24, 2021

CRISPR gene-editing technology holds the potential to usher in a new age in medicine, according to a featured speaker at the North American Menopause Society Annual Meeting, being held this week in Washington, D.C.