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Treating VVA: Objective and Subjective Measure of Benefit

January 15, 2015

Approved treatments of menopause-related symptoms can have narrow indications, but they may offer broader relief of the most bothersome menopause symptoms.

Improving Sexual Function in Postmenopausal Women

November 06, 2014

How much does ospemifene really help in the improvement of sexual function in postmenopausal women? David Portman, MD, discusses new study findings.

Associations of Genitourinary Symptoms in Menopause

October 28, 2014

New research has found that certain troublesome lower urinary tract symptoms are significantly associated with other troubling characteristics.

Add Sex Therapist to Your Ob/Gyn Repertoire

October 28, 2014

Sheryl Kingsberg, PhD, professor of reproductive biology and psychiatry, explains how OB/GYNs can provide office-based sex therapy by telling patients these 5 things.

Use the PLISSIT Model for Patients With Low Libido

October 21, 2014

Many sexual desire problems in women can be addressed without a prescription, but OB/GYNs must first develop skills for frank discussions with patients about sex.

Activity Tracker for Sleep Habits in Menopause?

October 20, 2014

When evaluating vasomotor symptoms in menopause, including sleep-wake cycles, have you ever considered the utility of an activity tracker?

NAMS Launches Free Mobile Menopause App

October 17, 2014

A new mobile app is now available to help women and their providers make decisions about managing symptoms related to menopause.

Do Sexual Desire Problems Cause Distress?

October 16, 2014

Sexual desire problems in midlife women are common, but of key importance is determining whether they cause distress, says Raymond Rosen, PhD.

North American Menopause Society: Treasuring the Past – Shaping the Future

September 20, 2006

Sixteen years since its inception, The North American Menopause Society has become the leading organization focused on promoting the health and quality of life for women through an understanding of menopause. The organization has experienced phenomenal growth through the years, and present-day NAMS leaders look to the future with confidence.

Menopause and Cocktails: Good for Patient/Good for Practice

September 20, 2006

Hot flashes, itchy skin, mood swings, and memory lapses – when the symptoms of menopause and perimenopause appear, they create a barrage of questions in women's minds struggling to prepare for this life milestone. When will my periods completely disappear?