In-depth


Amenorrhea

Although the absence of menstruation (amenorrhea) is seldom serious, the condition can often be linked to an underlying problem requiring treatment.

Belly fat in women

Are you annoyed by your expanding waistline? Here's why belly fat is so common in women — and what you can do about it.

Diabetes and menopause

Dry skin

Extreme temperatures — hot or cold — can take a toll on your skin. Here's how to pamper and protect it.

Fitness tips for menopause

Want to prevent weight gain and promote good health as you get older? Follow these fitness tips for menopause.

Hormone therapy

Hormone therapy was once routinely prescribed to fend off menopausal symptoms and serious diseases. Then, reports of its risks made headlines. What's the current story?

Hormone therapy and your heart

Women used to take hormone therapy to prevent heart disease. But now this therapy may increase heart problems in some women. Learn how to minimize your risks.

Menopause hormone therapy

Quit smoking strategies

Quitting smoking is hard, no question. Use these tried-and-true strategies to help you quit, and refer back to them as often as needed.

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal dryness is a common and uncomfortable condition — but there are effective ways to treat it.

Weight gain after menopause

Concerned about menopause weight gain? Take control of your weight with healthy lifestyle choices - starting today!

Aug. 01, 2014

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