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Press Release: New Book by UR Medicine Gynecologist, Wilmot Experts Explores Menopause and Breast Cancer

Press Release: New Book by UR Medicine Gynecologist, Wilmot Experts Explores Menopause and Breast Cancer

New Book by UR Medicine Gynecologist, Wilmot Experts Explores Menopause and Breast Cancer.

Living with the Challenges of Breast Cancer and Menopause

Living with the Challenges of Breast Cancer and Menopause

We are excited to announce the launch of our newest addition to The Little Book of Menopause book series addressing Living with the Challenges of Breast Cancer.

The Little Book of Menopause Expanded Edition

The Little Book of Menopause Expanded Edition

Now Available! The Little Book of Menopause Expanded Edition!

From Menarche to Menopause: The Story of Progesterone

From Menarche to Menopause: The Story of Progesterone

The hormone progesterone frequently is discussed with regard to menstruation, fertility, pregnancy, and contraception during reproductive years or in the context of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) with estrogen in menopause. Women, however, often have questions as to the nature of “natural” progesterone as compared with a progestin, which is a synthetic version, or why the route of administration may at times create different reactions, risks, and benefits.

Menopause Transition: Don't Miss This Important Preventative Health Opportunity

Menopause Transition: Don't Miss This Important Preventative Health Opportunity

Sometime between ages 45 and 55, for many women, gynecologic and related health issues begin to emerge. Menstrual cycles now seem different, mood swings and memory lapses appear, and sleep becomes more chaotic, coupled with warm flushes. And the weight! Why at the mid-section? These irritating acknowledgments belie a more ominous change. During this menopause transition, loosely referred to as “perimenopause,” events are unfolding that have an impact on a woman’s cardiovascular risk.

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