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Number two for this website!

18th June 2018

I am so thrilled to announce that this website has been voted number two (after Meg’s Menopause) for the best UK menopause websites from thousands of UK Menopause sites. All the hard work I have done to educate, inspire, and empower women (and men) with frequent updates and high-quality information is paying off! More details…

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Menopause and wellbeing centre coming soon!

15th June 2018

This is Winton House in Stratford-upon-Avon which is where I am going to have my menopause and wellbeing centre. There are going to be other GPs working there with me. We are also going to offer services such as acupuncture, hypnotherapy, psychotherapy, pelvic floor physiotherapy, sleep advice, nutrition advice, Mona Lisa Touch and there will…

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Help – I’m heading for the menopause and I can’t control my weight!

31st May 2018

With two-thirds of us overweight or obese, and all of us ladies facing the menopause at some stage, the double whammy of weight-loss struggles and menopausal woes is going to face the majority of us. This article has been written by Sally Norton, a UK-based medical doctor and weight-loss consultant who worked for 15 years as…

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Confidence in the Menopause course for healthcare professionals

30th May 2018

I ran this course a few weeks ago and the feedback was so positive I have arranged more dates. Many healthcare professionals have little understanding about the menopause as our undergraduate training about the menopause is so poor. Their knowledge about body identical HRT is often scanty which again is a result in insufficient education.…

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Judge allows claim for disability discrimination against a woman going through menopause

27th May 2018

Symptoms of perimenopause such as severe bleeding, memory loss and anxiety can give rise to a section 6 Equality Act disability provided the symptoms have a long-term and substantial adverse effect on normal day-to day-activities.  A tribunal found that a woman’s employers had both unfairly dismissed her and discriminated against her on grounds of disability, particularly as…

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