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Kate Reddy is back!

21st September 2017

Some of you may remember Allison Pearson’s previous novel – I Don’t Know How She Does It.  The sequel to this book has been published today and all women should read it!  Kate Reddy is 49 and trying to go back to work after a career break looking after her children.  She is struggling with…

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Podcast with Liz Earle

The recording of Liz Earle talking to me about the menopause is now available to download and listen to.  During this podcast we talk about the importance of having a healthy lifestyle, recognising the symptoms of the menopause and also I dispel many of the common myths regarding HRT.  I hope many women will learn…

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Let’s talk about Menopause in the Cotswolds

14th September 2017

I am so excited about talking at this event with Women’s Health and Wellbeing Coach Diane Danzebrink on 1st October.  As women who have both experienced menopausal symptoms, we aim to leave no stone unturned and will be talking, lack of libido, mood swings, depression, anxiety, panic attacks, vaginal dryness and urinary symptoms. We believe that…

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Taking HRT does not increase risk of death

13th September 2017

A study in JAMA was recently published which provides more reassurance about HRT for women. Scientists in the USA returned to the Women’s Health Initiative data – which focussed on 27,000 women aged 50 to 79 who took HRT for five to seven years. After following them for an average of 18 years, researchers found…

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Menopause after surgery

27th August 2017

Many women are forced into their menopause suddenly when they have their ovaries removed during an operation.  There are many reasons for having this operation.  The menopause that occurs often leads to very dramatic symptoms that can really affect the quality of your life without correct treatment.  This article about surgical menopause provides more information.

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