The Menopause Book

The Menopause Book

Book - 2009
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It's the all-in-one bible for women approaching or experiencing menopause, now in a new, revised edition. With over 180,000 copies in print, The Menopause Book garnered awards--A Library Journal Best Consumer Health Book--and accolades: "Dr. Spock for aging women . . . extremely well researched and presents cutting-edge science in a readable and comprehensive way." --The North American Menopause Society. "Sympathetic, very readable, comprehensive . . . highly recommended." --Isaac Schiff, MD, Harvard Medical School. "Required reading for women wanting to maximize the second halves of their lives" --Wulf H. Utian, MD, PhD, Founder and Executive Director, The North American Menopause Society.

Updated throughout and with 20% new material, The Menopause Book incorporates the latest medical findings, cutting-edge research, and best-practices advice on hormones and hormone therapy; hot flashes; heart disease and stroke; breast cancer in older women; osteoporosis and estrogen; weight gain and weight loss; the pros and cons of breast implants; and more. Of all the books on the market, this is the soundest--based on science, the material is vetted by top authorities in the field, the facts are sure, the writing engaging, the tone upbeat.
Publisher: New York : Workman Pub., 2009.
Edition: Revised and updated ed.
ISBN: 9780761155980
Characteristics: x, 532 p. :,ill. ;,23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Kantrowitz, Barbara


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Apr 23, 2014

Global advice for women approaching menopause and going through menopause about ALL aspects of getting through "The Change." Practical medical, psychological, fashion, health, nutrition, and coping information to understand and so women can get through ages 35 - 60 as easily as possible. It clears many misconceptions of what is normal or average and what types of symptoms can likely be attributed to menopause.


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