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Hot chix trying to stay cool. Building a women’s health practice

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Irene Stronzcak-Hogan
Menopause is still a taboo subject for many. Most women have little knowledge about what to expect or how to find solutions. Of the women who do seek help, 75% are untreated or offered platitudes such as "it’s your age, learn to live with it, hormones cause cancer and don’t waste your money on supplements." Read more

Opinion: Women, health, and women’s health in your pharmacy

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Dragana
Hormone therapy has been used to relieve symptoms of menopause for the past 70 years. We know it can dramatically improve quality of life in women suffering from symptoms, such as hot flashes and night sweats. Read more

Women’s menopause health – what’s your role?

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dragana_skokovic-sunjic
It’s summertime, and we are finally getting some (very) high temperatures, although it does come with some unwelcome humidity. Most of us will be able to enjoy the summer, avoid heat stroke, and keep it fun and while staying reasonably cool. This is not the case for the majority of women suffering with vasomotor symptoms associated with menopausal hormone changes. Read more