Tag Archives: Menopause

‘I had an ovarian graft to cure painful condition – and it reversed my menopause’

When she was 31, Emeline Wilson had both ovaries removed in an attempt to cure her endometriosis, a painful disorder which she’d battled since her twenties. The procedure would usually lead to menopause along with all the ­symptoms – hot flushes, fatigue and migraines. But a state-of-the-art operation, which hit the headlines this month for… Read More »

FDA Approves Osphena (ospemifene) for Moderate to Severe Vaginal Dryness Due to Menopause

Print this page BLAINVILLE, QC, January 29, 2019 – Duchesnay Inc., a pharmaceutical company specializing in women’s health, announced today that the FDA has approved its supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) seeking to add moderate to severe vaginal dryness, a symptom of vulvar and vaginal atrophy (VVA), due to menopause, to the indication of Osphena… Read More »

Medical News Today: Menopause: Mindfulness may reduce symptoms

A recent study suggests that mindfulness may be a promising tool to help menopausal women struggling with irritability, anxiety, and depression. Mindfulness may relieve certain symptoms that women experience during menopause. Several studies have found that mindfulness can help with good psychological health. The word “mindfulness” has been trending in recent years, but what is… Read More »