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Dr. Marla Shapiro discusses nonhormonal therapy options for hot flashes with Dr. Pauline Maki, Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology; Director, Women's Mental Health Research; and Research Director, UIC Center for Research and Gender at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
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Navigating through menopause isn’t always easy. Check out
Dr. Pinkerton's Top 10 Tips for Menopause to help guide you through this challenging time. http://www.menopause.org/for-women/menopause-take-time-to-think-about-it/consumers/2016/03/29/dr.-pinkerton's-top-10-tips-for-menopause
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Are black cohosh treatments for ‪#‎menopause‬ too good to be true? http://bit.ly/1WwvN6V
Black cohosh is marketed to treat hot flashes and other menopause symptoms. But does it work and is it safe?
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Selective estrogen reuptake modulators (SERMs) can be extremely helpful for women who have specific health concerns about hormone therapy but need relief from hot flashes, low bone mineral density, vaginal atrophy, and bleeding. Find out more from Drs. Shapiro and Pinkerston.
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Are you struggling with a decision about hormone therapy at menopause? Listen to Dr. Marla Shapiro interview NAMS President Dr. Peter Schnatz on this important topic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=JPWn3Om_Uvc
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Questions about what SERMs are and how can they help with menopause symptoms? http://www.menopause.org/for-women/menopause-take-time-to-think-about-it/consumers/2016/05/02/the-abcs-of-serms
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Have you had a fragility fracture in the past? Find out your risks for future fractures and treatment options with bone expert, Dr. Risa Kagan.
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Perimenopause symptoms and solutions, discussed by Dr. JoAnn Pinkerton and Real Simple. http://www.realsimple.com/health/perimenopause-symptoms
This fertility rite of passage can be surprising, annoying, and sometimes painful. Since Judy Blume hasn’t written a book about it (yet), we’ve gone to the experts for the full details.
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Hot flash relief for breast cancer survivors
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Dr. Shapiro interviews NAMS Board Member Dr. Sheryl Kingsberg about two of the most common (and least discussed) postmenopausal sexual health issues.
http://www.menopause.org/for-women/video-series
The North American Menopause Society is proud of its comprehensive video series for women on important midlife health topics. All of the interviews in the series are hosted by NAMS Board of Trustees Member and President-Elect Dr. Marla Shapiro, a Canadian physician who led this exciting ...
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Dedicated to the health and quality of life of all women during midlife and beyond
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Founded in 1989, The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) is North America's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the health and quality of life of all women during midlife and beyond through an understanding of menopause and healthy aging. Its multidisciplinary membership of 2,000 leaders in the field – including clinical and basic science experts from medicine, nursing, sociology, psychology, nutrition, anthropology, epidemiology, pharmacy, and education – allows NAMS to be uniquely qualified to provide information that is both accurate and unbiased, not for or against any point of view.

We are pleased to be recognized as the preeminent resource on all aspects of menopause to both healthcare providers and the public. NAMS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.