Heart disease is still the number one killer of US women, and hormone therapy remains a top treatment for menopause symptoms.
Anxiety has already been shown to take its toll on the human body in many ways, including increased risk for heart disease and gastrointestinal disorders.
The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) said a study on hot flashes and vascular dysfunction published in its journal Menopause indicated that women ages 40 to 55 that suffered from hot flashes also had poor vascular function.
A new study suggests that the same estrogen therapy used to treat osteoporosis can lead to healthier teeth and gums.
Women going through menopause might be able to improve their physical as well as mental well-being through a regular exercise program, according to a recent study published in the journal Menopause.