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Hormonal changes in menopause: Is it all downhill from here?

The last several weeks, this blog has discussed hormones during the reproductive cycle  as well as neuro-endo connections (e.g.  serotonin, estradiol, testosterone, dopamine, progesterone, and GABA).  This week we will look at hormonal changes approaching menopause. Around age 38 the … Continue reading

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Senile ovaries? There must be a better explanation…

Did you know in menopause the ovaries become senile?  According to this 1950s women’s health tutorial, posted on Huffington Post, they do.  Back then, they also recommended using radiation to treat “the menopause”.  Thankfully, we’ve come a long way since … Continue reading

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