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Who Turned up the Heat? Understanding Menopause

Jan 1, 2011

The thermometer might be registering in the single digits, but for many middle-aged women it could feel hotter than a summer day in Arizona. Hot flashes and night sweats, caused by the hormonal changes of menopause, can make life miserable during the five to 10 years of perimenopause, the transitional years before your menstrual cycle ends.

Click here to read the full article, which appeared in the January/February 2011 issue of Health Focus.