menopause menopause  /ˈmɛ nə ˌpaʊz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the time in a woman's life in which the menstrual cycle ends

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Usage(s):

  1. WEIL: Menopause is a natural phase of life, not a glandular malfunction requiring treatment.
  2. Dutch researchers are developing a blood test that could predict the onset of menopause and the decline of fertility.
  3. Every woman over age 35 is mindful of menopause, but it's impossible to know how fast it's coming.

News

  1. Did menopause arise because men prefer younger women?

    Thanks a lot, guys: According to new research, your preference for younger mates could have caused menopause to arise in women.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: South Bend Tribune

  2. Women’s Excellence in Menopause Opens Free-standing Center in Lake Orion, Michigan Featuring Bioidentical Hormone ...

    Women’s Excellence in Menopause is a designated center for women needing specialized care for menopausal issues and weight control problems. With Shannon Hill, MSN, CNP, as the primary practitioner, the center features bone mineral density (BMD) testing and treatment for osteoporosis, bioidentical hormone (BIH) therapy, and medical weight loss. (PRWeb June 19, 2013) Read the full story at http ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Menopause or Not? Your Googlecondriac Questions Answered

    Sooner or later all women will come face to face with menopause. Dr. Janna Massar of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Plano said it’s a frequently Googled condition. “Sometimes those questions can turn into more questions because the symptoms are …
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Nightcap TV

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Quotes

  1. "I've quit being ashamed of what I am," a mellow Parcells said. "I think I'm a guy that likes football very much. I've always liked it. I guess you call that maybe a male menopause, when you realize and you're no longer ashamed of what you...
    on Dec 19, 2007 By: Bill Parcells Source: SBR Forum

  2. "The most common stereotypes occur in women who are entering middle age and their symptoms are attributed - snap judgment - to stress, anxiety or menopause," Groopman says.
    on Mar 16, 2007 By: Jerome Groopman Source: CBS News

  3. Professor Winston, professor of fertility studies at Imperial College, said: "We think we have identified a protein which might be used to prolong the life of those eggs. Women are much more healthy than they were and the period before the menopause...
    on Jun 10, 2007 By: Robert Winston Source: This is London

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