menopause

UK femtech startup Astinno, which is working on a wearable to combat hot flushes, picks up grant worth $450k

London-based femtech hardware startup Astinno has picked up an Innovate UK grant worth £360k ($450k) to fund further testing of a wearable it’s developing for women experiencing a perimenopause
Can Estrogen and Other Sex Hormones Help Men Survive Covid-19?

Can Estrogen and Other Sex Hormones Help Men Survive Covid-19?

Men are more likely than women to die of the coronavirus, so scientists are treating them with something women have more of: female sex hormones.
Can Estrogen and Other Sex Hormones Help Men Survive Covid-19?

Can Estrogen and Other Sex Hormones Help Men Survive Covid-19?

Men are more likely than women to die of the coronavirus, so scientists are treating them with something women have more of: female sex hormones.
Can Estrogen and Other Sex Hormones Help Men Survive Covid-19?

Can Estrogen and Other Sex Hormones Help Men Survive Covid-19?

Men are more likely than women to die of the coronavirus, so scientists are treating them with something women have more of: female sex hormones.
Teeth reveal past stresses such as menopause and imprisonment

Teeth reveal past stresses such as menopause and imprisonment

Dental tissue is revealing in same way annual tree rings can tell much about environment tree grew inTelltale signs of stressful life events can be found in our teeth, say researchers who have found
Women Living in Greener Neighborhoods Tend to Have Later Menopause

Women Living in Greener Neighborhoods Tend to Have Later Menopause

Older women living in greener neighborhoods may experience a later onset of menopause, according to a new study published in the journal Environment International. Previous research has established a
‘I look at the clock… it’s 3am’: Why can’t women sleep?

‘I look at the clock… it’s 3am’: Why can’t women sleep?

While her husband snores peacefully beside her, Mariella Frostrup, like women everywhere, is wide awake – mind spinning. But why? And what can she do about it?It is 3am. I know because I’ve checked

CurieMD is using telehealth to plug the menopause support gap

U.S. femtech startup CurieMD is offering menopause diagnosis and treatment prescription via a telehealth platform — beginning in California, where it launched late last year. Founder Dr. Leslie
Having Children, Breastfeeding May Cut Risk of Early Menopause

Having Children, Breastfeeding May Cut Risk of Early Menopause

Pregnancy and breastfeeding may cut the risk of entering menopause before age 45.
Scientists Confirm If You Don’t Use It You Lose It

Scientists Confirm If You Don’t Use It You Lose It

Good news for people who don’t want to procreate in the face of an impending climate apocalypse, bad news for their sex life.
Fuck Less Frequently for a Fun Surprise (Menopause)

Fuck Less Frequently for a Fun Surprise (Menopause)

Having sex less frequently is linked to earlier menopause, according to a new study published in the journal Royal Society Open Science. Which is good or bad news, I guess, depending on how you feel
Having more sex makes early menopause less likely, research finds

Having more sex makes early menopause less likely, research finds

Study of nearly 3,000 women suggests body may ‘choose’ not to invest in ovulationWomen who have sex more often are less likely to have an early menopause, according to research that raises the
Certain Foods May Help Postmenopausal Women Sleep Better

Certain Foods May Help Postmenopausal Women Sleep Better

Eating foods like vegetables and nuts with a low glycemic index were tied to sounder sleep.
Yes, Killer Whales Benefit From Grandmotherly Love Too

Yes, Killer Whales Benefit From Grandmotherly Love Too

Researchers hope the findings will improve conservation efforts, as some killer whale populations have dwindled and become endangered.
Yes, Killer Whales Benefit From Grandmotherly Love Too

Yes, Killer Whales Benefit From Grandmotherly Love Too

Researchers hope the findings will improve conservation efforts, as some killer whale populations have dwindled and become endangered.
Feeling Herself: Taraji Talks Menopause, Mental Health, and Mature Relationships—and We Feel Seen

Feeling Herself: Taraji Talks Menopause, Mental Health, and Mature Relationships—and We Feel Seen

“Celebs—they’re just like us!” is a phrase we collectively toss around in jest, but every so often a celebrity reminds us exactly how human they are, and awe is replaced by empathy. Lately, actress
Early Menopause Increases Heart Risks

Early Menopause Increases Heart Risks

Menopause before age 40 increased the risk for coronary artery disease, heart failure, blood clots and heart valve problems.
Sleeping Fewer Than 5 Hours a Night Tied to Bone Problems

Sleeping Fewer Than 5 Hours a Night Tied to Bone Problems

Menopausal women who didn’t get enough sleep were at increased risk of osteoporosis.
A ‘Menopause Champion’ at Work? Yes. You Also Get Paid Leave.

A ‘Menopause Champion’ at Work? Yes. You Also Get Paid Leave.

A British broadcaster says its new menopause policy will help free up a “taboo” subject and close what has been called the “gender pain gap.”
A ‘Menopause Champion’ at Work? Yes. You Also Get Paid Leave.

A ‘Menopause Champion’ at Work? Yes. You Also Get Paid Leave.

A British broadcaster says its new menopause policy will help free up a “taboo” subject and close what has been called the “gender pain gap.”