New non-hormonal treatment for hot flushes

Menopausal hot flushes and sweats affect around 80% of women, can cause significant distress and can last for many years. Hormone Replacement Therapy is recommended as first line treatment, but is not appropriate nor desired by all women with symptoms. This is especially relevant to women who have had hormone dependant cancer. Non hormonal treatments [...]

2020-07-09T12:09:52+01:009 July 2020|

Possible link between hormones and Alzheimer’s Dementia

It has been recognised for many years that more women than men are affected by Alzheimer’s Dementia (AD). Female hormones have been thought to play a role and new information adds more evidence to the debate. A recently published study investigated the differences in brain biomarkers of AD in men and women. (A biomarker is [...]

2020-07-13T10:16:44+01:009 July 2020|