Factsheets 2017-11-14T11:37:26+00:00

The publication of the NICE Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of the Menopause on 12th November 2015 has enabled the BMS and its sister charity Women’s Health Concern to prepare a new series of factsheets that will help address the issues that may arise.

They have been reviewed by the medical advisory council of the British Menopause Society.

Information for GPs and other health professionals

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for Menopausal Symptoms

Migraine and HRT

Information for women

Available on the WHC website:

The menopause
Breast cancer: risk factors
Breast care and self-examination
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for Menopausal Symptoms
Complementary/alternative therapies for menopausal women
Contraception for the older woman
HRT: Benefits and risks – what you should know
HRT: The history
HRT: Summary
Menopausal Hair Loss
Osteoporosis: bone health following the menopause
Ovarian cancer
Prolapse: Uterine and vaginal


The full range of factsheets on the menopause and other women’s health issues can be found in the WHC website Help and Advice section.