Urinary Incontinence Often Goes Undiagnosed

Urinary incontinence (UI) is so uncomfortable for some women to talk about that only 40 percent seek treatment, some waiting years before discussing it with a primary care provider.

Consider Vaginal Estrogen for Postmenopausal Women

Vaginal estrogen can improve postmenopausal vaginal dryness as well as a variety of related lower urinary tract symptoms and improve a woman’s quality of life. Despite the fear and negativity surrounding the use of vaginal estrogen, it is safe and effective for the treatment of vaginal dryness in most postmenopausal…

Many Women Experience Menopause Symptoms Earlier Than They Expected

Many women report experiencing menopause-type symptoms as early as their late 30s and early 40s. The findings, from a survey of more than 2,400 participants, indicate that some women might be surprised to find themselves experiencing menopause symptoms not only much younger than they expected, but before they have stopped having…