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Sleep and Menopause

WebMD explains how menopause and symptoms of menopause like hot flashes can affect your sleep and what to do about it.

Menopause Symptoms Return When Hormones Stop

More than half of the women who reported hot flashes, night sweats, and other menopausal symptoms when they started taking hormones experienced a recurrence of these symptoms after being taken off the therapy.

Soy Preparations No Cure for Hot Flashes

Soy preparations do not seem to be the long-sought Holy Grail for controlling menopausal symptoms, particularly hot flashes, a new study shows.

Menopause and Cholesterol Quiz

Are you in menopause or beyond? Take this WebMD quiz to see if you're at higher risk for heart disease.

Soy for Menopause

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of soy for menopause including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

Sex Boost From Late Hormone Therapy

Hormone therapy begun years after menopause doesn't improve memory -- but it does increase sexual interest, researchers find.

Hot Flashes Alternative Treatments

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of hot flashes alternative treatments including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

Preventing Dementia After Menopause

It's possible that estrogen replacement therapy could protect against mental decline in older women, but it apparently helps to start out with the right genes.

Menopause Health Center Guide

Millions of women are entering perimenopause or menopause. If you're beginning menopause and have questions, you'll find answers here, covering everything from menopause symptoms; treatment options for menopausal symptoms; and complications associated with women’s health and aging.