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Menopause and weight gain

Many women approaching the menopause will experience a number of symptoms, including vaginal dryness, hot flushes and a lack of sex drive. However another symptom that may arise as a result of the menopause...

Weight Loss: Do Calories Count? 5

Weight Loss: Do Calories Count?

Are you overweight? Are you battling to lose those excess pounds around your middle? If yes, you are definitely not alone in your struggle.  According the NHS study, “Statistics on obesity, physical activity and diet:...

Hysterectomy and weight gain 221

Hysterectomy and weight gain

Many women complain about gaining weight after a hysterectomy and they often put it down to the surgery itself. However, it is entirely possible that weight put on after a hysterectomy is simply down...

Is HRT really good for you? 0

Is HRT really good for you?

Swedish researchers involved in a long term study of 1201 women have suggested that the apparent benefits to the heart of HRT could be explained by the better health enjoyed by women who choose to take it.

The menopause munchies 35

The menopause munchies

Researchers in the United States have found that monkeys whose ovaries are removed eat 67 percent more food and gain 5 percent of body weight in just a few weeks.