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Summary This randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study by Geiger et al. assessed the effects of transdermal estrogens on sleep independent of its well known beneficial effects on vasomotor symptoms (VMS) and mood improvement. A group of 172 healthy perimenopausal and early postmenopausal
Summary This was a cohort study from a UK Biobank [1] 50 to 69-year-old residents of the UK, postmenopausal at the time of study enrolment between 2006 and 2010, were followed through to 2016. The participants had experienced either spontaneous POI or surgical POI before age 40; the data were
A cura di: Giuseppe Gullo MD, Ph.D, Specialist Ob / Gyn IVF Unit AOOR Villa Sofia Cervello, Palermo   Le donne che consumano quantità maggiori di pesce grasso e legumi freschi raggiungono la menopausa in età più avanzata, o almeno così afferma uno studio pubblicato sul Journal of Epidemiology and
LINUM USITATISSIMUM ( LINO ) e MENOPAUSA Autore Dott.ssa Sonia Baldi Usl centro toscana – unità territoriale Diverse sostanze naturali influenzano il metabolismo ormonale. Fitoestrogeni è un termine usato per definire una classe di prodotti non steroidei che si trovano nella pianta di origine o
Several recent publications have raised again the complex association between menopause, glucose handling and insulin status, type 2 diabetes and hormone replacement (HRT/MHT). Interestingly, a cohort of 3639 postmenopausal women from Rotterdam, followed for 9.2 years, revealed a clear statistical
The word 'LASER' is an acronym for 'Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation'. Laser light energy has been widely used for different medical and surgical indications. Different light sources are available for the laser practitioner. In the last years, a number of publications have
Several guidelines have been reported for bone-directed treatment in women with early breast cancer for averting fractures, particularly during aromatase inhibitor (AI) therapy. A systematic literature review identified both several fracture-related risk factors as well as recent advances in the
The radiographic appearance of the breast on mammography varies among women. Fat appears dark on a mammogram, whereas connective and epithelial tissues are radiologically dense and appear white. This is the basis for determining the mammographic density, and the relative percentage of dense versus
A new look at hormone therapy and dementia   Mikkola and colleagues examined the association between use of hormone therapy (HT) and death from Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or vascular dementia (VaD) in a sample of 489,105 Finnish women who had documented use of systemic HT on a nationwide drug
A cura di: Salvatore Giovanni Vitale, Giuseppe Gullo, Valentina Lucia La Rosa, Agnese Maria Chiara Rapisarda, Antonio Simone Laganà   L’incontinenza urinaria (IU) è una patologia benigna frequente nel sesso femminile, con una prevalenza di difficile valutazione che varia tra l’11,4 e il 73%. È
La crioconservazione per fini riproduttivi ha assunto di recente, in tutto il mondo, una crescente importanza nei programmi di Procreazione Medicalmente Assistita (P. M. A.) e con buona probabilità è destinata a giocare un ruolo significativo nei prossimi anni. I principali vantaggi di questa
Risk of recurrent venous thromboembolism in hormone therapy users One of the main issues discussed in relation to postmenopausal hormone therapy (HT) is the risk for venous thromboembolic (VTE) events. In fact, this safety aspect of HT use is probably the only significant one in healthy women