Tag Archives: Symptoms

In Brief: CBT Effective for Menopausal Symptoms, Including Depression

Up to 80% of women experience symptoms as they transition into the menopause, including vasomotor symptoms, sleep disturbance, and depressive symptoms.  While hormone replacement therapy and certain medications may be helpful, these interventions may have side effects.   In a recent study, 71 peri- or postmenopausal women who were seeking treatment for menopausal symptoms, including vasomotor… Read More »

Lung cancer symptoms: Seven signs your cough could be signalling the deadly condition

Lung cancer symptoms usually don’t show in the early stages, but with this type of cancer being one of the most common and serious types, it’s important to recognise the first signs when they develop. According to the NHS, around 44,500 people are diagnosed with lung cancer every year in the UK. A cough is… Read More »

Herbal Remedies Could Be Recommended For Postmenopausal Symptoms

Herbal medicines could be recommended instead of hormone replacement therapy for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms. Menopause is the time after the menstrual periods of a woman have stopped and is linked to a deficiency of estrogen. It could cause an increase in genitourinary symptoms, hot flushes, and joint pain as well as mood and… Read More »