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“Most women get more hair on their face and body as they get older, particularly after the menopause. But this is finer hair and it’s not the same as hirsutism”. Read more

“As some symptoms of thyroid disease can be similar to postmenopausal symptoms, it’s not unusual for them to be incorrectly attributed to the menopause or…”. Read more

“Endocrine Society is a global community of physicians and scientists dedicated to accelerating scientific breakthroughs and improving patient health and well being”. Read more

“The endocrine system is a series of glands that produce and secrete hormones that the body uses for a wide range of functions”. Read more

“Estrogen levels generally decline during perimenopause, but they do so in an irregular fashion. Sometimes there can be more estrogen present during perimenopause…”. Read more

“One elevated FSH level is not enough to confirm menopause. More importantly, a low FSH level in a woman who is having hot flashes and changing periods…”. Read more

“If you would like help with information in the menopause map, it may be in your best interest to choose to talk to your health care provider about this”. Read more