Menopause

Jean Hailes Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation providing a range of health services for Australian women. They have a separate website devoted to the menopause, covering the following topics

  • what is menopaus
  • what causes menopause
  • menopause symptoms
  • menopause management
  • sex and relationships
  • mental health and emotions
  • health after menopause
  • menopause after cancer
  • premature and early menopause
  • information for partners

To visit their website, click here.

The Australasian Menopause Society (AMS) produces useful patient information sheets about menopause on the following topics.

  • AMS Guide to Equivalent HRT Doses
  • Bioidentical Hormones for Menopausal Symptoms
  • Contraception For Women Approaching Menopause
  • Coping With Menopause – Depression
  • Diagnosing Menopause
  • Early Menopause due to Chemotherapy
  • Early Menopause Due to Premature and Unexpected Ovarian Failure
  • Healthy Ageing and Lifestyle
  • Low Libido and Testosterone Therapy
  • Menopausal Treatments and the Risk of Blood Clots
  • Menopause and Body Changes
  • Menopause – Combined (Hormone Replacement Therapy)
  • Menopause – Oestrogen Only Therapy
  • Menopause and Osteoporosis
  • Non-Hormonal Treatments for Menopausal Symptoms
  • Sleep Disturbance and the Menopause
  • The AMS Practitioners Guidelines for Oestradiol (E2) Implants
  • The Role of SERMS after Menopause
  • Tibolone For Post-Menopausal Women
  • Treating the Menopause – the Concept of Risk and Benefit
  • WHI Study – Risks and Benefits graphs of HT/HRT

To view any of these AMS information sheets, click here.