About the book
The aim of this project is to create knowledge among practitioner, about menopausal physiological changes, its symptoms, its comorbid conditions, and its treatment.
The average life expectancy of human beings is increasing the world over, a woman may end up spending almost a third of her life span in the post-menopausal period, if not more, so knowledge about menopausal health is important for a practitioner. Hence this book will be designed to deal the hormonal changes during menopause, the menopausal health problems like vasomotor symptoms, urogenital atrophy, osteoporosis and fracture, cardiovascular disease, cerebrovascular disease, psychological changes, sexual dysfunction, dementia, and cognitive disease. This will be followed by Metabolic syndrome and treatment for symptomatic women. This should sensitize the practitioner to prescribe Menopausal hormone therapy when women are symptomatic. They will be able to understand Menopausal hormone therapy benefits and risk. Practitioners will be able to prescribe Menopausal hormone therapy in breast cancer and genital cancer survivors with confidence.