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A.Vogel’s Menopause Flash: Sugar cravings and appetite changes

by Mackie Vadacchino, CEO/PDG - A.Vogel, on 20 September 2017, Menopause, Women's Health

Hello and welcome to another edition of A.Vogel’s Menopause Flash. Today I’m going to talk about sugar cravings and changes in your appetite during menopause, symptoms experienced by most menopausal women at some point.

You might find that you suddenly start to crave sugar or cookies or sweets much more than normal. You may also find that your appetite has just gotten totally out of control or that you feel hungry all the time. And you’re probably wondering why this is and why your appetite and cravings change.

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Foods to avoid during your period

by Sonia Chartier, on 6 September 2017, Healthy Eating, Women's Health
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When your period arrives, you get hungry, and more likely than not, it’s not salad you’re hankering for. If you’re like most women, despite your best intentions, you crave cookies, chocolate, chips and ice cream.

But other than the risk of these foods going straight to your hips, do they have an impact on your period?

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Ovulatory Pain: Do you Suffer from Painful Ovulation?

by Sonia Chartier, on 24 May 2017, Women's Health
ovulatory pain

Generally, ovulation is one of the many phenomena that occur without your even knowing it.

But around 20% of women feel pain when ovulating, specifically in the area of the ovary that just released an ovum.

Do you know how to recognize ovulatory pain?

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Home remedies to ease menstrual cramps

by Sonia Chartier, on 25 April 2017, Women's Health
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Menstrual cramps are the single greatest cause of absenteeism among women 30 and under. Feeling less alone now? If cramps ruin your week every time your cycle rolls around, something might not be quite right.

But assuming that everything is normal, there are a few remarkably effective home remedies you might want to try…

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A.Vogel’s Menopause Flash: Blood pressure and circulation problems

by Sonia Chartier, on 17 April 2017, Circulation, Menopause, Women's Health

Hello and welcome to another edition of A.Vogel’s Menopause Flash. Today, I’m going to talk about blood pressure, a topic that is particularly relevant here, given that more than 50% of women over 50 will have blood pressure problems at some point.

High blood pressure is known as the silent killer, and for a good reason: some people who have it have absolutely no symptoms whatsoever, at least not until the day they have a heart attack or stroke.

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