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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
menstrual cramps

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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Menopause at work

by Sonia Chartier, on 31 March 2017, Menopause, Women's Health
menopause at work

I’m sure you’ve read the articles in the press about how many working days are lost through women being off work as a result of menopause symptoms, and also how many women are struggling either because their symptoms are affecting their work or their colleagues or bosses are unsympathetic to their plight…

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A.Vogel’s Menopause Flash: Waves of fatigue

by Mackie Vadacchino, CEO/PDG - A.Vogel, on 16 March 2017, Menopause, Women's Health

Welcome to another edition of A.Vogel’s Menopause Flash.  As menopause approaches, your hormones will take a roller-coaster ride, which might leave you feeling especially tired. Don’t worry, it’s perfectly normal.

We’re bothered by hot flashes all day and we soak the sheets sweating at night, that is, when insomnia isn’t keeping us awake instead. Eventually, we manage to function, at least somewhat, despite being tired all the time. But there’s also that other kind of fatigue that comes with menopause. The dramatic kind. It comes in waves and bowls us over both physically and mentally.


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