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Brittle nails and menopause

Brittle nails are one of the more unusual symptoms connected to the menopause. Most women will not equate cracked and chipping nails with their change; however brittle nails are often linked to hormonal imbalances and dehydration.

This page explores the causes and symptoms of brittle nails and menopause, and provides an array of natural solutions to alleviate them. There's also a Q&A service where you can get answers to all your questions.

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