North American Menopause Society Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the North American Menopause Society Annual Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from NAMS, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News

Experts list year’s top findings in menopause, women’s health

October 20, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — At the Annual Meeting of the North American Menopause Society, leaders in the field presented recent standout articles in the…
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VIDEO: Anabolic agents should be prescribed early for high-risk osteoporosis

October 17, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Neil C. Binkley, MD, professor in the divisions of geriatrics and endocrinology, associate director of…
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‘Significantly higher’ side effects with pellet vs. FDA-approved HT

October 17, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Compared with postmenopausal women using FDA-approved hormone therapy, those treated with estradiol and/or testosterone pellet…
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VIDEO: Health screenings necessary for women after menopause

October 17, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Gloria Richard-Davis, MD, FACOG, NCMP, professor and director of the division of reproductive…
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VIDEO: ‘Dysmobility syndrome’ provides better understanding of fracture than osteoporosis alone

October 16, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — “Dysmobility” implies difficulty with standing and walking that can lead to a fall and often a fracture. In this…
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Self-confidence gained with age can increase sexual satisfaction

October 14, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Many women report that feeling attractive greatly contributes to sexual satisfaction but also that they feel self-conscious…
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Perimenopausal hormone therapy may fend off midlife depressive symptoms

October 14, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Although hormone therapy has not been shown to decrease established depressive symptoms during menopause, euthymic…
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CVD screening vital for perimenopausal women with PCOS

October 14, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Polycystic ovary syndrome is associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular disease, and, therefore, women with the…
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CVD risk calculation crucial to long-term health for midlife women

October 14, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Cardiovascular disease risk assessment should be a key part of the discussion between health care providers and women as they go…
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Eating ‘like a 25-year-old’ poses risks during the menopause transition

October 13, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — The “perfect storm” of inadequate dietary intake, physiology and low physical activity can put midlife women at risk…

Meeting Calendar

North American Menopause Society

October 3, 2018 - October 6, 2018