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

Bone turnover markers fail to predict hip fracture in postmenopausal women

October 15, 2018
Among postmenopausal women, two key bone turnover markers do not independently predict hip fracture risk after controlling for several factors…
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Light therapy may improve sleep, depressive symptoms in perimenopausal women

October 13, 2018
Among perimenopausal women with depressive symptoms, light therapy combined with other sleep interventions improved mood and sleep scores in as few…
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Gestational diabetes, hypertension may worsen menopausal hot flashes

October 10, 2018
Women diagnosed with gestational diabetes or preeclampsia are more likely to develop hot flashes during the menopause transition vs. women who are…
Meeting NewsPerspective

Interferential current viable alternative to vaginal estriol cream for painful sex symptoms

October 9, 2018
Women with premature ovarian insufficiency prescribed oral hormone therapy were more likely to report increased in sexual satisfaction and fewer…
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Mindfulness may mediate menopause-related symptoms

October 8, 2018
Midlife women who practice mindfulness may experience fewer menopause-related symptoms and less stress vs. women who do not practice the technique…
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Sexual harassment, assault associated with poor CV, mental health in women

October 3, 2018
Midlife women who report experiencing workplace sexual harassment are more than twice as likely to develop stage 1 or 2 hypertension and clinically…
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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…

Meeting Calendar

North American Menopause Society

October 3, 2018 - October 6, 2018