The latest news on menopause
New hope for a nasty gut bug; does exercise distort your perception of hunger?
But U.S. experts do not recommend the therapy for disease prevention
Most recent research suggests short-term use OK for younger menopausal women, but not for older women
Updated recommendations don't address relief of menopausal symptoms
Experts suggest women use menopause as motivation to take charge of their health
How safe are your cosmetics? Plus: It's time to reclaim our kitchens
Timing of hormone therapy seems to be key, with younger women seeing benefit.
Small trial found no harm to heart, memory; some experts remain unconvinced
Quitting smoking might help prolong menstruation, researchers suggest
In 4-year study, those who kept pounds off decreased 3 food groups and increased fruits, vegetables