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What are the signs HRT is not working?

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Sheona Khan, a medical content writer, has contributed to the informative content for patients on this website, and regularly produces the newsletter and blogs for Summerhill Health. Take a look at some of our blogs below…

What are the signs HRT is not working?

Menopause is something that all women have to go through, and it indicates the end of a female being able to conceive a baby naturally. Menopause often comes with a range of unwanted symptoms, but treatment can help to alleviate these. In this blog, we’re looking into the signs that HRT isn’t working. What is […]

How can we reduce the risk of Osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis is a condition in which the bones become weaker, making breakages more common. In this blog, we’re looking into how we can reduce the risk of osteoporosis. What is Osteoporosis? The internal structure of our bones resembles a honeycomb. As we age, this structure becomes less dense, with enlarged gaps, increasing the risk of […]

What is the relationship between Menopause and Allergies?

Some women notice heightened allergies when they reach menopause, and there are various reasons why this might occur. In this blog, we’re looking into the relationship between menopause and allergies. What is an allergy? An allergy is a damaging immune response by the body to a substance that it has become overly sensitive to. Common […]

Crashing Fatigue During Menopause

Crashing fatigue is a real and challenging symptom that women can face during their menopause transition. In this blog, we’ll let you know more about crashing fatigue during menopause. What is Chronic Fatigue? Chronic fatigue isn’t just ordinary tiredness; it’s a profound and relentless exhaustion that can strike at any time, leaving women feeling depleted […]

Everything you need to know about HPV

You may have seen reference to the human papillomavirus (HPV), otherwise known as the human warts virus, from a smear result in recent years. This blog contains everything you need to know about HPV. As the leading cause of cervical cancer, smears are now primarily checked for the presence of HPV before any further examination […]