News – 2019

Diane Porterfield heads to healthcare company, Roche, to discuss 'change' and the menopause

Newson Health's Diane Porterfield recently presented to employees at healthcare company, Roche, discussing menopause and change at their "Live Well" day.

Published: 22nd May 2019

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Diane Porterfield heads to healthcare company, Roche | Newson Health

Rachel Maclean MP discusses the Menopause Taboo in Parliament

Rachel Maclean MP takes to parliament to congratulate BBC Breakfast on their "groundbreaking" Menopause Campaign...

Published: 20th May 2019

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Rachel Maclean MP talks menopause in Parliament | Newson Health

Dr Newson presents at European Menopause and Andrology Society in Berlin

Dr Louise Newson will be presenting data gathered from nearly 3000 women about the type of care they have received during their menopause.

Published: 14th May 2019

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Dr Louise Newson presents at European Menopause & Andrology Society

BBC Breakfast run Wake up to the Menopause campaign

BBC Breakfast is running a schedule of news items each day for a week from 13th May 2019 to help raise awareness about, and help women better manage, the menopause.

Published: 14th May 2019

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Wake up to Menopause campaign by BBC Breakfast ¦ Newson Health

Reporting facilities in police forces for menopause sufferers not good enough

Police survey finds almost half of police staff suffering severe symptoms of the menopause have considered quitting their jobs.

Published: 11th April 2019

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Almost half policewomen suffering during menopause think of quitting

Why BBC Radio 4 star, Kirsty Lang, is going back on HRT despite having had breast cancer

BBC Radio 4 presenter, Kirsty Lang, has decided to go back to using HRT despite having suffered breast cancer at the age of 53.

Published: 4th April 2019

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Why Kirsty Lang returned to HRT after suffering breast cancer

Making Sense of the HRT Debate

Dr Anne Connolly, RCGP Clinical Champion for Menstrual Wellbeing and Dr Louise Newson, GP and Menopause Specialist have written an article to help women make sense of the debate about HRT.

Published: 2nd April 2019

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Making sense of the HRT debate - Menopause Dr Louise Newson

Anonymous questionnaire launched about Menopause at Work

Dr Louise Newson has recently launched a questionnaire to help gather data to assess the impact of perimenopause and menopause in the workplace.

Published: 1st April 2019

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Menopause Questionnaire - Dr Louise Newson

Why HRT doesn't deserve to have a poor reputation

In this article, Community Pharmacist, Rod Tucker, explores whether there is a connection between hormone replacement therapy and cognitive decline.

Published: 29th March 2019

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Is HRT & cognitive decline connected? Rod Tucker, Community Pharmacist

Are your hormones making you depressed?

With up to 70% of women experiencing low mode in the run-up to the menopause, this article, contributed to by Dr Louise Newson, looks at the link between hormones and depression.

Published: 25th March 2019

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Are your hormones making you depressed?