News – 2020

HRT Prescribing During COVID-19

In light of the current outbreak of coronavirus, all consultations here at Newson Health are now taking place virtually - either online or over the telephone. A new statement has been released from the British Menopause Society, along with RCOG, RCGP and FSRH, urging all GPs to do the same so that women do not have to struggle to obtain their HRT prescription. Read the full statement here...

Published: 27th March 2020

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HRT Prescribing During COVID-10 | Newson Health

Message to patients re appointments during Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Updated 23rd March 2020

A message to patients from Dr Louise Newson regarding appointment arrangements at our clinics in both Stratford-upon-Avon and Manchester, in relation to the Covid-19 situation.

Published: 23rd March 2020

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Message to patients re appointments during Covid-19

Could HRT be a secret weapon in the war against dementia?

This article from The Daily Mail explores the benefits of HRT in tackling menopausal symptoms such as memory loss and brain fog. It also takes a look at recent studies by experts, examining the correlation between low oestrogen and Alzheimer's and how hormone replacement can protect the brain.

Published: 16th March 2020

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Could HRT Help Fight Dementia? | Newson Health

Newson Health - Out and About!

2020 got off to a very busy start for the team at Newson Health. As well as hosting educational events for healthcare professionals and menopausal women all over the UK, our doctors have been delivering talks, presentations and webinars to help spread the word about the importance of evidence-based menopause care.

Published: 12th March 2020

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Newson Health Doctors - Out and About | Newson Health

"My symptoms drove me crazy for two years before I was diagnosed with perimenopause"

Claire Dunwell, a patient of Dr Louise Newson, wrote this heartfelt article for The Sun, explaining how she struggled with perimenopausal symptoms for years before being diagnosed. With quotes from Dr Newson.

Published: 2nd March 2020

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"My perimenopause symptoms drove me crazy" | Newson Health

Women are struggling to get help from GPs for perimenopause and menopause symptoms

A survey of over 1,500 women by Mumsnet and Gransnet shows that many women are struggling to get appropriate help from GPs for perimenopause and menopause symptoms.

Published: 26th February 2020

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Mumsnet Survey: Women Struggling to Get Help from GPs | Newson Health

Is Menopause a Taboo in Your Organisation?

This great article from the Harvard Business Review delves into the topic of menopause in the workplace and why, even though there are more women over the age of 50 in employment than ever before, there is still a taboo surrounding the topic.

Published: 24th February 2020

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Is Menopause a Taboo in Your Organisation? | Newson Health

Healthcare Professionals Education Day a Huge Success

Dr Louise Newson's not-for-profit company, Newson Health Research and Education, delivered a hugely successful education day for healthcare professionals in Stratford-upon-Avon earlier this month. Find out more...

Published: 13th February 2020

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Educating Healthcare Professionals about Menopause ¦ Newson Health

Evorel manufacturers announce UK stock update

Theramex, the manufacturers of HRT brand Evorel, announce their latest UK stock update, stating that certain types of Evorel HRT will be available from February 14th onwards, more than 6 months earlier than originally planned.

Published: 10th February 2020

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Theramex Announce HRT Stock Update | Newson Health

Lifting the Lid on Cancer and the Menopause

Dr Louise Newson will be joining Trekstock, Young Adult Cancer Support, in London on February 26th for an event that aims to lift the lid on what it’s really like going through the menopause in your 20s and 30s.

Published: 7th February 2020

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Lifting the Lid on Cancer and the Menopause | Newson Health