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Welcome to the Newson Health team, Dr Verity Biggs!

We are delighted to welcome Dr Verity Biggs to the team here at Newson Health.

Published: 11th October 2019

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Welcome to the team, Dr Verity Biggs | Newson Health

Menopausal women wrongly prescribed antidepressants

In this article from The Independent, reporter Maya Oppenheim delves into a recent study showing that over a third of women who visit their GP with symptoms of the menopause are being offered antidepressants instead of HRT. Read on for the full article, with quotes from Dr Louise Newson.

Published: 10th October 2019

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Menopausal women wrongly prescribed antidepressants | Newson Health

Dr Newson to present at RCGP Annual Primary Care Conference & Exhibition

Dr Louise Newson will be speaking at the RCGP Annual Primary Care Conference And Exhibition in Liverpool, taking place 24-26 October 2019 at the ACC Liverpool. Read more...

Published: 4th October 2019

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Dr Louise Newson presents at RCGP Conference 2019 | Newson Health

World Menopause Day - 18th October 2019

World Menopause Day is on the 18th October and here at Newson Health we have a special day lined up full of guest panels and podcasts, designed to help everyone gain a more thorough knowledge of what menopause is and why we should be speaking about it. Read on for all the details...

Published: 3rd October 2019

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World Menopause Day 2019 | Newson Health

Stratford Herald Meets the Menopause Doctor

Dr Louise Newson welcomes Gill Sutherland from the Stratford Herald to Newson Health Menopause and Wellbeing Centre to discuss her new book 'A Haynes Manual on Menopause'. Click here to read the full article...

Published: 2nd October 2019

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Dr Newson Featured in The Stratford Herald | Newson Health

'The Big M' - Menopause Survey

'The Big M' is a survey created by one of Dr Newson's patients, Kate Irvine, and is designed to gather information from perimenopausal and menopausal women concerning their experience with the symptoms and treatment of menopause. Read on for more information and to take part in the survey...

Published: 25th September 2019

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'The Big M' Menopause Survey | Newson Health

Guests gather to celebrate the launch of Dr Newson's first book about the menopause

More than 60 guests helped Dr Louise Newson and her team celebrate the launch of her first book, a Haynes manual on Menopause, at a party held at the Newson Health Menopause and Wellbeing Centre.

Published: 17th September 2019

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Party held to celebrate launch of menopause manual | Newson Health

Menopause myths exploded at Cheltenham Wellbeing Festival

The Newson Health team and fellow menopause experts and campaigners attended the Queen's Hotel for the Cheltenham Wellbeing Festival on Saturday 14th September, to help women cut through the confusion and discuss symptoms and treatments for the menopause.

Published: 16th September 2019

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Busting Menopause Myths at Cheltenham Wellbeing event | Newson Health

RCOG & BMS say results of recent study are in keeping with current NICE guidelines

The Royal College of Gynaecologists and the British Menopause Society have issued a joint statement in response to the study published in The Lancet shows the risk of breast cancer with hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in relation to the type and timing of hormonal intake.

Published: 13th September 2019

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RCOG & BMS respond to Lancet HRT & breast cancer study | Newson Health

Calls for testosterone to be licensed in UK for postmenopausal women

It is 'morally wrong' that testosterone is not licensed in the UK for use by women says Dr Louise Newson.

Published: 12th September 2019

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Calls for testosterone to be licensed for UK women | Newson Health