Topic: Eun-ok Im

Positive Changes in the Way Women Experience Menopause, University of Texas at Austin Multi-Ethnic Study Finds

July 27, 2010

White women are becoming more optimistic about menopause, with many seeing it as an opportunity to rethink their lives and redefine themselves, a new University of Texas at Austin national study shows.

This is just one of the positive changes in the way women across different ethnic groups are experiencing the change of life, the School of Nursing research found. The study also found women are getting support from their family and friends and some even mentioned relief and benefits when going through menopause.

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Pain is often undertreated or untreated, sometimes leading to harmful side effects, researchers say

Sept. 28, 2009

Let's talk about pain.

Dull, sharp, aching, gnawing, stinging, nagging, throbbing, pounding, shooting, stabbing, radiating, searing, tearing, pinching, suffocating, splitting, crushing, wrenching, I-can't-stand-it-anymore agonizing pain.

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