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Michelle Obama on menopause: ‘It was like somebody put a furnace in my core’

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) On a new episode of The Michelle Obama Podcast, the former first lady opens up about her personal experience with menopause and aspects of women’s health. READ MORE: Michelle Obama releases playlist full of ‘#BlackGirlMagic,’ music inspired by podcast “You may want to put this on the speaker and blast… Read More »

Pregnancy, Breastfeeding May Guard Against Early Menopause

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 3, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Both pregnancy and breastfeeding may protect women against early menopause, new research suggests. The risk was lowest among those who breast-fed exclusively, meaning the baby received breast milk only — no liquids or solid foods. Early menopause is the end of menstruation before… Read More »