• WordNet 3.6
    • adj menopausal of or relating to the menopause
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  • Jean Baudrillard
    “Democracy is the menopause of Western society, the Grand Climacteric of the body social. Fascism is its middle-aged lust.”


In literature:

Her menstruation had been regular until the menopause.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
In females, the menopause may arrest the disease.
"Epilepsy, Hysteria, and Neurasthenia" by Isaac G. Briggs
One source of trouble in the menopause is that it comes at a time in a woman's life when she is likely to have too much leisure.
"Outwitting Our Nerves" by Josephine A. Jackson and Helen M. Salisbury
At or after the menopause (about the 45th year) little or no change is noticeable.
"The Fertility of the Unfit" by William Allan Chapple
The menopause or change of life is the end of the child-bearing period of a woman's life.
"Herself" by E. B. Lowry
In the chapter on menstruation I referred briefly to the menopause.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
When menstruation in a girl begins early, the menopause occurs late.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol. 3 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague
Premature change of life (menopause) resulted.
"The Goat-gland Transplantation" by Sydney B. Flower
Die sogenannten =Wechseljahre= oder die =Menopause= sind eine Zeit wirklicher Gefahr fuer alle diejenigen Frauen, die das 45.
"Treatise on the Diseases of Women" by Lydia E. Pinkham
On the other hand, it is common in insane females and in normal women after the menopause.
"Criminal Man" by Gina Lombroso-Ferrero

In news:

Sealants During menopause , the skin often becomes dry.
Menopause is a life stage that women typically experience between the ages of 45 and 55.
For some women, menopause can be challenging, so a greater understanding of the symptoms and treatments can help smooth the natural transition.
As menopause approaches, hormonal and metabolic changes combine to alter a woman's appearance.
We speak with Catherine Lundoff, the author of Silver Moon, a highly entertaining novel in which protagonist Becca Thornton discovers that she isn't just experiencing menopausal symptoms: she's also becoming a werewolf.
Eases effects of menopausal symptoms from breast cancer treatment.
Antidepressants of the same type as Lexapro, called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), are also used to treat menopause symptoms.
Recent studies now indicate a link between colorectal cancer and high blood sugar in post menopausal women.
Blood test may reveal menopause age.
Although the disease is most often diagnosed after menopause, women can start losing bone density as early as their 30s, says Lori Rubenstein, founder of Mosaic Physical Therapy in Los Angeles.
After menopause, check your breasts on the first day of each month.
Women's HPV infections can return at menopause.
Menopause, the Musical will be shown at the George Hall Auditorium, Ogdensburg Free Academy, Sunday, Dec 9.
The show, part of the Ogdensburg Command Performance Series, centers around four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra and menopause.
But back to the 2009 study at Penn, where researchers theorized that if chocolate cravings were linked to the menstrual cycle, the cravings would significantly decrease after women reached menopause.

In science:

The Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) clinical trial of hormone therapy is a large randomized trial whose primary aim was determining whether post-menopausal hormone therapy prevents coronary heart disease (Rossouw et al. and Anderson et al. ).
Statistical adjustment for a measure of healthy lifestyle doesn't yield the truth about hormone therapy
Excluded from the analysis were pre-menopausal women and hysterectomized women who used EP, non-hysterectomized women who used E, and users of progestin only within 1 month of the index.
Statistical adjustment for a measure of healthy lifestyle doesn't yield the truth about hormone therapy
Aalen et al. made use of local independence in order to study the effect of menopause on the risk of developing a certain skin disease in .
A martingale approach to continuous-time marginal structural models
There is no need of human culture and grandmothers teaching their grand children to explain menopause, and indeed similar effects have been observed in many animals, not just in pilot whales as was thought long ago.
The Penna Model of Biological Aging
The dataset consists of the genotypes on 21 distinct loci and the menopausal and insulin resistant status of hypotensive and hypertensive Chinese women (with 216 and 364 sub jects, respectively).
A lasso for hierarchical testing of interactions