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Unexpected signs of Menopause

Most women know that night sweats and hot flashes are sure signs they are in either perimenopause or menopause but do you know the UNEXPECTED signs of menopause?  The Five Unexpected Signs You Might Be in Menopause 1)     You need a close clean shave…on your face!   The story of unwanted facial hair is often all […]

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National Women’s Health Week Kicks Off

How fitting the National Women’s Health Week kicks off on Mother’s Day, Sunday May 14, 2017! National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health. The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority. At DeRosa Medical, we are all […]

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Managing Risks: Osteoporosis, Menopause & HRT

Q: I’m approaching menopause and I’m worried about taking hormones and my risk for osteoporosis. What should I do? The loss of estrogen that accompanies menopause causes rapid acceleration of aging. Thin, wrinkled and sagging skin. Vaginal dryness. Allergies. Occasional or regular incontinence. Painful sex. More vaginal and urinary tract infections. Risk of heart disease, […]

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