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Premature menopause

If you have gone through premature (early) menopause because of cancer
treatment, you may be bothered by frequent hot flashes, especially at ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinwomen/sexualityforthewoman/sexuality-for-women-with-cancer-early-menopause

Breast Cancer | Learn About Cancer | American Cancer ...

Learn about breast cancer from improvements in treatment, early detection,
support resources, making decisions about treatments and staying well.

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/index

Scientists Predict Risk of Infertility in Women Treated for ...

... disease. Specifically, some treatments lead to early menopause, which
reduces or takes away the ability to have children. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/scientists-predict-risk-of-infertility-in-women-treated-for-hodgkin-disease

Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Cancer Risk

Here you'll find information on hormone therapy (HT) during menopause and
how it can affect a woman's risk of getting certain cancers. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/othercarcinogens/medicaltreatments/menopausal-hormone-replacement-therapy-and-cancer-risk

What are the risk factors for endometrial cancer?

... Before menopause, the ovaries are the main source of the 2 main types
of female hormones -- estrogen and progesterone. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-risk-factors

Hormone therapy for breast cancer

... Drugs used to change hormone levels. Aromatase inhibitors (AIs): The ovaries
make most of the body's estrogen before menopause. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/overviewguide/breast-cancer-overview-treating-hormone-therapy

Hormone therapy for breast cancer

... A woman's ovaries are the main source of the hormone estrogen until
menopause. After menopause, smaller amounts ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-hormone-therapy

Black Cohosh

... to as a "woman's remedy" because it is used mainly to relieve premenstrual
problems, menstrual cramps, and symptoms of menopause such as hot ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/black-cohosh

Lifestyle-related risk factors for breast cancer

... Hormone therapy after menopause. ... The use of these hormones has been
marketed as a safe way to treat the symptoms of menopause. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-risk-lifestyle-related

Does body weight affect cancer risk?

... and rectal cancer, and is probably linked to a higher risk of cancers of the
pancreas, endometrium, and breast cancer (in women past menopause). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/dietandphysicalactivity/bodyweightandcancerrisk/body-weight-and-cancer-risk-effects