menopause http://wrvo.org en This week: getting through menopause, eating for good health and more http://wrvo.org/post/week-getting-through-menopause-eating-good-health-and-more <p>For a woman in her late 40s to early 60s, just hearing a healthcare provider assure that "you're not alone, and you're not going crazy," can be a source of comfort.</p><p></p><p>Heather Shannon, director of the midwifery program at Upstate Medical University, says that the end of childbearing years for many women comes with a multitude of symptoms: hot flashes and night sweats, depression or anxiety and mood swings. Also during this time, women may develop problems with their thyroid and/or adrenal glands. It can leave women frustrated.</p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:14:00 +0000 HealthLink Staff 52296 at http://wrvo.org This week: getting through menopause, eating for good health and more