In this manuscript we give an overview of the major health issues for peri- and post-menopausal women, we summarize risk factors and interventions to improve menopausal health.Read more
The association between vasomotor symptoms and metabolic health in peri- and postmenopausal women: A systematic review
The objective of this study was to systematically review studies describing the association between vasomotor symptoms and metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance in peri- and postmenopausal women.Read more
Vasomotor symptoms in women were not associated with measures of subclinical atherosclerosis. Women with vasomotor symptoms may have an unfavorable cardiovascular risk profile compared to women without vasomotor complaints.Read more
Androgen levels in women with various forms of ovarian dysfunction: associations with cardiometabolic features
This study affirms the potent effect of androgens on cardiometabolic features, indicating that androgens should indeed be regarded as important denominators of women’s health.Read more
Efficacy and Safety of Flibanserin for the Treatment of Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder in Women A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Treatment with flibanserin, on average, resulted in one-half additional SSE per month while statistically and clinically significantly increasing the risk of dizziness, somnolence, nausea, and fatigue.Read more
Estrogen receptor β actions in the female cardiovascular system: A systematic review of animal and human studies.
ERβ seems to possess multiple functions in the female cardiovascular system.Read more
The overall aim of the project is to increase health care awareness and to improve lifestyle and nutrition practices for menopausal women.
The role that nutrition and lifestyle may play in long term healthcare will be described and prioritized for use in educational programs, product development and development of clinical guidelines for practitioners. More specifically, we aim to provide insights on the health risks and outcomes of menopausal women and to identify specific and critical risk factors affecting disease development.
The project focuses on cardiometabolic health, health and healthy ageing, and migraine and dementia.