Web Site Educates and Informs Menopausal Women

Pharmacy Times, Volume 0, 0

Every woman's experience with perimenopausaland menopausal symptoms is different.A new on-line resource, www.HealtheWomen.com, is now available to provide individualizedsupport and self-education on all perimenopauseand menopause matters. The goalof the Web site is to empower women to makeeducated choices regarding their health by offeringeasily accessible, unbiased, and credibleinformation on menopause and related topics.

The HealthMe Guide to Perimenopausethrough Postmenopause on-line "interview"tool allows women to create their own customizedguide to educate and support themselvesin their personal transition throughmenopause. The guide has a detailed, comprehensivelist of symptoms that may be relatedto perimenopause, insight as to why symptomsoccur, and data on potential risk factorsinvolved with treatment options. The guidealso includes depression screening, adviceon how to interact with a personal health careprovider, and a tracking system that letswomen monitor their symptoms over time.