P. Venkata Suresh
K. Sesha Kumar
K .R. Rajani
- Professor-cum-Principal, Suyog College of Nursing, Karnataka, India
- Associate Director, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Texas, United Kingdom
- Lecturer, Sri Sharada College of Nursing, Karnataka, India
- Community Health Officer, HWC, Valligatla, Andhra Pradesh, India
- Assistant Professor, Quality Health Care College of Nursing, Karnataka, India
- Associate Professor, Sri Sharada College of Nursing, Karnataka, India
Menopause is a normal physiological stage of life of a woman that occurs between 45 and 55 years of age group. When a woman enters menopause, her ability to conceive and her ovarian activity permanently cease. The menopausal transition is a crucial factor in many symptoms that are prevalent in middle age and may be linked to chronic illnesses and aging-related disorders. Appropriate identification and treatment of signs and symptoms of menopause help to prevent complications such as obesity, osteoporosis, heart disease, etc. A healthcare provider plays a major role in creating awareness and providing supportive services to women. Through a lifestyle approach, we can improve the quality of life of women during the menopausal transition.
Keywords: Menopause, PMS, osteoporosis, dyspareunia, obesity
[This article belongs to International Journal of Midwifery Nursing And Practices(ijmnp)]
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|Received||March 13, 2023|
|Accepted||March 24, 2023|
|Published||April 5, 2023|