Treatment Induced Menopause
Choose a section for more information:
- The Role of Hormones
- Menopausal Symptoms
- Keeping Healthy
- Complementary/Alternative Therapies
- Further Reading
Lonnie Barbach, (2001)
For Each Other: Sharing Sexual Intimacy
Jennifer Berman and Laura Berman, (2001)
For Women Only: A Revolutionary Guide to Overcoming Sexual Dysfunction and Reclaiming Your Sex Life
Henry Holt & Company
Peggy Edwards, Miroslava Lhotsky, and Judy Turner, (1999)
The Healthy Boomer: A No-Nonsense Midlife Health Guide for Women and Men.
McClelland and Steward
Lana Holstein (2001)
How to Have Magnificent Sex: The 7 Dimensions of a Vital Sexual Connection
Meir Kryger, (2004)
Can’t Sleep, Can’t Stay Awake.
Miriam Nelson, (2000)
Strong Women, Strong Bones: Everything You Need to Know to Prevent, Treat, and Beat Osteoporosis
G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Mature Women's Centre
The North American Menopause Society
The Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada
This publication was made possible by funding from the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The author is grateful to the Mature Women’s Health Program, Health Sciences Centre, and in particular, Teri Ibbott, RNC, BN, Nurse Clinician for her collaboration in the development of the material contained in this pamphlet, as well as her endless support through the editing and publication phases. The author is also grateful to Tom Brown, Pharm.D., Wendy Borody, R.D., Richard Boroditsky, M.D. and Garry Krepart M.D. for their scientific review and editorial assistance.
Finally, the author would like to thank the many women challenged by treatment induced menopause. Without their input, and their desire for a new informed partnership with health care professionals, this publication would not have been possible.
Lois Glover, RN, BN.
Copyright 1997, Revised 2003, 2007.