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Woman going through menopause discusses why there is still a stigma attached to it
21 Mar

Why is there still so much stigma around menopause?

BY WomenBe team
Mention the word ‘menopause’ to a group and you will notice a sudden shifting of eye contact. It’s awkward. Like menstruation, it’s a topic that can only be mentioned in whispers to close friends. But menopause is a normal part of the female experience. We asked women: why the stigma?
Woman talking about experiencing menopause in her workplace
24 Jan

Menopause at work: ‘You don’t get taken as seriously if you’re standing there sweating’

BY WomenBe team
These women discuss how menopause has affected them in their workplaces, from the challenges of working in a male-dominated corporate culture to thriving in the supportive environment of a women-only gym.
Photo of Janet speaking about menopause
19 Jan

This inspiring woman shows us how to do menopause

Janet was delighted when her period stopped. She’d suffered the debilitating symptoms of endometriosis, so menopause brought with it a new freedom. Janet took up several new hobbies in her 50s, including mountain climbing and rally car racing. She also started modelling and acting, and found love. Janet is an inspiration, showing us all how to do menopause the right way.
Lana Hirschowitz describes how menopause isn't the end of being young.
09 Oct

Menopause isn’t the end of feeling young

BY Lana Hirschowitz
As Lana Hirschowitz approaches menopause, she realises it isn’t something that happens to older people, but something that is happening to her friends.
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