Examples from the Web for menopause
I take calcium and vitamin D supplements, but prescription medications are generally only for women in menopause.
A few years ago my Mom was very sick, I was going into Menopause and was stressed out, tired, puffy and sad.
The results held even after controlling for differences in persistence of symptoms, as well as age and type of menopause.
This situation strikes some as illogical when characters' story lines involve such issues as menopause, aging, and pregnancy.
In 1992, country singer Jonie Mosby Mitchell became the first woman to give birth to a child after menopause.
If she had meant it to be that way, she would have abolished sexual desire in woman immediately after the menopause.Woman|William J. Robinson
When menstruation in a girl begins early, the menopause occurs late.The Eugenic Marriage, Vol. 3 (of 4)|W. Grant Hague
On the other hand, it is common in insane females and in normal women after the menopause.Criminal Man|Gina Lombroso-Ferrero
Since the menopause her propensity has declined markedly, but it is not extinct, and she delights as much as ever in my delight.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
In one of my cases there was a uterine exudate, though the menopause had occurred several years before.
British Dictionary definitions for menopause
Word Origin for menopause
Word Origin and History for menopause
1852 (from 1845 as a French word in English), from French ménopause, from medical Latin menopausis, from Greek men (genitive menos) "month" (see moon (n.)) + pausis "a cessation, a pause," from pauein "to cause to cease" (see pause (n.)). Earlier it was change of life.
Medicine definitions for menopause
Science definitions for menopause
Culture definitions for menopause
The period in a woman's life when her menstrual cycles stop. Menopause typically occurs between the ages of forty-five and fifty-five.