Health effects connected to menopause - Health Channel


Health effects connected to menopause |

There are other health effects after menopause. Agueda Hernández, Medical doctor at Baptist Health Primary Care, says cardiovascular risks increase for women after menopause.

Osteoporosis, cholesterol and cardiovascular issues are the main key risks for women.

The doctor recommends having a bone density exam for men who have had a fracture.

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