Menopausal hot flashes and the default mode network

Monday, June 1, 2015
Among midlife women, more physiologically-monitored hot flashes, particularly during sleep, were associated with greater default mode network connectivity, particularly for networks supporting the hippocampus.

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Daily physical activity and hot flashes in the Study of Womens Health Across the Nation SWAN Flashes Study

Monday, March 31, 2014
Among midlife women, acute increases in daily physical activity were associated with increased odds of reporting hot flashes lacking physiologic evidence, particularly among women with higher levels of negative affect.

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Prospective evaluation of nighttime hot flashes during pregnancy and postpartum

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
A third of women assessed prospectively during pregnancy and after delivery reported hot flashes during pregnancy/postpartum, for which depressive symptoms, lower education, and higher body mass index were predictors.

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Adipokines adiposity and vasomotor symptoms during the menopause transition findings from the Study of Womens Health across the Nation

Friday, August 30, 2013
Among 536 midlife women assessed annually over 8 years, an adverse adipokine profile was associated with more vasomotor symptoms, particularly hot flashes, early in the menopause transition.

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Effect of escitalopram on hot flash interference: a randomized, controlled trial

Thursday, May 31, 2012
Compared to placebo, escitalopram (10–20 mg/d) for 8 weeks reduced hot flash interference in daily life, a key measure of quality of life. Reduced hot flash interference was correlated with improvements in other hot flash variables.

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Running interference

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
The author discusses recent findings on hot flash severity, frequency, and interference by treatment.

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