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The pressure on women to remain forever young can make menopause a time you approach with dread. The thought of battling with hot flushes, uncontrollable weight gain, brittle bones, mood swings and memory loss can plunge you into depression. Is menopause really the end of life as you know it? Nicole Jaff understands the pressures and the confusion experienced by women in menopause or approaching menopause and acts as their guide through the maze of conflicting theories, the advertisements of companies offering cure-alls and the array of medical options offered by doctors. Nicole explains the theories, the claims and the myths surrounding menopause. She uses numerous case studies of women who have come to her for counselling to illustrate womens concerns to support her central themeeach woman is different and so the treatment of menopausal symptoms needs to be individually designed. A one-size-fits-all approach is of no benefit to women.Printed Pages: 384.