Some misconceptions concerning the menopause.

  title={Some misconceptions concerning the menopause.},
  author={D D Youngs},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={75 5},
  • D D Youngs
  • Published 1990 in Obstetrics and gynecology
Traditional assumptions about menopausal and postmenopausal women suggest that they are vulnerable to marked depression and deterioration in sexual interest and activity. A review of representative gynecologic and psychiatric publications dating back to the mid-nineteenth century tend to confirm these widely held beliefs. More contemporary epidemiologic and… CONTINUE READING