Podcasts from menopause expert Dr Bev Lawton (director of the Women's Health Research Centre at the University of Otago, and past president of the Australasian Menopause Society).
Over 20 years ago Dr Lawton founded a clinic devoted to helping women experiencing menopause, she is also the author of 'Menopause: A New Zealand Guide'.
Listen to parts 2 & 3
- Menopause: Part 2 - why it happens Menopause expert Dr Bev Lawton explores the science of menopause; what causes it and why does it happen?
- Menopause: Part 3 - hormone replacement therapy Menopause expert Dr Bev Lawton explores the risks and benefits of taking hormones in the form of a pill, patch or cream to reduce menopause's trademark hot flushes, night sweats and other symptoms that can affect a woman's life.