Menopausal Hot Flashes in Women May Come Down to One Thing

Menopausal Hot Flashes in Women May Come Down to One  Thing

Menopausal Hot Flashes in Women May Come Down to One  Thing

A recent study pinpointed that how often menopausal women experience hot flashes may depend on variations in their genes. The study was printed in the journal Menopause, published by the North American Menopause Society.

Researchers examined the entire genomes of more than 17,000 women who participated in the U.S. government’s Women’s Health Initiative.

CNN reported on the findings.

Steven J. Lipsky MD, FACEP has been a Board Certified Emergency Physician in Arizona for the last 37 years, and a resident of the Town of Paradise Valley for the last 36 years. Steve Lipsky on Google Plus