TITLE

Experts: Understanding menopause helps working women cope better

PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Jet;2/19/96, Vol. 89 Issue 14, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the need to understand menopause in order to help working women cope better, according to experts. Symptoms; Being educated about the effects of menopause.
ACCESSION #
9602272089

 

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