Medics launch NHS menopause review amid drug shortage

5/28/2022 12:46:00 AM

Medics launch NHS menopause review amid drug shortage

Medics launch NHS menopause review amid drug shortage

HEALTH chiefs will review menopause advice in the wake of hormone replacement therapy shortages. The NHS watchdog is to look into the health effects of HRT for middle-aged women and the benefits of…

.The NHS watchdog is to look into the health effects of HRT for middle-aged women and the benefits of counselling.1Women have struggled to get hold of certain hormone medicines this year (stock image)Credit: AlamyFabulous Menopause Matters campaign, call for a spotlight on symptoms and better help for patients.

Dr Gail Allsopp, of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, said: “We recognise the impact that menopause can have and ​the need for updated guidance.“​We are working at pace on this update to ​ensure ​that it ​can be realised as soon as possible.”

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The NHS watchdog is to look into the health effects of HRT for middle-aged women and the benefits of counselling. 1 Women have struggled to get hold of certain hormone medicines this year (stock image) Credit: Alamy Fabulous Menopause Matters campaign , call for a spotlight on symptoms and better help for patients. Scroll down to nominate 1 Last year nominees rubbed shoulders with Prince William, Prime Minister Boris Johnson and David Beckham in a star-studded ceremony screened on Channel 4. Dr Gail Allsopp, of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, said: “We recognise the impact that menopause can have and ​the need for updated guidance. I suffered the most devastating chest pains so called Lynne to come to my rescue. “​We are working at pace on this update to ​ensure ​that it ​can be realised as soon as possible. So if there is someone who has helped you or your family who deserves recognition for their incredible work, this is your chance to say thank you.” Ministers began certain hormone drugs in April as pharmacies ran out and left menopausal women without medication. She went on: “Clearly, there’s an urgent need to restore confidence of the local community in maternity services at Nottingham.

Read more on the menopause . The closing date for entries is July 30, 2022. I will spare you the details now but without an immediate 10-hour overnight heart operation by Dr Papaspyros and his team you probably wouldn’t be reading this now.