Kathryn Colas, consultant, speaking to group of men in office
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Menopausal women 'need more support' in the workplace

The menopause can cause hot flushes, mood swings and even depression, and for some women it can last for more than a decade.

The government's Business Champion for Older Workers, Ros Altmann, says it can also have an economic impact, as a lack of support is forcing some women out of their jobs.

She is due to publish a report calling for more help for women coping with the menopause.

Jayne McCubbin reports.

  • 10 Mar 2015
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