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Menopause guidelines to be issued by doctors

The menopause can be a turbulent time for many women, but until now there had been no official guidance on how to treat it.

On Monday, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) published its first guidelines to doctors on the subject.

They acknowledge that it can take an emotional toll as well as a physical one, affecting relationships.

Jayne McCubbin reports.

  • 01 Jun 2015