Premature menopause (before the age of 40) and early menopause (before the age of 45), whether spontaneous or induced has long-term health risks. We asked Professor Gordana Prelevic to tell us how women can reduce health risks associated with premature menopause with hormone replacement therapy or HRT.
For women with menopausal symptoms, making a personal, informed decision about beginning HRT, otherwise known as hormone replacement therapy, can be challenging and scary. HRT is a form of hormone therapy used to treat symptoms associated with the menopause. We asked Professor Gordana Prelevic, a consultant endocrinologist, to tell us about HRT, the associated risks and alternative therapies.
Leading consultant endocrinologist, Professor Gordana Prelevic explains the types of medication that have a negative effect on bone health, and what you can do to reduce the effects.
Excessive hair growth can be an embarrassing problem for women, and often affects patients with PCOS. Leading consultant endocrinologist, Professor Gordana Prelevic explains all about hirsutism, and the treatment options available.
Around one in eight women are diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their life. Unfortunately, a consequence of the battle with breast cancer, is a negative effect on your bone health. Here, consultant endocrinologist, Professor Gordana Prelevic takes a look at breast cancer medication, and the effects on your bones.
Professor Gordana Prelevic is a top consultant endocrinologist, with expertise in the importance vitamin D has for the body. Here, as part of Vitamin D Day 2017, we have a Q&A session with Professor Prelevic about the importance of vitamin D.
Leading consultant endocrinologist, Professor Gordana Prelevic gives advice on how to avoid osteoporosis-related fractures.
Polycystic ovary syndrome can cause cysts to grow on the ovaries, which lead to an imbalance in hormones, affecting patients in different ways. Dr Gordana Prelevic, leading endocrinologist and specialist in PCOS, explains more about the condition.