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Perimenopause, menstrual cycle issues, polycystic ovarian syndrome, osteoporosis, and symptomatic menopause are the root causes of many of common health concerns among women. In spite of this, most women do not have access to easy-to-understand, accurate information. This lack of scientific information causes women to mistake the normal hormonal changes in their bodies for illness, to be unaware of simple things they can do to help themselves, and uncertain about when to seek medical specialist assistance.

Given plain language information, a woman can work in better partnership with her health care provider, and learn to cope with the hormonal changes that occur across her lifespan. For women as a whole, this translates to less need for surgery, fewer doctor visits, fewer medications to buy, and most importantly, improved quality of life.

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Enrolment complete: Perimenopausal Hot Flush Study

Enrolment is now complete. Thank you for your interest.
CeMCOR is now recruiting Canadian women for this CIHR-funded randomized controlled trial to test whether oral micronized progesterone is more effective than placebo as therapy for hot flushes and night sweats in perimenopausal women.

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Volunteer research participants are the heart of all CeMCOR research. Participants are invited to provide feedback on study processes, to learn their own results and at the end of a study, be the first to hear what the whole study found. Please become a CeMCOR research participant—you can contribute to improving the scientific information available for daughters, friends and the wider world of women.