DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE: MENOPAUSE – OVARY IMPORTANT ISSUE

 

Dr George Lee returns to discuss the latest medical news. Expect deep insights delivered with generous humour. Menopause is part and parcel of ageing for women, but the symptoms can be severe and the changes difficult to accept. But IVF specialists in Britain have proposed a new procedure that they say can delay menopause for up to 20 years. We’ll be speaking to Dr Helena Lim, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, to unpack this and whether delaying menopause is a possibility.

 

https://www.bfm.my/podcast/the-bigger-picture/health-and-living/doctor-in-the-house-menopause-ovary-important-issue

 

 

 

BFM-CONTRACEPTIVES AND BREAST CANCER RISK

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Recently, a large study of 1.8 million Danish women found that hormone contraceptives cause a small but significant increase in the risk for breast cancer. We speak to consultant obstetrician & gynaecologist Dr Helena Lim to find out if women should be alarmed.

http://www.bfm.my/dr-helena-lim-contraceptives-and-breast-cancer-risk.html

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BFM-SHARING RESPONSIBILITY FOR FAMILY PLANNING

IMG_1434When it comes to family planning, women bear a disproportionate amount of the responsibility. There are very few male methods for family planning that are both practical and effective. Consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist Dr Helena Lim explores what’s on the horizon for safer and better family planning methods.

https://www.bfm.my/sharing-responsibility-for-family-planning

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