We need to talk— 1/2 the population goes through menopause and most don’t know what’s happening to their bodies and minds when it happens. Yes, menopause is normal, but it can also be unpleasant and overwhelming…. so why not share in all the spaces women live and work?
Many struggle at this stage and need help. Whether that’s with medications or therapy or other options- people deserve to have access to safe, effective and evidence-based services and products. They exist and people need to know about them.
Many healthcare providers and MDs need more training and education
Canadian workplaces can do more to support women. At the very least: Start the conversation to show support and acknowledgment of women’s experiences at all ages.